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Ice maker thrmostat problem

Was it your thermostat that was staying on and melting ice? I have this problem and I read what you did can you help me? Chris

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  • chrisbernacc Sep 17, 2008

    had mine replaced because it was over filling with water and freezing all over the new ice cubes. Some of my cubes were stuck in the tray and when I had it replaced I saw that the tray had caroded from??? and that is why the ice couldn't pass out. When is was getting stuck more water would come in to take the palce of the ice pushed through. But it would overflow for the ice that was stuck. Than freeze and stick all the ice together. Big mess. Had it changed out with a new ice maker and all is good. I watched and it looked simple. Just a few screws.

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We were told there are not thermistats only thermistors that we replaced with the new circuit board.

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