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My side by side refridge ice maker is not making enough cubes and found a blob of ice in tray.

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The water inlet valve on the back of the unit where the water supply comes in can have a slow leak and will cause ice to buildup and block the fill tube. Disconnect the ice maker line from the valve and watch to see if it has a slow drip. It doesn’t take much to eventually block the fill tube.
This drip can also drip into the ice bin.

Is the freezer cold enough? Should be close to 10 degrees.

The wire bail that goes up when the ice dumps also goes down and connects a switch which allows the ice maker to refill and start another cycle. If this switch isn't made it can slow down the production of ice. If this seems to be the problem you can inspect it by taking the plastic end cover off the ice maker and you may need to remove the ice maker to get to the switch to adjust it by slightly bending the metal piece which makes the switch.



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