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Bosch KGU40124 water leaking from freezer

I have a bosch KGU40124 Fridge Freezer that has recently been forming ice in the bottom of the freezer and now where else, when the bottom of the freezer is full of ice, (there is a moulded tray under the bottom drawer), water starts to leak out onto the floor.
I went away for a week recently and left the fridge off and defrosted with the doors open for the whole week, the problem returned almost straight away after it was turned back on.
Reading comments on here i assume the drain is blocked somehow... problem is... where is the drain??? I have no idea where to look for it. Does the drain run from the fridge to the freezer or just from the freezer to the evaporation tray under the fridge?
Any pointers would be appreciated.

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Remove freezer back panel and you will see a tray at the bottom with a drain hole in the middle and it is this which is blocked. if blocked with ice, clear with some hot water and make sure drain is free and water flows away

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