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Im not getting ice from my icemaker, I do get water from the door dispenser just no ice. please help

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Your ice maker has its own dedicated water valve. It sits right alongside the water in the door solenoid and valve and looks sorta like this:im not getting ice from my icemaker, I do get - 098fbc3.jpgWhat makes it work? The ice maker. After dumpin a batch it refills its ice mold. So what goes wrong? The solenoid dies or the innards jam in the water valve. Check this simple youtube video on verifying the problem:
More here and a manual

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