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Water leaks on floor intermittenly from under middle

Kenmor side by side model 36358251890 intermitent water leak

underneath central area

whats wrong?

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Sounds like a drain clog in the freezer compartment above. remove the freezer rear panel and totally defrost the evaporator area, directly under the evap you see( under all taht ice) a small drain hole that has become frozen over, try defrosting with either a hair dryer( not a heat gun too much heat youl melt everything) or by pouring hot water donw the drain until you get a free flow of water down the tube. after its clear reassemble and you should be fine. or your plastic tubing carrying water to the door assy may have a crack (dry rot)

Posted on Nov 16, 2008

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