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I have a scottsman cm 250 ice machine put a new bin

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I have a scottsman cm 250 ice machine put a new bin thermostat in it but will not shut off when full. Could it be the relay?
JA: What's the make and model? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Scottsman cm250ae1e serial no. 599868 07l bought new in early 90s
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: No
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 month ago.

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Yes the relay or board is bad then. Check the wiring from the bin thermostat to the board and if that is good replace the board.

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