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Amana side by side ice dispenser leaking water

My amana ice dispenser is leaking water from the top right hand corner of the ice maker, then the water freezes as it runs down and causes a big glob of ice to form, what could be the problem? thanks! Won't allow me to put the model number SZD27MBW of my Amana Side by SIde Fridge. So I just put it under the other one Same problem?? Ice maker leaks and freezes in the water supply tube (What I am calling the white short tube going from the inside back to the ice maker reservoir). Moreover, I find huge puddles underneath the body of the fridge. I ruled out solenoid and any leaky coupling I could find.

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  • Anonymous Jun 26, 2008

    Same problem as described. Water shooting out of top right corner, so much so it put a layer of water on all frozen food and an inch in the bottom of the frig then froze rock solid. Was still making ice though. Could it be the filter is clogged and cutting off the water pressure to the icemaker or does the water to the icemaker not use filtered water?

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  • BuffedDaddy Dec 15, 2008

    My amana ice dispenser is leaking water from the top right hand corner of the ice maker, then the water freezes as it runs down and causes a big glob of ice to form. I noticed the plastic fill tube will drip after it fills the icemaker up with water, then eventually stop. Thought it could be off level, but not the case. Has worked fine for five years. No other leaks anywhere.
    Any ideas?

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We have same problem. The line is not the standard 1/4" but 5/16". Get 5/16" compression coupling with insert for line. Go to small hardware store. Home Depot is of no help. Good luck, I'm trashing mine and getting a unit with only an ice maker, no water in door.
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