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Ge model tbx21c1 ice maker

Significant water accumulates in the interior under the veggie and fruit drawers even with the water to the ice maker is turned off

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: Vegetable and fruit crisper drawers freezing foods

I had the same problem. Apparently the problem is the main control board. According to the technician that came out to fix mine there is a design flaw and these boards are very sensitive and can blow a circuit or malfunction from the slightest power surge. What happens then is that the control board doesn't "tell" the fan to turn on and off at the right time so the fridge and freezer warm up too much before the fan kicks in and then it cools everything down but since the fan isn't running at the correct intervals and circulating the air all of the cold air settles to the bottom which causes the produce in the drawers to freeze while the top shelves get warmer. I had done a fair bit of research before calling GE and came to the conclusion that this was a common problem. So I pressed them and was able to get the fee for the part waived (before I made the service call appointment) which was around $150. The part now has a 5 year waranty which I find funny, because I'm not sure why it wouldn't have that upfront as my refridgerator is only 2 years old. Whatever!! Unfortunately, unless you have indepth knowledge of refridgerator repair there is no way around the service call and labor. Anyone buying a new model of refridgerator (any company) should consider an extended waranty. The service tech also told me that all refridgerators made after 2001 are required, by law, to have an electronic mother board which in all likelyhood will fail at somepoint prior to when you are ready to buy a new fridge!

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Posted on Feb 11, 2009

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SOURCE: ge profile water/ice fridge side under bottom drawer

take out the back panel in frzzer side use a steamer to clean out your drain hole

Posted on Mar 19, 2009

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SOURCE: Refrigerator crisper drawers are freezing veggies

Shut the air flow into the crispers if you can. If not, turn the refrigerator temperature warmer by just a few degrees. The air into the fridge from the freezer is channeled into the crispers.

Posted on Jul 01, 2009

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SOURCE: ge monogram bottom freezer ice maker spills ice

It takes weeks for ice to dissipate in a freezer.
You may can adjust your cut off lights or wire cut off to cut off before it's so full.

Posted on Jul 01, 2009

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SOURCE: Ice maker on GE refrigerator model TBX21C1 BRRWW

You have a stuck micro switch in the ice maker. Try taking out the maker and remove the metal plate 4 screws and you will see the switch that work on a cam rod. I believe you will find your problem. BB

Posted on Dec 16, 2009

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