Expert Ice Maker Repair Services

Robs Appliance Plus is your go-to destination for top-notch ice maker repair services. If your ice maker is acting up, causing ice production issues, or displaying any signs of malfunction, our team of skilled technicians is here to save the day. With years of experience in the industry, we specialize in repairing all major ice maker brands, providing efficient and reliable solutions to keep your ice makers running smoothly. 

At Robs Appliance Plus, we prioritize customer satisfaction, offering prompt service, fair pricing, and unparalleled expertise to ensure your ice maker is back in action, delivering ice-cold refreshments whenever needed. Trust us for your ice maker repair needs, and let us handle the rest!

Common Ice Maker Problems

Common Ice Maker Problems

Ice makers are convenient appliances that provide a steady supply of ice for various purposes. However, like any other machine, they can experience problems over time. 

Here are some common ice maker problems you might encounter:

  • Not Making Ice: One of the most common issues is when the ice maker fails to produce ice. That could be due to various reasons, such as clogged water lines, a faulty water inlet valve, or a malfunctioning thermostat.
  • Low Ice Production: If your ice maker is producing ice, but the quantity is lower than usual, it might indicate a problem with the water supply. A partial blockage in the water line or a slow water flow could be the cause.
  • Ice with Strange Odor or Taste: If your ice cubes have an unusual smell or taste, it could be attributed to impurities in the water supply. The ice maker’s mold or refrigerator water filter may also need cleaning or replacing.
  • Leaking Water: A leaking ice maker can lead to water pooling around the appliance or freezing inside the ice bin. A damaged water line, a cracked ice mold, or a faulty water inlet valve can cause this.
  • Ice Maker Freezing Up: The ice maker can sometimes freeze up, preventing the ice from ejecting properly. Ice buildup around the ejector’s arm, a faulty motor module, or an issue with the defrost system can cause this problem.
  • Ice Maker Overfills or Doesn’t Stop Making Ice: If the ice maker doesn’t shut off when the ice bin is full or continuously produces ice without stopping, the problem may lie with the ice maker’s sensor, control board, or shut off arm.

You can troubleshoot and fix some issues with proper guidance and essential tools. However, suppose you’re uncertain about the problem or lack experience in appliance repair. In that case, it’s best to contact a professional technician, repairman, and handyman to safely diagnose and fix the ice maker.

Ice Maker Brands We Repair

We offer repair services to a variety of ice maker brands. We repair the following well-known ice maker brands:

  • Amana
  • Maytag
  • Whirlpool
  • Kitchenaid
  • Jennaire
  • GE
  • Frigidaire
  • Electrolux
  • Samsung
  • Sub Zero
  • Viking
  • Bosch
  • Blue Star
  • Thermador
  • And many more.
Ice Maker Repair Technician Joelton

Signs That The Ice Maker Needs To Be Repaired

Here are some signs that your ice maker needs repairs.

  1. Low Production or Not Making Ice: One of the most obvious signs that your ice maker needs repair is a significant decrease in ice production or a complete lack of ice production. If you notice that the ice tray remains empty for an extended period or the ice output is much lower than usual, it’s likely a sign of a problem.
  2. Small or Deformed Ice Cubes: If the amount of ice cubes produced is smaller than usual or has an uncommon shape, it may indicate an issue with the water supply line or the ice maker’s mechanism. That could be due to a clogged water filter or a malfunctioning ice maker motor.
  3. Ice has Strange Odor or Taste: If the ice cubes have an unusual smell or taste, it could be a sign of contaminated water or a dirty ice maker. Mold, mildew, or old ice can cause these odors and affect the quality of the ice.
  4. Leaks or Water Pooling: Puddles around or beneath the ice maker indicate a problem. Leaks could result from a damaged water line, a faulty valve, or a cracked ice maker assembly.
  5. Excessive Frost or Ice Buildup: If you notice excessive frost or ice buildup in the ice maker or the ice maker tray, it may be a sign of a malfunctioning defrost system. That can impede the proper functioning of the ice maker.

