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GE TFX20JR side by side/water leaks out freezer during defrost

The defrost process works well. but water collects on the bottom of the freezer, then freezes. during next defrost there is no room for the water to collect and it leaks out onto the floor. it looks as if there is a drain hole in the back/bottom of the freezer, but the fridge is not connected to a drain and no water drains into the hole, as if it is cloged.

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  • cjg_64 Jan 06, 2009

    thanks...will try this tonight! :)

  • natazu Feb 17, 2009

    I'm kind of a idiot when it comes to this stuff. Which one is the drain tube?

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Yes, you are correct, that is a drain. Use a turkey baster with hot (not boiling) water to flush out the drain tube until water will flow out into the drain pan under the refrig. (where the air blown over it will cause it to evaporate)

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  • Otis Jul 22, 2013

    How much water?

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