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Water leaking Why does the water leak from the freezer to the bottom of the refrigerator, It gets in the trays and you can see it driping from the freezer. It is only 4 1/2 yrs old.

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  • Anonymous Jan 15, 2009

    I have a question, Is it possible to use compressed air and blow the hose out?;or will it damage the hose?

  • Anonymous Jan 24, 2009

    my freezer goes thought the defrost cycle but its like there is no where for it to drain down into the try and it fills the bottom glass and the crisper drawers i havent been able to fix it can some one help?

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If the freezer is on top then empty out the freezer and remove the bottom and back liner of the freezer compartment usually phillips screws. In the back you will see the freezer coils along with a defrost element. Below these two items u will see a drip tray that collects water from the coils on defrost cycle, in the center of the pan will be a drain hole that connects to a hose that leads to a pan under the refrigerator.Normally the water is collected there and evaporated. The hole in the tray in the freezer is clogged. Thaw it and clean it until you can pour water in it and it goes to the pan down below. please rate me

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