I have a Whirlpool refrigerator that is just over a year old and the ice
maker has stopped making ice. Is there a place to find any info on removal
and repair? Id like to take the unit out and inspect it but have never
The unit had some ice in it and looked to be in the process of depositing
it, but stopped. When I checked it a few days later, that ice was gone. I
removed the little plastic cover on the front that exposes the "gear" which
says "do not manually rotate". I didn't rotate it but did notice that when I
pressed on it toward the back of the refrigerator, it seemed to rotate a
little at a time, and sometimes water would try to fill it, but overflowed.
Other than that, I cant say much else about symptoms. Any help would be
try this, it worked for me. My icemaker used to get frozen up. Just hit the
gears and moving partts with a warm hair dryer to see if that helps. If you
can, lever your fridge unplugged and off over night. This could fix your
problem. If not, try the other posts.
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