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The bottom of my Vicking freezer keeps getting Ice build...

I keep defrosting, but every 2 to 3 weeks it does the same thing... Is there anything more I can do?  It working fine other than that...

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  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2009

    I HATE THIS FREEZER!!! Give me an old GE any day. The back and the bottom of the freezer fill with ice and the freezer stops freezing properly. I just broke off all the ice, again, but its still not cold enough to make ice or freeze my ice cream.

  • Anonymous May 23, 2009

    We have had the same problem with our viking for the past 3 years; accumulation of ice in the bottome and eventually it locks the fan and the alarm picks up that temperature goes up

  • herbiess May 11, 2010

    where is the rubber tube and how do I get to it?

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You need to remove the plastic tube that the water goes through . then take small saw and cut the flat part of the tube completely off . then slide the the plastic tube back in the bottom of freezer . apply a bead of silicone around the top of the plastic pipe (where you cut of the flat piece) so that the water does go into the insulation. whats happening - that flat piece sits up about a 16" too high at times and this causes a small pooling of water that becomes worse over time.... if you still continue with this problem take a short piece of 16 gauge wire wrap it around the calrod defrost heater a few times and insert the rest in your drain hole. this will heatup everytime a defrost occurs . which then melts the ice

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