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Our freezer is on the bottom and it constantly drips water onto the floor. We have the freezer and refrigerator set at 5. Any ideas on what causes this and what to do? thank you.

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  • Jerfabelle Nov 02, 2008

    I took out the basket and there is no drain there. I turned off the freezer and ran the hair dryer for a few minutes, but I do not think I am up to pulling the icebox out and taking off the back to find the drain./ Is there anything else to try-changing the settings? This does not happen all the time. We live in South Florida and I am wondering if heat/ humidity give these machines trouble? Any thought on that?
    Thank you so much.

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Your drain is clogged or frozen over,the drain is most all the time in the middle back bottom of freezer,you might have to remove the freezer back wall to get at the drain,use a hair dryer to melt the ice and a metal hanger to clear the drain,let me know how you make out-mike

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  • MIKE major Nov 03, 2008

    no i mean the back panel inside the freezer,the drain should be in the middle,it's easy ,just remove all the stuff and the racks,and look for clips or screws to remove,take your time and you can do it,i know it's the drain,it's the only thing that makes sense,let me know-mike

  • MIKE major Nov 04, 2008

    please change your helpful rating to a fixya as i have given you everthing you need to fix it,plus you screwed up expert rating,thanks-mike

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