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Troubleshooting - Maytag MIM1555YRS0 User Instructions

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TROUBLESHOOTING
First try the solutions suggested here or visit our website and reference FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
to possibly avoid the cost of a service call.
In the U.S.A., www.maytag.com
In Canada, www.maytag.ca
Your ice maker will not operate
Electrical Shock Hazard
Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet
Do not remove ground prong.
Do not use an adapter.
Do not use an extension cord.
Failure to follow these instructions can result in death,
fire, or electrical shock.
Is the power cord plugged in? Plug intoa grounded 3 prong
outlet.
Is the control set to ON? Be sure that the control is set to
ON.
Has a household fuse blown, or has a circuit breaker
tripped? Replace the fuse or reset the circuit breaker. If the
problem continues, call an electrician.
Is the room temperature
cooler than normal? Room
temperature must be above 55°F (13°C). Otherwise, bin
thermostat may sense cold room temperature and shut off
even though the bin is not full of ice. The ice maker may not
restart once it does shut off.
Does the green light come on when the Clean button is
pushed? The ice maker is receiving power but may need
cleaning. See "Cleaning."
Does the ice maker have a drain pump? If there was a large
amount of water added to the ice maker, wait a few minutes
for the drain pump to clear. If there is still water in the bin,
check to see whether the drain hose is kinked.
Ice maker seems
noisy
Is water being circulated through the ice maker? This is
normal operation. Water is added once per ice-making cycle.
Is the water in the reservoir
overflowing?
This is normal.
This overflow helps to purge minerals that were removed from
the water during the ice making process.
Is there a "whooshing"
sound? Check the following things:
Make sure that the water supply is hooked up and turned
on.
Make sure that the drain cap is tight and the water drain
pan pump is securely attached to the water pan.
Is there ice between
the evaporator
plate and the cutting
grid? Check that the ice maker is level. See "Leveling." If the
ice maker is level, and the problem persists, run a cleaning
cycle. See "Cleaning."
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Ice maker runs but produces
no ice
Is the control set to ON? Be sure that the control is set to
ON.
Is the water supply connected?
Make sure the water supply
is properly connected and turned on.
Is the drain cap securely
in place? If the drain cap is loose,
water will empty from the water pan, and you will have either
thin ice or no ice. Tighten the drain cap.
Is there debris in the drain tube? Clean the drain tube.
Is there a kink in the drain line? Be sure that there are no
kinks in the line.
Is the service light flashing
on and off continually?
Call for
service.
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