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Sheet of ice forms on bottom of freezer

HI
Bottom freezer model 7508 kenmore about 5 yrs old.
Twice in the last 2 mos a sheet of ice forms on the bottom of the freezer.
Would like to know why, no info in manual.
Thanks
Neil

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