Question about GE Profile 26.6 cu. ft. Side-by-Side Refrigerator with Dispenser TFX27PRBWW

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Ice build up on bottom of frodge/behind bottom drawer. ice builds up and them water [pools at bottm and drips ont floor. I've pulled drawer out. defosted but, ice builds up again.

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  • traciH May 04, 2009

    I have a build up of ice on bottom of ge profile freezer...I have used a blow dryer to melt and take out ice, then, poured hot water down drain to melt as well.  This is now becoming a "Sunday" job added to my list!  If I don't do this, the water will continue to drip from the freezer build up onto my new wood floor (recently cracked from the water build up).  After months of my husband blaming the kids and I for not closing the freezer properly, he finally gets it that the problem is the freezer.  HELP! I was not aware of a drip pan that the freezer drains into...and someone said to put a wire down there and then add the water.....????

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There may be a drain tube for the frost free located in the panel behind bottom drawer. The drain tube sounds to be full of ice. You will need to remove all items from freezer and use a hair dryer to melt the ice fully. Also remove the cover panels so you can tell when you get the drain unplugged. Pour hot water down to make sure the line is melted and free of other pluggage.

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There is a cheap repair manual for this model listed on eBay. The item number is 200262539606.

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