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My 501f ice cube maker just drips water into the cube receptacle and makes 1 or 2 small cubes of ice. the receptacle fills with water and freezes. It worked perfectly two days ago

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  • scottyboy195 Aug 21, 2010

    guess I'll just call a repair guy to come fix it. Is there a way to turn it off in the meantime?

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Here is a good troubleshooting procedure for this problem, and should let you know what your problem is and how to fix it:
http://www.ehow.com/how_112158_repair-clogged-ice.html
Can't answer your question more specifically, since it seems to me you're saying at first, that the water just drips in (indicating clogged tube), but in the second line you state the receptable fills with water and freezes...at any rate, the web blog should help you figure it out.
Good luck, and hope this helps.

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    Tom Carson Aug 22, 2010

    There should be a petcock valve to shut the water feed off, and the electrical control plug can be disconnected, but getting to it could be hard. If the water is shut off, that should work until you get it serviced. Good luck, hope this helps.

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