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New (3 days old) Kenmore Elite refrigerator model 795.7103 with ice maker. Water supply line to the ice maker immediately froze up so won't fill tray to make ice. Serviceman came out and melted ice blockage in line which allowed flow (injected warm water into line). He told us to keep fridge temp at 38 or higher. With setting at 39 the line froze again. Do we keep messing with this - is there a solution that doesn't involve repeatedly thawing out the water line? Or do we tell them to take it back? We like everything else about the refrigerator. We have good flow to the water dispenser.

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First of all, your freezer should be much lower than 38 degrees. For the ice maker to even work proplerly it has to be below 10 F. Some models have a heater that goes around the fill tube to keep that from happening, but in my opinion, if its only three days old, take it back because it's much too soon for that problem to be occuring.

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