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GE side by side by side,water drips from bottom freezer door

GE side by side, freezer and fresh food temperature seems fine, water line to freezer door outlet shut off under sink for many years. A few days prior to leak, freezer fine but fresh food not being cooled, pulled frig out of cabinetry took off lower back panel, looked around, put it back together, pushed it all back in and suddenly started working just fine, a few days later water leak, slow drip from bottom corner of door, for a day, stopped for 2 days, now started again. I took off the inside of freezer door and simply exposed foam filling entire door except for ice maker apparatus. could not see area in door bottom, but did determine that tube coming out bottom door goes to ice maker, put it all back together Thought maybe the flap that keeps ice portal closed not very tight so put bolt up in water glass yoke space to simply put pressure against flap to make sure it sealed. Now waiting to see if that makes a difference.
Thanks for help, Jay Glass 949-497-3443

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I have the same problem. Just talked to a friend that's a great appliance repairman. he said I have to remove the panel in the back inside of freezer and there is a drain that gets clogged up, a little hole or tube.
clean that and should work fine and stop leaking. I haven't had time yet, but this weekend I'll do the deed. Hopes this helps ya!

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