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The ice maker (model # CAN3) just quit making ice after I emptied the ice bucket last Friday - why?

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: Whirlpool GD5RHAXNQ00 Ice maker not making ice

We had a similar problem and there was a broken/stripped gear in the icemaker. A&E replaced it to the tune of $150 or so. I don't recall exactly but I recall my husband thinking he could replace the entire icemaker for the price we paid to repair it. The gear make the ice tray flip out the ice once frozen. Good luck, hope that helps a little.

Posted on Jul 15, 2008

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SOURCE: Ice Cube Maker

Here is a link for the srevice manual ( section 7 discusses how to troubleshoot an ice maker ) that should get you going..

http://136.166.4.200/contents/Fridge/LFX25960/LFX25960_Service_Manual.pdf

Hope this helps you...

Posted on Sep 15, 2008

Sea Breeze
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SOURCE: Whirlpool Model GS6NBEXRL01 ice maker not making ice

Most likely the water control valve on back of the refrigerator near floor or the thermostat inside the ice maker is defective. You can fill the ice maker with water from tap and see if it cycles one time or you can check the control valve solenoid that feeds water to the ice maker. Click on link below and then paste your model number in model search feature. That takes you to a page with breakdown photos of the parts I mentioned. On the left of your screen click on photo # 12. If you need help with this I am here, just let me know, Sea Breeze

http://servicepartstec.blogspot.com/

Posted on May 20, 2009

SOURCE: ice maker very slow to make ice

Sir, To solve this problem, you must open the compressor area at the back bottom of the refrigerator and chek the temperature of the pressure line. If the temperature is between 55celcius to 60 than its ok. Or else you need to change the refrigerant. I suggest you to contact the service authority.

Thanks for contacting Fixya.

Posted on Sep 12, 2009

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SOURCE: Ice Maker not making ice

Hi,
Here are some basic tips for ice maker troubleshooting2_bing.gif...

Ice Maker Problems and Ice Maker Troubleshooting
http://www.fixya.com/support/r3876071-ice_maker_problems_ice_maker

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Posted on Jun 09, 2010

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First things first, is it cooling ok? if yes then proceed.
im assuming it stopped making ice altogether, and not a matter of making ice but not dispensing.

If your ice bucket is located in the door itself, you have an electric eye icemaker system, which electronically determines if the bucket is full or not. this electric eye system, located on both side walls of freezer, consist of a transmitter board and a receiver board. you could have a problem with these boards, the icemaker itself, a bad water valve, or depending on the model year, a icemaker fill line that can get clogged with ice, but due to a faulty design, a fill tube heater must be installed.

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