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Ice freezes into one solid block and won't dump out of the tray

My ice maker fills the ice cube tray with water, when the water turns to ice cubes the ice tray turns over but the ice does not fall out, then the water fills up the tray again as if the tray was empty only to over flow the tray and gets water over everything.

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  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    half filled ice trays

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    ice tray half filled

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    Ice want fall out of the tray

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Remove cube tray from ice maker. clean with limeaway adn rinse. Spray with a light coating of PAM cooking spray. wipe dry and reinstall. be careful not to damage the sensor ( in center of tray)

Posted on Aug 26, 2009

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Is it the bottom sliding door freezer? I found if not balanced properly, the freezer door doesn't always close entirely. Therefore the ice begins to melt once made. As the door is slide open and closed, sometimes all the way other times only partially. Therefore it thaws and refreezes over an over making the block.

Posted on Apr 05, 2015

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