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Defrost the fill tube with a hair dryer this should get you going. Sea Breeze

Posted on Jul 24, 2009

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    John Tripp Jul 24, 2009

    If for some reason the water control valve has a small leak causing this then we need to check the water control valve to see if it is sticking open. Sea Breeze

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    John Tripp Jul 25, 2009

    Thank You for your rate! If you have anymore problems feel free to let me know. Sea Breeze

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This happen to me to i did what this guy said but the solution i found that fix this was turn down the freezer to just below recomended setting..worked for me//oz

Posted on Jul 25, 2009

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