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What can cause a Scotsmen ice machine trip on water pump

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What can cause a Scotsmen ice machine trip on water pump model number cme506as-1d?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  shaithus1 replied 1 year ago.

Hi. let me see if I can help... the machine will give a fault on the water pump if the pump is not pulling the correct amps or pulling too much.. it is possible you also have a problem with water input... can you tell me what other symptoms you have?

let me know


Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for your input but I think I figured it out its a new water pump and water flow is good never seen this symptom before it's bad thermistors after ohming them out hope this helps the next person thanks

Expert:  shaithus1 replied 1 year ago.

Hi.. thank you for your reply... I'm glad you were able to find the problem. I'm sorry if it seems a long time since you sent the question.. but we are not in cubicles at an office.. we are techs who do this on the side after our regular jobs...

please provide feedback and have a blessed day

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