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Leaking freezer compartment

My freezer cmpartment is spraying something nto the rest of the fridge. What should I do? is it repairable?

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What is it spraying a oil like substance or water?

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    Jeremy Reddick Feb 14, 2009

    If it is a oil like substance, then replace the fridge the high side which coils your system has broke and to get into there and re braze the line is not worth the money. You are looking at easily spending 650+. If it is water. Then replace the drain line. Means that your drain line has broke and that water is just shooting everywhere because of the fan

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