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How do I thaw the water line to the ice maker?

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If possible, unplugging the unit and letting it melt is best. If not, using rubber gloves, dip a towel in boiling water and wrap around sections of pipe until it's thawed. A heat gun or hair dryer is also good. You have to have patience though

Posted on Jul 15, 2010

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You'll need to first defrost/thaw the freezer and the water line in order to get water flowing again. This can take some time, so you might want to shut off the ice maker by lifting the ice maker bin arm, which will stop it from cycling/calling for more ice to be made.

You can try to thaw the line by using a household hair dryer, but unless you have only a small area of the water line frozen, it could take some time. That is why it is best to empty the fridge/freezer and keep the doors open and the unit off to allow for a complete defrosting of the unit. Have towels, sponges and buckets handy to get all the water.

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Make sure the water line is ok and not obstructed or kinked

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