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Leaky ice maker

When the water goes to fill the ice tray it all leaks out of the water inlet instead of going into ice maker... it is a roper RS22AQXKQ... this is a new trick and that my wife really did not appreciate and she says to figure it out... lol ,,, i wish it was that simple for me so any assistance would be appreciated.. ty

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  • sandy Aug 13, 2013

    yes it sounds very similar to my problem as well and i have a roper RS25AGXNQ00 very similar

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Could be that the supply tube is frozen inside the freezer compartment, so the water is finding its way out of of the inlet line. Try thawing the supply tube with a hair dryer.

The primary cause of frozen supply tubes is either 1) a leaky water valve that allows water to keep dripping into the supply line even when the valve is shut -- or -- 2) a restricted airflow to the back of the fridge, usually caused by an accumulation of dirt around the base of unit. First check under the fridge - if it's filthy (as many often are) clean it well with a vaccuum cleaner. Then thaw the supply tube and see if that fixes it. If not, you'll need to check the supply valve. Not hard, but beyond the scope of this reply. Check out this link http://www.acmehowto.com/howto/appliance/icemaker/diagicemaker.php

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