Question about Amana 22.6 cu. ft. Side-By-Side Refrigerator with FrontFill Ice and Water

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FRIDGE LIKES TO RELIEVE ITSELF ON THE KITCHEN FLOOR

Just put in a new dual water valve and copper tubing for waterline the valve had cracked do probably to being out in the cold during a move. I had turned the ice maker of for a day and i turned it back on it seems to be making ice faster then it is suppose and some of it is hollow to. Well anyways I here the water going into freezer too the ice tray and then some mechnical sound (funny sound)and then a puddle appears underneath the fridge. I took of the vent cover on the bottom of the fridge and wiped the water away it stayed dry for about 3 hours and then did the same thing, I noticed the water tube under the vent,could this be the problem im baffled!

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Sounds like the ice maker is overfilling.
You can adjust this by pulling the square front cover off and you will see a screw that shows ice size above it,just turn that screw towards the minus symbol.If not, post back and we'll go from there.

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Posted on Jan 11, 2009

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