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Kenmore Icemaker Problem

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Refrigerator model # 25379152990

Icemaker I think is the modular type with a large gear turning a smaller gear. Larger gear may be turned by screwdriver. Water is available to inlet of water valve. I unplugged frige for three hours in case of frozen water line. No luck. Will the gear turn automatically while freezer door is open? It doesn't.  Any input?

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Unplugging the fridge for 3 hours will not melt an ice plug.  Try manually starting the harvest cycle to see if the water fill valve energizes-- listen for its hum at the end o the harvest cycle.  To start the harvest, grab the harvest fingers and gently, steadily lift them up until you feel the unit "catch" and go on its own.

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