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Water leaking on the shelves and into veggie drawers

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These refrigerators are bad for the defrost drain tube freezing up. Remove the back wall of the freezer to check the drain pan. Some people have attached a piece of wire to the heater and put the other end 2-3 inches down the drain tube to carry heat to help keep the ice cleared out.

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