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Water dripping down the back of my fridge

There is water dripping down the back of my fridge and into my vegetable drawer. Its just small drips but over the corse of a day it builds up a lot of water at the bottom of the fridge. The temperature for the freezer and fridge are set on the recommended settings and there both working just fine.

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  • Cpt0617 Feb 15, 2009

    My Mom has Elite which is filling up wih water in crisper section. So whats up with this?

  • Kissie4 Mar 31, 2009

    My mother also is having the same problem. She seems to think it is because there is too much in the back part of the fridge. However, the things in the fridge primarily don't change and I don't believe this to be the problem.

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SOURCE: fridge bottom has water under vegetable drawers

Make sure the door is closing properly, that nothing is trapped in the door seal, and that the seal isn't torn or distorted. The seals are there to stop moist external air getting in then dropping its load of moisture as it cools. A.

Posted on May 16, 2007

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SOURCE: Water Freezing in bottom of Freezer and dripping out front of freezer door

this could either be a blocked drain from the freezer not allowing defrost water to escape or the defrost heater failing to turn on due to a faulty defrost heater or defrost timer not enabling the water to escape

Posted on Aug 13, 2008

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SOURCE: There is a water leak inside the freezer

You need to remove the bottom two baskets, or more to make space. Using a hairdryer, defrost the back area. You should be able to locate a drain hole in the center below the freezer coils. This drain hole is connected on the outside to a drainpipe which has a p trap and often gets blocked up. You need to force water down the drain hole. You can use a turkey baster or similar type of plunger filled with water. Once you have cleared the blockage pour hot water till it runs freely. Hope this sorts your problem, don't forget to rate me.

Posted on Mar 11, 2009

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SOURCE: Samsung RS253BASB leak at bottom veggie drawer

I had the same problem. I called tech support and they were no help. Being a handy man I dove into the problem myself and discovered the problem. If you want this solution, I have pictures and information. Simply email patmcclain@charter.net and I will send you this infomation.

Posted on May 13, 2009

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SOURCE: water dripping from freezer onto top shelf of fridge with ice buildup back of freezer

Hi, What brand/model# is this unit? I can help

Posted on May 23, 2009

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