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Water in my refrigator

Mine is a EHT201/KNR5 limited edition.I keep getting water on my bottom shelves that freeze. Is there a drain in the freezer that is plugged or what?

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Yes, there is a drain that takes the melted ice (water) from the evaporator coil after the defrost cycle, and it ends up in the pan under the fridge.One of the easiest ways to clear this is to gain access to the drain pipe in the bottom where it drains into the pan. Blow air into it. This should clear most blockages. If this does not work you will need to follow the line all the way up to the top if necessary. If the line is cleared and you still have the same problem, you may have a cracked part in the drain system, or even a bad door gasket.

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