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Water is accumulating inside fridge, under the vegetable drawer until it leaks out of the door on the floor

I have an Avanti, top freezer refrigerator for tha last 3 years (model FF8SSR/FF8WR. For some reason water accumulates at the bottom of the fridge under the veg. drawer. Over time the water gets high enough to leak out of the door on to the floor. Anything I can do?

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SOURCE: water accumulation under vegetable drawer model

its the problem of the compressor present in your fridge... if its malfunctioning, then water wil accumulate under the vegetable tray

Posted on Jun 17, 2008

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SOURCE: I have a sub zero 611 and water is accumulating

sounds like you have a blocked drain tube....when defrost system kicks in the melted water runs down a tube into a tray adjacent to the compressor and is evaporated by the heat. when the tube becomes blocked the water has nowhere else to go except overflowing and out through the refridge vent down the back and onto the floor of the refridge.

If you are hand with tools i can explain a procedure to fix this problem, If not call a service guy :)

Posted on Jun 23, 2009

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SOURCE: GE frdge model ctx21eazhrww has water accumulating

Your evaporator coils frost up in normal use and every eight hours or so the entire unit shuts down and the defrost heater comes on to melt the frost. This cycle last about 20 minutes. The melted frost drips into a drain pan and through a drain tube to the drain tray under the freezer/refrigerator where it's evaporated by the condenser fan.


Your drain tube may be stopped up with ice at the upper end because it drains too slow because it's stopped up at the lower end in the evaporator pan under the unit at the floor. It can get dust and mold in it. Once you get the ice out at the top a little pressure with a turkey baster will usually clear it out. Flushing it out with hot water and clorox may help.
Make sure it drains quick enough to prevent refreezing. . The drain should be located below the evaporator coils on the lower back of the freezer.

Posted on Aug 20, 2009

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SOURCE: water accumulating in vegetable bin on model

This is caused by a clogged drain tube or the door is not closing correctly. Be sure the seal around the fridge door is closing correctly. If not, the drain tube needs to be replaced or cleaned.

Posted on Nov 06, 2009

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SOURCE: My Avanti frig has the model# of FF8SSR/FF8WR but

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Posted on Nov 09, 2009

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