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I have a side by side whirlpool freezer and the plastic line

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I have a side by side whirlpool freezer and the plastic line to the inlet valve for the ice maker will dry and become brittle and break, is there a permanent fix or solution to prevent this from happening. I have tried a copper line but the plastic on the valve seems worn to connect a solid line. It stays loose with compression fitting.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tom Johnston replied 7 years ago.
Copper is about the only other choice.
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