LG Ice Maker Tray Not Turning. This article will provide you possible solutions to the problems with your LG ice maker tray. Read on the article and find the solution to the turning tray problems.
The ice maker is the most needed part of our kitchen. It consists of an ice tray and a piston. Ice maker collects the water and then it is poured over the tray. Water gets freeze slowly. When the ice is completely frozen the cylindrical piston will drop down all the ice.
The flex tray ice maker comes in a feeler arm or IR sensor. The IR sensor will deliver the sense that ice is ready. So you can dump it. Feeler arm is the wire in the ice maker which aids in shutting the ice maker. It comes with a spring at the head of the ice maker. When the motor gets lifted it produces force to make it moving. If the spring gets broke the LG ice maker tray will not turn.
Following are the reasons
Why your ice maker tray is no turning
Ice may be clumped in the tray
Ice may be clumped in the tray so the tray is not turning. To make it turning again and dump the ice you will need to provide some heat there.
Ice is stuck in the raker
Not every ice maker comes with a raker. Sometimes ice chunks may get stuck in the raker and it may get jammed.
The dispenser may be clogged if the LG Ice maker tray is not turning
Your ice maker dispenser may gets clogged if some ice freezes in it. This clogged dispenser may not let your tray turn.
The auger motor of the ice maker is frozen may be the key reason of the LG Icemaker tray not turning
No longer used the ice maker? The auger motor got freeze? The tray of your ice maker will not turn.
So, to know why the tray is not turning, let’s discuss the two factors.
There may be three possible positions of the tray:
- It is partially tilted for one hour.
- It is partially tilted for more than one hour.
- It may completely upside down.
First of all, check the position of the tray of the ice maker to find a solution.
Partially tilted position
If the tray is partially tilted, for one hour. Then it is easy to fix. Water is filled in the tray and the cold air pass through it. Then about half an hour later the tray may slide partially.
Tilted for more than one hour
If the tray gets tilted for more than one hour then the ice maker needs to be reset.
There is an on/off button on the left side of the ice maker. Check this button.
If it is off then switch it on. It will take 24 hours to start the production of ice.
But what if it is On? So, let’s reset it.
How to reset it?
Press the test button.
Put a cloth or towel and remove all the water-filled from it.
Dry the tray, refill, and let it freeze.
Completely upside-down position
It is an alarming situation,. If the ice maker is turned completely upside-down, this position will not make ice. It means that you have to repair it.
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How to Replace the LG Ice Maker
Here you can read about GE Ice Maker Reset.