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Kenmore Elite icemaker

model 1065744700 Everything is working great but the ice maker will not despense. It hums like it is going to work and then quits. If you cut icemaker off for a few days it goes together in one clump.
The cubes are not seperated.

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I'm sorry that you are having some difficulties with your Kenmore Elite Refrigerator's icemaker. is a great web site to receive expert assistance to just about everything. I did some research for you at and found an expert answer to a similar question that may shed some light on this problem. I have attached the link below. If you decide you would like to schedule service from a qualified technician, I have also attached a link to I hope theses links will be helpful until your expert can respond.
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May 28th, 2011
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Lyle W
It sounds like the ice maker may be overfilling and then it is not able to eject the ice. You can try to adjust the fill level on the ice maker module to fix that problem. The image below shows the procedure for adjusting the fill level on your type of ice maker. Here is a video that shows how to remove that ice maker from the freezer (with the refrigerator



Video: Whirlpool Ice maker replacement repair DIY


If you cannot adjust the water fill level, then you probably have a bad fill valve or a bad ice maker module. Here is a link for a previous answer that provides a comprehensive technical troubleshooting guide for that type of ice maker system:

How do I get my icemaker to work? There is no ice/water in the system anywhere.

This information may help you resolve this ice maker problem. If you need more assistance, reply with additional details.

This ice maker system can be difficult to diagnose and repair on your own. If you do not feel confident repairing this problem yourself, then you can have it repaired at your home by a Sears technician. Here is a link for the website:

Sears Home Services

by Lyle W Earned 136,245 community points in Kenmore
May 29th, 2011
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