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Kenmore refrigerator water dispenser

I need to replace the valve assembly on my Kenmore refrigerator (Sears model number 795.75192401).  I have the part but I can't figure out how to get the tubing to uncouple from the inlet nor from the outlet to the water reservoir without breaking the plastic.  What's the "trick" to getting them apart without breaking them?

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Re: Kenmore refrigerator water dispenser

Where the tube goes into the vavle there should be a compression fitting if I understand your description.  It looks like a little ring may be blue or red.  Push in on that fitting while pulling the hose out at the same time.  To reinstall just push the tube into the fitting all the way until you feel it seat.  Let me know if this helps or you have a different set up.

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