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How do I disconnect the water line from the refrigerator

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how do I disconnect the water line from the refrigerator model SRD21
JA: What's the make and model of the fridge? And can you guesstimate how old is it?
Customer: SRD21VL about 17 years old
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I just need to disconnect thewater line for a new frig
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 month ago.

If you pull the refrigerator forward, you'll need to start by turning the water off to the refrigerator. Next, follow the water line to the bottom of the refrigerator in the far back left corner. There is a valve that looks like the part in the picture I attached below. I drew a red arrow to where the water line connects from your house to this valve. Just use a crescent wrench and unscrew the water line from the valve counter-clockwise. Then you can just unplug the refrigerator out and remove the refrigerator so that you can install the new one.

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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
we just got it disconnected. won't be needing help. thanks.
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 month ago.

ok glad it's all taken care of now.

Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 month ago.

Hello again. I'm just following up because I haven't heard back from you and I see this question is still open and unrated. Is there anything else I can help you with?