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Water on the bottom shelf of the Refridgerator

About every two weeks we need to remove the Crisper drawers and sop up about a cup of water. I can't seem to find a cause. The fridge and freezer is working fine otherwise.

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  • burns home Oct 20, 2008

    This is a Kenmore unit builot by westinghouse. The puddle only comes up every couple of weeks.

  • burns home Oct 20, 2008

    There doesn't seem to be an issue with the wall.

  • Anonymous Feb 07, 2009

    I also get water under chrisper drawers as will as ice made a little warmer still same problem ... ????

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Has the refrigerator got a wet inner back?
Ff this is wet, adjust it until this solid ice 'blobs', bt not encrusted, like in a freezer
The refrigerator may not be cool enough and the natural warm moisture allowed into the cool compartment when the door is open is condensing into fluid before it is cooling sufficiently to suspend the moisture as a vapour. If the cool compartment is cool enough, any warm air admitted ill be chilled before it is allowed to condense, keeping the refridgerator dry.
However, the only drawback is that you will have to monitor it to prevent the build up of excesive ice.
Also, whether the refridgerator is either empty of full willaffe the day to day operation.
Hope this helps.

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I have a whirlpool refrigerator ET21NKXJW00. Getting water in crisper drawers, under drawers, and under bottom of freezer shelf plate. Took off bottom shelf from freezer and took out all the ice. Still getting water in crisper drawers. Help!!

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