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No crushed ice

Our Frididaire elements side-by-side has both crushed and cubed ice in the door. It will not crush ice hardly at all. It will crush a very small amount then just dispense cubed ice. Is there something we can do or check?

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  • robnhollye Jul 03, 2008

    We did what was suggested and it helped for one day then went back to doing the same thing.



    Thanks so much for the suggestion anyway,

    Holly

  • Anonymous Oct 30, 2008

    I have the same problem and tried the fix offered. It appears that there may be something broken in the mechanism that crushes the ice. Is the tray/crusher a part that is sold on the market for replacement?

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  • pull out the auger assembly (big plastic tray with a metal coil in it that holds the ice) and dump all the ice out.
  •  clean out the whole thing and let any ice residue melt, then try it. 
  • sometimes a small amount of ice will buildup around the ice crusher and keep it from engaging.

Posted on Jun 29, 2008

  • Mike Durland
    Mike Durland Jul 06, 2008



    • none of my free suggestions have helped you at all?

    •  if you fell  the issue with the machine is something else let me know, i will try to help you figure it out.

    • it seems that we were on the right track if it worked for a day.

    • the icemaker might be leaking water inside the auger and freezing.

    Mike


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