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My GE side by side ice maker is dripping water and not making ice. Even in the stop (bar up) position water still flows into icemaker

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  • Lee Arslan Jun 26, 2009

    Water is just dripping from the bottom of the housing randomly

  • Lee Arslan Jun 26, 2009

    Model # TPX21PR or TPX21BR

  • Lee Arslan Jun 26, 2009

    It's dripping at a quick rate. Not just a drip every few seconds, but constant

  • Lee Arslan Jun 26, 2009

    R u there? Don't quite know how to use this site...

  • Lee Arslan Jun 26, 2009

    Looking for support on a GE Profile side by side fridge/freezer with a constant water drip from the lower housing on the ice maker unit. Even in the "stop" bar up position, water keeps flowing to ice maker. currently have big bowl in freezer to catch drips. Model #TPX21PR/BR

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At some point the faucet for lack of a better word gets old and leaks that's what happened with my old whirlpool side by side. The part was expensive so just replaced the fridge. You can also, and I suggest this adjust the amount of water going into the ice tray before you start trying to replace that faucet.

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Please click the "Continue with this Expert" option and reply with your exact model # so I can be of more assistance and help you troubleshoot.


Also - where is the water dripping? Is the icetray overflowing... or is it dripping from the tube?


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Posted on Jun 26, 2009

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    blueextc3221 Jun 26, 2009

    Model # please?



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    blueextc3221 Jul 02, 2009

    The dripping water is from your double outlet water valve not closing all the way - either from a faulty solenoid or build-up in the valve that does not allow full closure when the icemaker is not calling for water.

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