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Amana side by side ice dispenser leaking water

My amana ice dispenser is leaking water from the top right hand corner of the ice maker, then the water freezes as it runs down and causes a big glob of ice to form, what could be the problem? thanks!

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  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    ice in freezer side

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    can dispense water but am unable to make ice. have tried water supply line, on off switch no ice jams?



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Take the ice maker out and look at the mold. If the coating is flaking off then that is where it is leaking. Will need to replace the ice maker.

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