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Ice maker trap door does not close tightly, ice cubes become one big cube and water drips from the ice cube trap door. need some adjustment to this door so cubes do not melt and water run out of storage and keep cubes loose in the ice bin.

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    Mike Smith May 11, 2010

    Due to the many different models and brands of refrigerators , access and operation of the dispensor controls , differ many times over . If you could return with the brand and model number , either myself or another fixyx expert , would be glad to help .

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Remove the dispenser cover by gently prying starting at the bottom going round and round a little at a time to prevent from breaking it. When it's off the screws will be exposed to access the other components.
There is a solenoid that operates the door that could be sticking.
The hinge on the door could be broken or the bracket it goes in could be broken.The spring could also be off or broke. You'll have to look to see what's wrong.

Posted on Sep 23, 2009

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SOURCE: Water leaks into storage bin

open the machine control panel side and cube adjustable thermostat available in side,adjusted in the thermostat screw

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SOURCE: Ice cubes made by ice maker become large fused chunks over time.

Ice cubes will deteriorate over time if not used. They shrink due to defrosting of the freezer and will become stale.
Once the ice bin is full, turn the ice maker off until you use the cubes and or dump the cubes every 3 or 4 days and start over.

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icemaker have problem

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In photo below you can see the heating element that comes on moments before the ice maker drops the ice. If not working then the icemaker will struggle to unload. You need to unplug the refrigerator and then unpluge the ice maker and remove it to test these parts. Test with a multi meter or ohm meter. Test the 2 connections next to the number #26. Hope this helps, Sea Breeze
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Posted on May 21, 2009

SOURCE: Symptoms: Ice cubes melt, drip then refreeze causing

are you having any cooling problems? take a look at your ice cream, if you have any. does it look like it has melted and refrozen? if so, you have a cooling problem, and that is causing ice to melt, then refreeze. if you have no cooling problems, then you may have a faulty water valve solenoid, or even a faulty icemaker.

Posted on Feb 15, 2010

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