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Ice build-up in freezer - Kenmore Model C978-66795-2

My Kenmore Frost Free with bottom freezer is icing up and I need to check if the drain tube is clogged. There is not a panel at the back of the freezer inside the compartment to remove, only the complete top panel that does not appear easy to remove.

Is the tube on this model at the back on the outside of the unit or how can I locate it? Thank you so much!

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  • dkingston4 Nov 24, 2008

    My frost free kenmore bottom freezer is icing up on the plate in the back. Also, it only cools to 20 degrees. Refrigerator seems to work fine.

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014

    I want to remove the access panels in the ref and freezer compartments. I removed 2 screws from the top of the freezer but still could not remove the panel. I do not see any screws in the panel in the ref. Any suggestions? The unit was flooded and I am trying to check it out inside.

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Don't know this appliance but for guidence:
some appliances have the evaporator in a compartment at the top of the freezer and the drain comes out of the back and runs externally to the drip tray. there should be a grill in the compartment so just peer into it and see if there is ice build up.
wherabouts is the freezer ice forming?

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