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Ice maker quit making ice

I have a Kenmore that is about 4 yrs old and have always had problems with my ice maker (model 106.72102100). This time my ice maker started by making hollow ice cubes and then having a hard time dumping them into the tray - I would have to pull them off the top my self. Now the ice tray seems fairly full and frozen, but won't dump the ice cubes. It also had frozen ice in the container like it has been dripping into it. I haven't changed the filter in quit some time (I'm bad), but didn't know if this could be the problem or not. Also on my model, I didn't know if I could completely remove the filter and still use the refrig without it (override it). It kind of implies that I can in the manual, but when I called Sears, they will not help me at all.

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Your refrig has a built in bypass in the filter housing so yes it will work with out a filter in place. if you have not replaced your filter in the last 6 months that is likely the problem. Hollow cubes are usually a sign of not enough water getting into the icemaker then it cycles too fast and harvests hollow cubes.

when the hollow cubes fall into your bucket they bust and put water in with your cubes freezing them together. so by solving your water supply problem you'll solve most of your icemaking issues..

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