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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: water is draining from freezer floor onto kitchen

You probably have a clogged drain in the freezer compartment. Contact an appliance service company.

Posted on Feb 22, 2010

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Hi,

This is typically caused by the defrost drain. I have put together some instructions on how to resolve this, follow the link below and let me know if it helps.

http://www.fixya.com/support/r4686046-water_leak_from_freezer_ice_freezer


Posted on May 11, 2010

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Clean the drain pan and drain line in the back of the freezer section underneath the evaporator coil. Make sure water drains when you pour it in. If it doesn't - also clean drain tube on the back of the unit behind the cover. When done - put the tube exactly where it was.
Good luck! :)

Vlad
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Posted on Jun 03, 2010

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Hello,

Thier are 2 possible thing causing that leak.

1 ) a blocked defrost drain..this tip i wrote will tell ya how to clear the defrost drain

FREEZER ON THE TOP OR BOTTOM http://www.fixya.com/support/r9945686-check_when_refrig_cools_ok_but_leaks


SIDE BY SIDE http://www.fixya.com/support/r9991618-wrong_when_side_side_refrig_leaks_from


2) the water inlet valve that distributes water to icemaker and in door dispenser (if equipped) hasa pinhole in it and spraying water onto the floor...to check that gotta pull out ref.from the wall and remove lower rear service plate and inspect the valve for a pinhole


GENE

Posted on Aug 31, 2011

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You have a blocked drain.
There is a condensation drain at the back above the pump with a small tube that is meant to deposit water onto the pump for evaporation - the drain gets blocked so the condensation flows out through the front door. Also makes big rivers of ice at the back of your freezer behind the bottom shelf??
Solution - Dismantle the inside of the freezer - take all the plastic trim outof the back of the freezer with a screw driver - don't worry, it's only trim and goes back easily. Eventually you will see the drain collector (flat V shape) and at the point of the V is a small hole, pour warm water in this till it drains to the pump at the back, instead of down onto your floor at the front. You may need to clean the hole too as it gets gunked up.
You can also help by finding the drain tube above the pump at the back and gently inserting a chopstick or similar untill the warm water empties onto your hand !
Takes about an hour all in all and has been fixed for a year now on mine.

Posted on Nov 10, 2011

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