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My refrigirator makes a steady knocking sounding noise for short periods of time and my ice maker is not working

Contractor's Assistant: What's the make and model of the fridge? And can you guesstimate how old is it?

It is a kitchen aide side by side with a bottom freezer drawer model KBFS22EWMS3. It is five years old

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

If possible

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The knocking sound may be coming from the icemaker, if the icemaker mold heater has gone bad the unit will continue to try and eject the cubes and can make a knocking sounds for short periods of times. I would suspect since the icemaker is not working and you are getting that sound I would say you just have a bad icemaker. CLICK HERE PART

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