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Water stopped dispensing, still makes ice

13 year old Amana side x side refrigerator - first is was very touchy, but if you wiggled the glass could eventually get water - now no water, but ice works find. Can I do any kind of trouble-shooting myself before calling a repair man?
Thanks, Teri

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  • tcowger Jun 10, 2008

    What do you mean by "box"? The entire refrige/freezer? I did turn down the temp in the freezer to the recommended temp - but it did not thaw the line. But if in the back...do I need to pull the entire unit out to clean? Could you be more specific please. Sorry for my ignorance - late husband was very handy. Teri

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Yes Teri, you can.
What has most likely stopped the water is that it has frozen in the line coming into the back of the freezer section. You simply need to turn the box off and do a good cleaning. during the time that the box is off, the water line will have time to thaw. Put everything back together, turn the box back on and give it a try.

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