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Whirlpool gold, freezer on top, single door

Lots of water in the fridge, lots of times they become frozened. Over a period of time, there is lots of water accumulated under the vege pins. What is the solution to this problem?

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Hi thanks for the question the drain system is clogged the drain hose from the freezer to the drain tray undre neath the fridge by the compressor is clogged you may have to shut down the unit to let the ice melt that has caused this problem get a small plastic hose from a hardware store and shove it up the drain dose and blow air up the hose till its clear that's why you have to shut the fridge off for 24 hrs to allow the ice to melt then blow the air thanks the appliance doc

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