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Ice forming in bottom of freezer

In the bottom of the freezer side, every other day we must chip out a 3/8 inch thick ice that forms...otherwise we have water running out of the freezer onto the floor. Other than that..everything seems to be the proper temp.

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  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    Matag side by side.Water is running to the bottom of the freezer and out onto the floor.

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    ICE FORMING ON BOTTOM OF FREEZER

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    Model MFF2558VEM forms ice in bottom. During thaw cycle water runs on floor in front of refrigerator.

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    doesn't close properly

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    water turning to ice at vent. then I guess the condensation runs down back and onto bottom forming skimmer of ice

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    ice forming in bottom of freezer tray

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    Freezer not working & thick ice formed on the interior panel

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Rita, your drain hole is frozen over and when your refer goes into defrost the water is running out into the cabinet instead of down the drain hole. Remove the evaporator cover and poor some boiling water in the evaporator drip pan. This should melt the ice and clear the drain hole....Catriver...post back.

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