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I have a GE monogram icemaker ZDIS150. The water fills the

I have a GE monogram...
I have a GE monogram icemaker ZDIS150. The water fills the resevior when I turn it on. The compressor cools the ice making plate. But the water does not circulate over the plate. I have left it on for >24hrs. THe plate is cold enough since wet fingers stick to it. Is it a float that signals the circulating pump to start? If so, Where is it? Does the pump need to be primed? This is a machine that was running, previoius owner of the house cleaned it and had it off when we moved in. It hasn't worked since.
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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

Yes. That is that tank fills and empty's everyso often. If I turn the ice maker off and back on, it fills. I noticed it will try to fill even if there is water in it so I'm assuming this is on a timer and does not use a float?


 

Yes you are correct, you have a bad circulation pump on the unit, you can try to take it out and make the impellar work again, it is most likely seized from none use, If that does not work you can order a replacement pump below for this unit by clicking on the blue link below

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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

No huming. Is the impeller on the bottom? And do I need to take that whole bracket out to try and free the impellar?

Yes you will need to do that, I also found just the pump itself so you don't have to replace everything else, this will save out quite a bit of money.


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Customer reply replied 4 years ago


OK. Thanks. I appreciate it. It seems weird to have happened since it was only down for a couple of weeks. But hey, stuff happens.


 


 

That is true, Enjoy your SUday today!
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