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Where is the drain located?

A puddle of water forms underneath the freezer and ice builds under the lowest rack of the freezer. It was suggested that I clean the "drain" by flushing water. But where is the "drain" located? Is it inside the freezer or outside? Where is the pan that catches the water that is flushed into the "drain"? Please help. Thanks.

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Hi, The drain is located behind the rear inside freezer panel. Remove the panel and find the drain hole under the evaporator coils.

I hope this helps you.

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