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ICE DISPENSER WATER LEAKS AFTER THE CUBE DISPENSER IS FULL OF WATER & FREEZES ON TOP OF THE CUBES INSIDE THE BIN. IT IS LIKE THE WATER SPLASHES OUT OF THE BACK. I REPLACED THE CLEINOID ON BACK OF THE REFRIGERATOR, BUT CONTINUES TO LEAK

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Are you sure it is a leak. Is the solenoid actually cutting off BEFORE the tray is full of water? If not, it is not a leak. The filling time for the icemaker water tray (where the ice freezes) varies depending on the local water pressure. With higher pressure, the tray may overfill. Your icemaker motor module timer may be set too long for your specific water pressure, so that the tray overfills. There is an adjustment on the module for shorter or longer fill time. You will need to remove the icemaker (3 screws probably) and reset the timer. It may take 2 or 3 tries to get it so the trays are about 80 to 90% full.

Posted on Jan 18, 2009

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