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I have a model gx5shdxvqo2 bottom freezer, less than two years old that has recently started leaking water from underneath, only does it every couple of weeks. We

Model gx5shdxvq02, leaking water underneath every couple of weeks. Have cleaned and serviced, but still leaks.

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We had the same problem. There is a drain at the bottom of the freezer. It cost us 30 minutes of the guy's time to get the dirty ice out of there.

Posted on Jul 19, 2008

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The drain is plugged just below the coils in the back of the freezer. My fridge had the same problem and I found the hose (which can be accessed from the rear bottom) was plugged with mold. Also, i noticed the hose was connected to the water holding pan and was too close to the bottom and easy to plug. I removed it from the connector and just let it dangle in the holding pan.

Posted on Sep 19, 2008

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SOURCE: Ice build up on bottom of freezer. Water leaks out.

Your problem is possibly one of two things. The ice maker is leaking or the defrost tray behind the rear panel inside freezer back wall is clogged with ice or something else. If you know its not the ice maker unplug the refrigerator and remove the back panel to see if the drain is blocked there, Let me know, Sea Breeze

Posted on May 21, 2009

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SOURCE: 10 yr old GE side by side: freezer is leaking

Your drain is frozen up and so every time unit goes into defrost the water refreezes in the freezer's bottom. You either have to shut fridge off completely and let it dethaw or use hot water and an ice pick to hurry up the process. The drain is located in the very back of freezer. You will have to pull out the bottom drawer to see it. Good luck

Posted on Jun 10, 2009

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SOURCE: Water setteling on bottom of freezer side and

Clean out the defrost drain. There is a drain in the freezer that lets all the defrost water run under the fridge. If that gets clogged then all the water runs into the freezer and can even leak onto the floor

Posted on Sep 14, 2009

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