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I have a maytag MSD2754GR, the freezer bottom is all iced

I have a Maytag MSD2754GR, the freezer bottom is all iced and water appears under the fridge, these symptoms have prevailed for the last six months.
Should I thaw out the freezer and look for a drain that could have frozen and prevented the water from reaching the evaporating tray?
Why is the doorframe of the partition between the fridge and freezer so hot?

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The drian hole has become stopped up and ice has accumulated in the the drian hole. You will need to unplug the fridge and remove the cover on the back (located at the bottom, 6 screws). On the freezer side there is a drian hole with a rubber 90 and a clear line that runs to the drain pan. Remove line and unstop. Don't not put the line back on yet.

Now for the fun part, remove the basket and the two bottom shelves from the freezer. Half way up the back there are 2 screws that need to be removed. After removing screws pull up on the top cover to so you can remove the bottom cover. The bottom cover maybe froze to the coils and to the inside drain pan. Break the ice with a butter knife, and remove cover ( do not hit the coils). Now you need to break the ice that is froze to the the pan and under it. Once you have remove all the ice you will see the drain hole, use a small pointed object to break ice that is in drain hole. Now you can put the drain line back on and make sure that the other end is in the drain pan under the fridge. Now reassemble the fridge and plug it back up.

It took me about 20 minutes to do this.

Hope this helps.

Posted on Sep 11, 2009

  • slumlord666 Sep 26, 2010

    This solution worked for me. I am a little slower, took about an hour.

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