If you encounter any of these signs, it’s best to address them promptly to prevent further damage and ensure your ice maker operates efficiently. Depending on the complexity of the problem, it is best to have a refrigerator ice maker technician from Robs Appliance Plus do the job of troubleshooting the problem. 

Why Choose Us?

Regarding ice maker repair, Robs Appliance Plus is the top choice for all your needs. Here are the compelling reasons why you should choose us for your ice maker repair and other appliance repair needs:

  1. Expertise and Experience: With years of experience in the appliance repair industry, our skilled technicians have encountered and resolved a wide range of ice maker issues. They are equipped with extensive knowledge and training to tackle any problem efficiently.
  2. Prompt and Reliable Service: We know that time is of the essence, especially when it comes to a broken ice maker affecting your daily routine. At Robs Appliance Plus, we value punctuality and promise to arrive at your doorstep promptly, ready to diagnose and fix the problem quickly.
  3. Fully Licensed and Insured: Our company is fully licensed and insured, ensuring you can trust us to handle your ice maker repairs with the utmost professionalism and accountability. Your satisfaction and peace of mind are our priorities.
  4. Genuine Parts and Quality Repairs: When it comes to replacement parts in your ice maker, we use only genuine, manufacturer-approved components to maintain the integrity and longevity of your appliance. Our repairs are of the highest quality, ensuring your ice maker functions optimally for years.
  5. Affordable Pricing: Top-notch appliance repair shouldn’t break the bank. Our competitive pricing ensures that you get excellent value for your money without compromising on the quality of service.

Choose Robs Appliance Plus for your ice maker repair needs, and experience the difference between working with a dedicated and reliable team that puts your satisfaction first.


Here are some frequently asked questions.

Why is my ice maker not making ice?

Possible reasons include a faulty water inlet valve or a clogged water filter. A service call can help diagnose the issue and estimate repair costs.

My ice maker is not working, but I hear a humming sound. What does this indicate?

A humming noise without ice production usually suggests a problem with the motor or auger. A professional technician from Robs Appliance Plus can inspect and repair these components. Make a service call now.

How often should I clean my ice maker?

Cleaning the ice maker every six months is generally recommended to prevent mold, mineral deposits, and bacteria buildup.

What is the problem with my ice maker producing hollow ice cubes?

For this matter, this could be due to low water pressure or an incomplete fill cycle, so ensure the water supply is adequate and the water inlet valve is working correctly. If you don’t know what to do, please call a handyman, repairman, or appliance repair technician.

Can I repair the ice maker or do I need a professional?

Homeowners can do basic troubleshooting and maintenance, but it’s best to seek professional repair services for complex issues or if the ice maker is under warranty.

How long should an ice maker last before needing replacement?

An ice maker can last around 5-10 years with proper maintenance, which can vary depending on the model and usage.

Do you repair any other kinds of home appliances besides ice makers?

Yes, we repair and do installation of the refrigerator, freezer, oven, stove, dishwasher, washer, and other home appliances aside from the ice maker.

My ice maker is not working, but I hear a humming sound. What does this indicate?

A humming noise without ice production usually suggests a problem with the motor or auger. A professional technician from Robs Appliance Plus can inspect and repair these components.

Fast & Reliable Ice Maker Service

If you need help with your washers, dryers, dishwashers, ovens, freezers, and other appliances and are looking for reliable appliance repair services around the Nashville area, look no further than Robs Appliance Plus. We are here for you. With our team of highly skilled technicians and years of experience in the industry, we are here to provide our customers with expert assistance for all their appliance repair needs. With our full one year warranty on diagnostics, labor, and most parts plus our 95% first call complete record, you will be amazed there is at least one company out there that treats you as well as you should be.

If you have any questions or want to know more information, please contact us at (615) 766-4485.

If you need to talk to someone about a more complex issue, let us know and we will have a technician or the owner Rob call you back between appointments.