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Hello, I'm Joel and will be glad to help you today.
The thumping noise you hear is a stripped gear in the head of the ice maker, the ice maker unit will need to be replaced.
Refrigerator Ice Maker
Part #:###-##-####- click here
I linked you to the part at sears above but you can likely find one cheaper on ebay or amazon just do a search at those sites using the part number I provided above if you would like to shop around.
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