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Preventative Maintenance - Freestanding Ice Maker

Preventative Maintenance -  Maytag Freestanding Ice Maker

To keep your Ice Maker running smoothly we recommend performing the below routine checks and tasks. 

When Task Why How

Clean Interior

  • Will help keep the refrigerator and freezer organized - free of spoiled or expired food
  • Remove and/or prevent odors from forming 

Hand washing with a mild detergent is recommended for cleaning. Don't forget to clean the bins and rails. 

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Every 3 - 9 Months Change Water Filter    
Yearly  Clean Condenser Coils
  • Helps keep your ice maker running efficiently
  • Removes built up grease and/or hair from the condenser coils

Not all condenser coils need to be cleaned, refer to your Owner's Manual for specific instructions for your model. 

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Yearly Inspect Door Seals/Gaskets
  • Cuts down on un-needed air leaks
  • Helps keep your ice maker running efficiently

Don't forget to clean your gaskets monthly with warm water


Check Leveling

  • Will help with proper door function (opening and closing)
  • Will help ice maker operations

Make sure the ice maker is level both front to back and side to side.

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