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Hose from under frezeer door to water dispenser broken. CAn't find part number for this hose. How do you get the hose the new hose in. Does dispenser come out the front.

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That could prove to be difficult. The doors are usually filled with polyurethane foam. And you may need to remove the inner liner to see if you can gain access to the tube. It is rar that the door dispenser will come out because of that foam. You can try. This hose is usually just a length of 5/16 plastic water hose available at a hardware store.

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The water supply hose where it enters the door at the bottom has cracked and broken how do we replace the hose in the door


The line going into the dispenser is a 5/16 line. You'll have to remove the front of the dispenser on the door to get access to the line to unclip it. Once you have that done you can pull the line out from the bottom. At this point there are a variety of different unions, compression fittings, etc. to splice the line. After that you just feed the line back through the bottom of the door, clip it back in place, put the dispenser back together and your done.

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Water is leaking from under the refrigerator Model # GI7FXCX. What could be the cause


It could be one of three things. The door front water dispenser hose is cracked or broken. The freezer is defrosting and the base catch pan is not in place or you have a spill in the fridge you are not aware of. I will assume it is not the latter, so you need to pull the fridge out from the wall and check the area beneath it from an approx on the leak. Check the hoses for the water dispenser by running your fingers along them and if they are wet, you have found your leak. You need just replace the hose and it will solve your problem. If this is not the case, check the base pan for a hole. It is normal for some condensation to come out of your fridge, not a lot, but some. Check if the pan has a leak in it and you can replace if necessary. I would be real inclined to think the water dispenser is causing the problem.

By the way your model number is GI7FVCXWY

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How do I replace the water dispenser tube for a Kenmore Coldspot model # 106.53769201. The end of the line disintegrated at the spot where you put your glass under the dispenser.


Hello,

Ice makers and water dispensers are convenient to have on your refrigerator, but can also cause a lot of aggravation if they are not functioning properly.

If your water valves are not defective and you are still experiencing water or ice delays, you may have a clog in your refrigerator hose line.
Instructions and material needed to fix it up.

  • Towel,Flathead screwdriver,New water hose
  1. Turn off the water supply to the refrigerator and place a towel under the line to soak up any residual water that leaks from the hose when you remove it. Unplug the refrigerator.
  2. Disconnect the hose from the back of the refrigerator by pushing in on the collar while pulling the water tube out. If you have a model with an ice and water dispenser, you will need to disassemble the dispenser on the front of the freezer in order to completely remove the water hose.
  3. Remove the water drip tray from beneath the ice/water dispenser and locate the screws at the bottom of the cover (if any). Remove screws and pop off the panel that houses the dispenser. If the unit does not have screws, you will need to pry the cover off with a flat-nosed screwdriver.
  4. Once the cover is removed, you should be able to see the screws that hold the dispenser unit in place. Remove these screws and reposition the unit so you can free the water hose, by pulling it through the dispenser.
  5. Thread the new water line through the freezer door and reassemble dispenser unit. Push the new water hose into the fitting on the back panel, making sure it is properly seated. Turn on water supply and check for any leaks before moving the refrigerator unit back against the wall.
Good Luck and thanks for using fixya.

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Water dispenser hose broken


Hi;
you would have to remove the door(and front kick panel) turn water & power supply off first. Unclip water lines and electrical connector on top of fridge. You will require food grade water pipe 6-8mm, this will slide thru the hole, have patients when doing this

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Water is leaking from the bottom in the front left side of side by side maytag. water line is ok not leaking. can't see where it is coming from.


the water for the dispenser (ice/water dispenser in the freezer door) comes from under the frige then up thru the bottom hinge of the freezer door .. it then goes inside the door up to the dispenser .. its a plastic hose and it has to twist near the hinge each time the door is opened .. thats where it usually breaks or develops a pin hole leak .. you can replace the whole hose or just the damaged section if that easier ... since the bottom freezer.hinge where that hose comes up thru, is at the position of your leak then i suspect thats your trouble ... ..also check the condensate pan to make sure its not full .. thats a flat pan under the fridge ..you can usually get acess to it by removing the front kick panel at the bottom of the frige .. if thats full then look for a door seal leak (damaged rubber seal) ... a broken seal or open door will allow moisture to condense inside the machine ..that runs down into the condensate pan where it normally evaporates .. but a problem (like open door) will fill it up to overflow in time ....

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Water stopped running in the dispenser


I had a simular problem! I tried multiple things to make it work!

- bought new filter
- open back of the fridge... (dual outlet water valve)

Finally, I went to a different forum and found a unique idea.

First at the very bottom of the fridge theres a cover remove the cover and you should see the water hose running to the door from the back. In the middle of the hose there a coupler where the hose was spliced by the manufactuer. Now this valve once you separate it will not work correctly, unless you buy a new coupler (4$)... I'm el cheapo, I bought teflon tape for 50 cents (from previous project)... Wrapped around about half dozen times and made sure it wasnt leaking...

Secondly, when you disconnect the coupler no water should shoot out, until you press the water dispenser arm. If water shoots out of the hose on the bottom then you problem is really, really, really easy. You have simplely ice/ or another item blocking water hose to the actual dispenser.

I turned off the frezzer left the door open for an hour or so. I also used my wife's blow dryer on hot, and put it where the ice comes out of the ice maker. I would press the arm peridocially to see if the ice blockage melted yet. REMEMBER: door must be closed for pressure to push on the ice blockage. Thinking back, I might have been finished sooner... I was thinking the water dispenser would work with the door open.

If this doesnt work, then you have other problems... Bad water dispenser selonoid (you can hear this little motor turning even without water), dual water outlet valve maybe broken... Going outside my knowldege level at this point.... But i guess you computer board maybe going bad. Not sure if this computer has anything to do with water dispensing....

Hope this helps! My wife left me alone for about a day or two while she enjoyed the water dispenser...And she broke the vaccum.

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just below the doors of the frig is a kick plate. remove the kick plate. on the left youll see a water line that goes into the freezer door. there is a connection for that hose just under the freezer. disconect the hose the press the water dispenser. if water comes out of the hose then the water line is frozen inside the door. you can use a hair dryer to warm up the dispener area both from the front and from the back, inside the freezer, it will take about 30 min to defrost. but, if you get no water from that hose then you need a new water valve. more than likely its frozen in the door. thats common on ge models

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