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Water building up on the bottom inside the freezer side

I have a leak of water coming out on the floor from underneath my Fridgidaire side by side regfrigerator. The leak in under the freezer side and water freezes on the inside of the bottom of the freezer. I keep breaking the ice up every couple of days. If I do this then I don't get a leak. What is causing the ice to build up on the bottom of the freezer?

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The drain in the freezer is clog make sure the drain from the freezer is clean all the way to the pan next to the compressor . you need to open the back wall of your freezer for that ( the inside wall) clean with buster (water pump)the drain is in the bottom middle of the freezer.

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