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My RF260 BEA ice maker filler arm will not go down to refill…

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My RF260 BEA ice...

My RF260 BEA ice maker filler arm will not go down to refill cube tray with water. I push the reset button and water fills the tray once and that is it. Help

Contractor's Assistant: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of the appliance? And has it done this before?

It is a RF260BEA frig with an ice maker and no indoor water dispenser. It started when I changed the water filter for the first time. No this is 1st time.

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

If I can

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

I did buy the correct filter Lowes (Samsung filter

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Appliance Technician: Tyler Z., Appliance Doc replied 8 months ago

Unfortuantely the mechanical linkage inside the head of the icemaker is just sticking. You may be able to manually move the arm and get it working again, but you need to replace the icemaker to fix the issue so you don't have to continue to reset the icemaker. Below is a link to the icemaker for your model number if you wanted to replace it yourself.

CLICK HERE for icemaker

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