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Defrost Problem My 5yo Maytag MSD2756DE Side by Side frig is having problems when auto defrosting. The "funnel" in the back lower portion of the freezer is filling with water and freezing, water will then start to pool/freeze at the bottom of the freezer and thereafter leak through the door seal onto the kitchen floor when the defrost runs. I've pulled everything from the freezer and defrosted manually multiple times hoping it was simply air flow but arrangement/air flow doesn't seem to matter. Any suggestions as to the cause and fix?

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Re: Defrost Problem

There is a drain in the middle of the defrost water collector and it is probably blocked - usually with ice. dry ot the tray and put very hot water in to melt the ice. you may have to do several times. do this until water flows away freely

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