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Whirlpool side by side defrost drain pan overflowing

Our Whirlpool side by side refrigerator's defrost drain pan is overflowing onto the floor, at least once every 24 hours. It has been going on for about a week. Everything seems normal on the inside, but we can't figure out the leak. Any ideas? Thanks!

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  • aliecat78 Apr 04, 2009

    mine is not leaking on to the floor ... fingers crossed it wont.. but i do hear it sounding like its leaking.. we looked and saw it was teh defrost drain pan... worried that it will fill up too high. or something... need help too



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Maybe your machine has a leaky door, letting moist air inside. Make sure your compressor area is lint free. The heat from the compressor is supposed to evaporate that water. Make sure the pan is exactly in the right place, level, not cracked.

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I was wondering if you all found out a solution for the defrost drain pan overflowing

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