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Ice trap on freezer door is broken

I noticed that the ice was either falling out or stacking up inside.Looking from below I can see that the right "arm" of the lever was not in the small metal ring. When I put the arm in the ring the entire Ring/button fell out of place. Am I able to remove the front panel of the ice/water dispensor to get a good look and see what needs to be repaired. It has a casing around it, but I did not want to pry open unless it was meant to be accessed for repairs. I can not see any way to the device from the inside of the door. The water dispensor works fine.
I did get the ring/button in a place(blind guess) ,but the system still seemd off kilter. i can't locate the manuel. Any suggestions?
Barbara

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I am having the same problem. I called Sears and am told I have to replace the entire freezer door! You can take off the front panel -- there are clips at the bottom underside of the panel.

Did you resolve your problem?

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