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Kenmore Refrigerator 795.71059010

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This is one of those foreign looking not really Kenmore-ish machines. Ice maker doesn't work. Water dispenser shows good pressure. There are no ice cubes in the ice maker and when I put a glass of water in it manually it freezes but the cubes don't get ejected from the ice maker even over night. Do I have a bad ice maker? When I turn the ice maker off and back on using its own power button, it makes a few stepper motor like sounds and I see the mold trying to rotate or turn back and forth but very little movement barely enough to get noticed, but thats about it nothing else, it goes quiet again.

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edit : did not look up ice maker , sorry , asleep ,

soon as i saw it i thought .........shoot ....it ..........it's dead

Edited by Cactus Bob

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Under the left side of the icemaker is a small square test button. Hold it down and see if it starts rotating then fills with water. If it doesn't rotate ,replace icemaker. Part # aeq72910408. If it rotates and doesn't fill, we will need to dig in further. Very rarely is it not the ice maker.

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Ok I will try the test button procedure. Thanks BryanS.

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