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Water dripping from somewhere inside the refrigerator

My freezer is on top. i have an ice maker, was never hooked up. the frig. is about 5yrs old. whirlpool. i am having problems with water dripping from somewhere inside the refrigerator. sometimes it accumulates at the bottom under the veggie bins and on the shelves. i cleaned it all up didnt seem to be having any more problems but then the next day there was water on shelves and at the bottom again. i cannot figure out where it is dripping is coming from. PLEASE HELP!
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I believe the problem is with the drain line when the frig goes into defrost mode

see if you can trace the drain line that oes into the evaporator pan at the bottom of the frig

facing the frig remove the bottom panel that goes across the front and pull out the evaporator tray to see if it is dry

take a flashlight and see if you can see a plastic tube that the water should be dripping into the pan

try to trace the tube up into the frig ther is some type of catch basin inside the frig on the back panel usually around middle area

If you are not able to find it you can call whrlpol customer service 1-800-253-1301
or call an appliance service enter and as them f they can walk you through the problem

Good Luck




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