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Ice maker is leaking into the tray where the ice is dispensed causing the ice to become embedded into the tray

I have a GE side by side model #SSS25KFMC WW and my issue is that when the water is dispensed into the tray it is also leaking water into the holding tray so everytime it makes ice the next time it pours the water some of it is coming into the holding tray causing the ice to become frozen into the tray. Is there something that I should be looking at specifically to locate the problem???????? Extra water is getting into my ice cube tray and leaking down the back into the bottom of my freezer. The GE repairman said I needed a new saddle valve because the ice maker wasn't getting enough water. I replaced the saddle valve and the water filter in the refrigerator (the refrigerator is 6 months old). The problem is getting worse.

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There is a screw in the ice maker unit that can adjust the water level open the ice maker whit cover and you should see it but turn it gently little by little each time...and see how much you getting :) very EZ good luck

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