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The ice maker is getting too cold at the bottom and the water is freezing. Repairman stated that they need the manual to adjust the temperature.

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  • rolando ingking May 11, 2010

    The repairman could be right but they should have tried
    based on their experience.

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First of all water is not supposed to be present anywhere in the ice maker. only if the valve which fills up the ice trays & the water dispenser. Secondly its frost free too! This means that the water flowing into the ice maker is filling more water resulting in overflow & spillage of water on the bottom of the ice maker. The water valve which is responsible for controlling the quantity of water to the above, is at fault. The water valve is controlled by a solenoid which acts as an electromagnet & its rate of flow to the ice maker or should I say quantity, i.e. being controlled in turn by these coils. Should they weaken the valve will allow more water since the magnetic induction is a little weak. Water, if spilled over has to freeze because that part is a ICE maker. I hope you can catch my logic. If the fridge part/side was accumulating ice, then that's a different issue. If it is the second one kindly post it a comment so that I can also suggest the fault then.
Right now have the solenoid vale changed or adjusted if there is any electrician who can do so!
Mp puns intended............sodeep

Posted on Oct 02, 2009

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