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Ice Maker will not dispense ice cubes only crushed ice

It doesn't matter what the setting is on the front panel, the ice maker will always dispense crushed ice.

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  • JonNLisa Jun 17, 2008

    Helpful, I temporarily solved the problem, but all you get now is cubed ice.. :-)



    There is a rod that runs all the way from the back of the freezer to the front of the ice maker and is attacthed to the ice maker. It serves to open and close a door wich bypasses the crusher.

    The mechanism which engages the rod and turns it (which is controlled by the circuitry) does not move. I merely pulled the engaging mechanism down and forced the rod on top where it would normally be for cubed and walla.. cubed ice....

    Looks like it could be a fewof things, circuitry in the door or the circuitry in the back of the door which engages the mechanism, or perhaps the motor wich is used to move the mechanism itself..



    Thanks!!!

  • beckyrblair Jun 30, 2008

    I have the same model with the same problem. When we moved last year and connected the refrigerator back up at the new house, the ice maker would only dispense crushed ice, no matter what the setting was on. I did take the ice drawer out and thaw out, thinking that something was frozen in place, but still no cubes.

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Sounds like the circuitry on your Cubed Ice button has malfunctioned. Contact the manfacuturer for a solution.
in the meantime, u can grab the Cubed ice manually.
hope this helps!

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