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The steps for cleaning an ice maker in a refrigerator door are generally the same, regardless of the manufacturer. Ice makers should be cleaned and sanitized regularly to avoid cloudy ice that forms in odd clumps and sme... More »

Home refrigerator ice makers, like those manufactured by Amana, work by using electrical circuitry and switches to progress through the steps required to make ice. Each step is automatically triggered by the completion o... More »

The Appliance Repair website offers an online Amana refrigerator and ice maker manual that includes troubleshooting information. It is accessible for download in its entirety, or readers can click through directly to the... More »

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Home refrigerator ice makers, like those manufactured by Amana, work by using electrical circuitry and switches to progress through the steps required to make ice. Each step is automatically triggered by the completion o... More »

If an ice maker is leaking, it is important to identify the source of the leak, then either fix it at home or contact a repair service, depending on one's abilities. The power and water supply can be shut off to stop wat... More »

To operate the shut-off valve for an ice maker, first locate the valve. Usually, it is located on the wall behind the refrigerator in a protective box. Rotate the lever or the knob of the valve by hand to shut off water ... More »

Some common problems in ice makers include improperly dispensing ice, a lack of ice being made, strange noises or white marks on the ice. Additionally, ice makers sometimes produce ice that has a bad odor and bad taste. More »