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Side-By-Side GE Fridge Won't Supply Water

When I press the dispenser the fridge makes the same sound as it did when water would actually come out, now the water does not flow. I replaced the filter and it didn't make a difference. However, before replacing the filter I noticed that pressure was built up behind the filter so that when I unscrewed the filter it released the pressure. Where should I start looking? Would this be a plugged or frozen line? Thanks for the advice!

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  • beamer113 Dec 16, 2008

    I took the lines apart near the bottom of the freezer door, water shoots out of side-A and doesnt make it 3ft up. Whats inside the freeer door other than a frozen line to cause this..?? Can the magnetoc strip be taken off and the inner door removed, seems glued.





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Sounds like a frozen line ... press on the inside door lisen to see if there is ice inside defrost the freezer check if water will flow ... if stainless steel door there is a heater kit you can put in... if plastic you will have to replace the door.

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