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Maytag model morxemmwb01 freezer is icing up everything is getting covered with frost

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SOURCE: ice in the bottom of frigidaire side by side frost proof freezer

take all the bottom shelves and baskets out of the freezer. look at the back wall of the freezer. youll see a block of ice in a metal pan looking part at the bottom of the rear panel. there is a hole in the bottom of that pan. thats the defrost drain. its clogged. use a hair dryer to get all the ice out then use hot water to flush out the drain hole.

Posted on Nov 29, 2007

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SOURCE: Freezer Frost and Too Warm No Ice

replace the defrost heater wr51x10031

Posted on Apr 10, 2008

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SOURCE: Maytag Model MZD2766GEW iced coils

This sounds like a defrosting problem. There is a defrost timer, a heater element, and a therm-o- disk thing that shuts the heater off when the frost is melted. These are the things to check, but it's usually the heater that is burnt out.

Posted on Jul 23, 2008

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SOURCE: HSS25IFMDWW- freezer frosting up but working

sounds like the defrost thermostat or you may have a crack in the water line causing the freezing.

Posted on Sep 13, 2008

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SOURCE: Maytag side by side freezer ice build up

I HAVE A MSD2454GRW, 23.5 CU, MAYTAG AND ICE BUILDS UP ON THE FLOOR OF THE FREEZER TO A POINT WHERE IT RUNS ON THE FLOOR. CAN CLEAN IT OUT AND 12-15 HOURS LATER, ITS BACK.

Posted on Sep 15, 2008

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Maytag model MSD2351HEQ freezer side is not working, refridgerator is cold


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f1cdedb3-5e7c-47c1-8d68-7566d4da0a75.jpgSounds to me you may have a defrost failure. In most cases the fresh food compartment will show signs first but your model has an auto damper that may be causing the fresh food section to remain cold. Do you notice frost build up on the rear inside back panel of the freezer? Example HERE. If you do you will need to manually defrost the freezer, remove the rear panel of the freezer and use a hair dryer to melt the ice covering the evaporator coils. Example of ice/frost build up on the evaporator coils HERE The most likely cause for the problem is a defective=> 12002495 Defrost Control Board The defrost board is found inside the fresh food section and inside the control panel. Item 12 in this photo HERE is the defrost control board. Second possibility is the=> 67004948 Defrost Heater Item 7 in photo HERE and is the 67004757 Defrost Thermostat and that item location 3 HERE First the defrost control board needs to be checked for burn marks or signs of heat damage. I am here if you would like me to help you get to the parts I listed above, Thanks Sea Breeze

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I have condensate leakes into the bottom of my freezer and ices up the bottom of the freezer


YOUR DEFROST DRAIN IS CLOG UP YOU WILL NEED TO PULL THE BACK COVER OFF IN THE FREEZER SIDE AND CLEAN THE DRAIN YOU WILL SEE IT AT THE BOTTOM BEHIND THE FREEZER COVER

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My freezer keeps icing over into a solid block, and it stops working


possibly the drain is plugged or the drain line, which runs down from freezer on back of unit, to the drip pan underneath. U can blow it out with compressed air

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I have an Maytag upright freezer.Does it self defrost?if so how does it self defrost?Do you have to leave the plug and hose out all the time? model # is rfu1500aaw


This is not a self defrosting freezer . Remove the plug and hose ONLY when you unplug to defrost . You should defrost when the coils get about 1/4 " of frost (ice) on them . Otherwise , the frost will act like the plastic insulation on electrical wire , not letting the coldness freeze the food solidly .

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Frost free freezer icing up


It should still be covered under the warranty.

How to check everything
http://www.acmehowto.com/howto/appliance/refrigerator/refrigerator.php
check defrost timer, defrost heater, defrost thermostat. In most newer models the timer has been replaced by an electronic control board. If the heater and thermostat are ok it’ll be the control.

You can turn the defrost timer till it clicks and everything shuts down. The heater should now come on. If it does, replace the timer. If it doesn't, check the heater and defrost thermostat. Turn the timer again till everything starts back up to end the defrost cycle.

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Suddenly there is frost covering everything! What


It may not be sealing properly. check to see if a dollar bill will easly slide between the seal and the door. move the food ( and ice) away from the door then test with the dollar again. If it is not sealing clean with soap and watr using a dish brush. test again after drying. The last is to put a small amount of silicone greaseon the seal. The plumbing section section of the hardware store carries plumbers grease.

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Maytag model MQU1556AEW, frost-free freezer forms ice in bottom.


I'm not sure if this will help but the freezer that is located on the bottom of my refrigerator started forming ice on the back part where the cold air was supposed to be coming out. I kept hearing a hissing sound like water dripping on a hot surface. I called the repair man in and he had to replace the defrost timer. Once he did that it worked like a charm.

I am not an expert by any means although removing ice from a frost-free freezer is a pain and this took care of the problem for me. Good luck!

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Ice build up in bottom of freezer


Check the ice maker. sometimes they get cracked a will leak water into the freezer compartment. Also check the ice maker fill tube for leaks or someone could have spilled something. Although this is tipical of a clogged drain. What happens is when the fridge go into derfost, it will melt all the frost that is on the evaporator, turning it into water. The water drains down to a trough under the evaporator and down a drain hole in the trough ( this trough is behind the evaporator cover ) Removing the melted frost from the freezer. If that drain is clogged, the water cannot leave the freezer. Then when the fridge starts back up ,it will freez the water that was not drained. After repeated defrosting the water will fill this trough and run off into the bottom of the freezer to be frozzen when the fridge starts to cool again.

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Maytag side by side freezer ice build up


I HAVE A MSD2454GRW, 23.5 CU, MAYTAG AND ICE BUILDS UP ON THE FLOOR OF THE FREEZER TO A POINT WHERE IT RUNS ON THE FLOOR. CAN CLEAN IT OUT AND 12-15 HOURS LATER, ITS BACK.

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Frost is due to outside air leaking into unit. Check on back wall to see if hole for ice maker fill tube is still plugged. If not and you have no ice maker cover hole with tape. Also look for water or ice build up in bottom of freezer or ref. sections. May have a plugged drain. Let me know what you find.

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