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Icemaker forms ice dam at entry into door chute.

Occurs within several hours of removing an ice dam. Another one forms and blocks the ice exit from the icemaker bin into the door chute.

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    Controlfrk May 11, 2010

    Make and Model number are important to resolving this problem.

  • Mike Smith
    Mike Smith May 11, 2010

    Open the freezer door . look down the ice shoot and see if you can see daylight . If so , the ice door isn't closing , letting warm air into the shoot and bin . Without model number , can't give part numbers .

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Look up into the chute from outside the door. Make sure the chute door is closing completely.That is a common problem on those but not in that short of a time. I have seen them that freeze up every few weeks or so, but yours is pretty drastic. I'm betting the door is not closing correctly.

Posted on Sep 16, 2009

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