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Water running down door & dispenser light always on......

Hello, my 2 year old whirlpool 'American frige' is leaking water from behind the unit on the door (not the tray). It is running down the front of the door. There isn't a lot of water but it's enough to leave an unsightly streaking on the door & a wet floor. Also got a problem with the dispenser light staying on, I've had to take the bulb out as it was heating up?? Help please. Thanks

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If you trace up from the water leak it must have an origin. If it starts high level I would suspect the door not sealing allowing warm air to be chilled down cold enough to condense. If it starts around the water or ice dispenser you may have a bed connection or break in the supply lines. I am assuming this is on the freezer section. It would also account for the light as there are normally door switches for the light and fan. If you open the door on the freezer section and push on the switches you should see the light go on and off. Hope this helps, water leaks are always a pain even for engineers.

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