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Internal waterline broke

Internal water line is broken. Leaks water on floor. How to replace water line for water dispenser and ice maker.

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  • E.Betts Dec 31, 2012

    Anyone know where I can find schematics for GE Profile Series (ZFSB23DXSS)

  • E.Betts Dec 31, 2012

    I can find the main water feed, then there are two other lines. I'm assuming one goes to the water dispenser on the door and the other to the ice maker, but not sure. Need schematics to figure it out... Help...

  • E.Betts Dec 31, 2012

    This is the model number: ZFSB23DXSS

  • E.Betts Dec 31, 2012

    The water lines are broken in the back bottom right of the fridge where the main feed comes in. Also this model has a small tank to keep water cool

  • Michael Messina Dec 31, 2012

    There aren't any schematics for water lines. You have to trace it or unplug one and push your water dispenser and see which one gets power. You can just go to the hardware store and and get water lines for it and connections.

  • E.Betts Jan 16, 2013

    Thanks for all you input, I'm replacing the plastic lines with copper one where the break occurred. The lines run need the compressor which gives off a mild amount of heat causing the plastic lines to become brittle and eventually just snap. In my case both lines snapped near the heat source.

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I would need a model number because in most cases if the water line broke in the door, you would have to replace the whole door assembly.

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SOURCE: water leaking onto floor

Angels, sounds like your defrost drain is frozen over. When the refrigerator is going into defrost it's draining through the front instead of the drain pan. You can remove the shelves and peel off the back cover and clear the drain by pouring hot water on the frozen drain hole. If you have a baster of some sort you could try to squirt the hot water through the venting on the bottom of the panel. Another way to to point a hair dryer on the drain hole. The best method is to remove the shelves and panel and make sure the drain is clear. Catriver..post back.

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SOURCE: Frigidaire signaling water dispenser instead of ice maker

Sounds like the water solinoid valves are wired wrong.One activates The water dispenser.The other the ice maker.That, why every so often the water shoots out on the floor.The ice maker is telling the valve to open.

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SOURCE: water line broken for Kenmore refrigerator near compressor

Cut off a piece of line and go to a good hardware store, they can show you how to fix it. Need a coupling, and a nut and ferrel. House water line goes on one end of coupling, nut and ferrel on the broken water line on fridge. A good hardware store will be able to show you how to fix.

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SOURCE: Maytag MSD 2432GR Water not feeding into Ice Maker

one possible solution is that the ice maker water valve has failed (solenoid). I would try switching the wires on the water valves and see if water goes into the ice maker when you push the water dispenser button, if it does the valve is ok. If you go this far go ahead and fill the ice maker with water ( about half to two thirds full) switch wiring back as first found and see if maker will freeze and dump ice, if it does ok, if not the problem is probably in the ice maker.

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SOURCE: water dispenser and ice maker not working

Hi!! tony , yes you have a bad water valve its located on the bottom back of your frig..Replace your water valve..Good luck..

Posted on Jan 03, 2009

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