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Offline JudyNH

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Kenmore Elite refrigerator icemaker not working
« on: December 18, 2010, 07:01:49 PM »
The ice maker on this 2009 refrigerator stopped working and although I have a Sears warranty, they didn't show up after giving me an appointment 2 1/5 weeks ago and now say they won't be able to schedule a technician until Jan. 12.  I'll never buy from Sears again and will never get a warranty beyond what the manufacturer provides automatically.

If you know an easy way to repair this, please let me know with detailed instructions.

Model 596.76252702

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Re: Kenmore Elite refrigerator icemaker not working
« Reply #1 on: December 18, 2010, 08:05:47 PM »
Could you tell us a bit more about what the ice maker is or is not doing?

For example is the ice maker not getting any water to it?
Maybe the ice maker is getting water, but not dumping the cubes out?

Are the cubes hollow?
Are the fingers that push the ice cubes out frozen in the ice?

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Re: Kenmore Elite refrigerator icemaker not working
« Reply #2 on: December 18, 2010, 08:06:31 PM »
Have you changed your water filter? Do you have hard water?
Your ice box is similar to this puppy right here: Amana Bottom Mount ice box service manual
« Last Edit: December 18, 2010, 08:13:05 PM by JWWebster »
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