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Water leak From Back Of Fridge

Hello, I have a Kenmore side by side refrig (model 106.56549) and it is leaking water from where the water line goes into the fridge at the top back of the fridge. It's only 3 years old. It's not a lot of water, but it is enough that it creates a nice little puddle on the floor every couple of hours. The line itself looks fine, but when I wiggle the line that came with the fridge that goes into the back through a plastic plate it leaks. The line can slide in and out of the plastic plate a little (maybe 1/4 inch). I don't know if it's leaking into the fridge or not. The water dispenser and ice maker work fine. I have shut off the water and turned off the ice dispenser. Can I take the plastic plate off of the back of the fridge to see what is going on? What should I do?

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Hi that small hose is going in to the ice maker. buy a small clamp at the hardware store, and clamp the plastic hose holder. thanks the appliance doc

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