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Buzzing sound? 4yrs old already and started to have this sound. it's like the something is loose. I thought it was the ice maker, but not. what could that be? and is it safe to run it still??

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When you use the water dispenser or the ice maker fills with water you can hear the water inlet valve solenoid buzz.
When you use the ice dispenser you can hear the solenoid buzz which opens the ice door.

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