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I have a 3 door Whirlpool Gold fridge. The bottom

I have a 3 door Whirlpool Gold fridge. The bottom door (freezer) was left open about an inch or so over night and everything melted. We cleaned it all up and now the ice maker isn't working. Any thoughts?

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ACTUALL FREEZER TEMPATURE MAY BE ABOVE 17 DEGREES. THEN THE ICE MAKER WILL NOT WORK. OR MOISTURE GOT IN TO THE HEAD OF THE ICE MAKER AND FROZE THE GEAR.

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