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Ice maker will not change back from crushed ice to cubed ice.

Several weeks ago my wife removed the ice tray from the freezer. Since she placed it back in, it will on dispense cruched ice. Could this be an issue with the switch, or is there something that we may have accidently bumped that is preventing it from changing back to dispense cubed ice?

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You may not of gotten the metal rod on the bottom of the tray back in the right spot. remove the tray and slide it back in if problem persists you probably have a frozen or failed ice solinoid. this is behind the back wall and engages when you have cubed ice selected.remove the back panel and then remove solinoid and let it thaw rub the plunger with a little wd-40 and reinstall if you don't see any signs of the plastic melted or the p[l;unger remains stuck in the solinoid body. if problem reoccures replace the solinoid

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