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My Samsung 4 door refrigerator suddenly turned off the ice maker. I've tried the test button and no chime. I also tried unplugging it. Is there any other way to get the ice maker to turn on?

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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It is quite possible the water line near the ice-maker is frozen. I would try a warm hair drier to thaw it out.

Posted on Apr 21, 2008

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SOURCE: Kitchen Aid Ice maker Stopped working

The ice maker has stopped working. The red led light blinks when the freezer door is opened. Any thoughts?

Posted on Sep 16, 2008

dennis dodge

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SOURCE: Ice maker quit working

go back to your sales people this is under warranty and it's propably a system problem . don't void warranty . // hold on i thought the sysem had failed . ice maker must be 15 deg or lower . to work ... close the drawer and give it 24 and see what it will do . but it is still under mfg warranty . **** ..

Posted on Jan 06, 2010

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SOURCE: Ice maker makes noise like it is working but turned off

Hi,
If you want to have a working ice maker it will need to be replaced. You can buy the whole unit part # 1129316 for almost the same price as any of the individual parts. Behind the unit on the back wall is a plug with several wires unplug this plug to disable the icemaker.
If I can be of further assistance please let me know.

Posted on Apr 15, 2010

barrysu

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SOURCE: Samsung Refrigerator makes ice, but then quits.

I have this same thing happening, also. I have not been able to find a solution to this issue, however. The ejector blades push against the ice, apparently a gear pops loose with a loud clicking sound and the heater either does not work or never turns on. I end up killing the breaker to thr refrig,`removing the icemaker, letting it wrm up dumping the ice and putting it back in.

Posted on Feb 04, 2011

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