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My side by side Maytag fridge

I have the back of freezer panals removed all the way up to the ice maker. The drain at bottom does indead seem to be plugged but at the rate of the ice buildup, the pan underneath the fridge would overflow within a week. Therefore, there must also be a leak in the ice maker causing the water build up in the bottom in the first place.

Does this sound like a plausable cause?

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  • dano5659 May 11, 2010

    Where is the tube that should be cleaned? I see a 1/2 inch hole on the right side (inside the freezer) about 6 inches above the bottom panel. Is the drain tube hole?

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    how do I remove it? there seems to be a clip on the bottom left side but the unit won't side out

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There shoud never be ice built up in the bottom. The problem is thatthe defrost drain water is not getting to teh pan underneath. If it were coming from the icemaker you would have a colum of ice from the icemaker area down the back wall... like a stalagtite. It still sounds like you just need to clean the tube that goies from the inside bottom of the freezer to the drain pan with a turkey baster and hot water

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