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Our KitchenAid just started leaking. it is coming from the front ice dispenser on door. seems many people are having this problem. there is also "snow" on ice maker and bucket. and the temperature keeps changing dramatically. i set it to 0 but when i check later, its sometimes -15 or +11. please help. i know nothing about how to fix.

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  • laura181 Jul 01, 2009

    please help me understand better. why would water leaking in the back, cause my ice maker to leak from the dispenser on the door?

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Your water inlet valve on the back where the water supply comes in is probably leaking. disconnect the water line coming out of it and see if you have a slow drip. Try the dispenser to see if it's just drips after use.

The excess frost on the ice maker and bucket can be caused by the ice chute door not closing all the way or a leaky door gasket letting air in.

Posted on Jul 01, 2009

  • Charles T Nevin
    Charles T Nevin Jul 02, 2009

    The water for the dispenser comes from the water inlet valve on the back. When you depress the dispenser switch the valve open letting water in. When you release the switch it closes the valve but the valve can be worn out or have sediment in it letting it leak like a leaky faucet in your kitchen.

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