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Troubleshooting and Repairing Major Appliances, 3rd Edition by Eric Kleinert

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CHAPTER
Automatic Ice Makers
The automatic ice maker is an independent appliance, installed in the freezer or in the freezer compartment of a refrigerator. The ice maker has three distinct operations: fill, freeze, and harvest the ice cubes. It is the refrigerator/freezer cooling system that allows the water to freeze into whatever shape is designed by the ice mold or tray. The amount of time it takes for the ice maker to produce and harvest ice cubes will depend on:
  Freezer temperature
  Food load conditions
  Number of door openings
  Ambient temperature
Safety First
Any person who cannot use basic tools or follow written instructions should not attempt to install, maintain, or repair any automatic ice makers. Any improper installation, ...

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