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Ice maker makes one huge block of ice and wont release it

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  • Michael Thibodeau May 11, 2010

    Where is the block of ice? Is the ice maker on the door or in the back of the freezer?

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If this is a rear mount ice maker....somtimes the fill tube is just a little too long and water will splash over the ice maker. Cut off about a 1/4 inch of the tube.

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I gave it to you from the manual what more do you want??

Posted on Apr 07, 2008

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    Gary Davd Apr 07, 2008

    do you still want the manual??

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    Gary Davd Apr 07, 2008


    Detailed movements by step during the Ejection.

    - 1st step: Ejection temp checking step

    Check whether the temp of the temp sensing part is below (5°F/-15°C) and whether the Ejection Stand-

    By Time after Water Supply has passed. At this point, when the F-Defrost goes into operation during the

    Ejection Standby, the Ejection Standby Time will be reset. Then, check that 55(90) min. has passed by

    recounting from the beginning after the completion of the Defrost. If the temp of temp sensing part of ice

    making become below (1.4°F/-17°C) and maintain it for 5 min, carry on the next step.

    - 2nd step: Filled up ice container checking step

    To check the ice level of the ice container, CHECK the ON/OFF (Low/High) of the ice level S/W If the ice

    level S/W is ON (Low), it means that the ice container is full and the Ejection stands by. And when the ice

    level S/W is turned OFF and 40 min. has passed, the Ejection will be carried out.

    - 3rd step: ICE TRAY overturning step (clockwise)

    It is the movement to turn over the TRAY to separate the ice cubes from the TRAY by rotating the Ejection

    motor clockwise for a certain time period. At this point, raise the guide ice to prevent the ice cubes from

    contacting the guide ice. Carry out the clockwise rotation for a minute from the start of the clockwise

    rotation or until the horizontal S/W is ON (Low) after 5 sec from the beginning of the third step when using

    horizontal S/W. If the door of the F-Room is open, stop the clockwise rotation and start the rotation after

    the door is closed. During the temporary pause, the clockwise rotation will not be counted.

    - 4th step: Ice separating step (Standby for 2 sec. at the maximum twist point )

    It is the movement to twist the tray again in the reversed state to separate the ice cubes from the tray

    completely and the tray receives torsion because the ICE-TRAY is stopped by the STOPPER. The ice

    cubes are separated by this strength and the tray stands by for 2 sec. at the maximum twist point for

    complete separation.

    - 5th step: Reverting to horizontal level step (counter clockwise)

    Rotate the Ejection motor in reverse to revert the ICE-TRAY to the horizontal level. When using the

    horizontal S/W, reverse rotation begins.

    When the horizontal S/W is ON (Low) after 5 sec from the beginning of the reverse rotation or the voltage

    of the voltage sensing part of the motor is above 0.55V, the rotation will be stopped. At this point, the

    raised guide ice becomes lowered again and touches on the highest point of the stored ice for checking

    the ice level.

    - 6th step: Motor initializing step (clockwise)

    After a sec. upon the completion of the 5th step, the Ejection motor rotates clockwise for 2ms to release the

    stress of the gear as well as to protect it.

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