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Water drips from freezer into refrigerator

Water leaks from the air flow structure in the back of the refrigerator where it brings air from the freezer. It freezes on the top shelf and drips down the back of the refrigerator and collects in and under the vegetable bins. I vacuumed the refrigerator coils front and back. They were dusty. I checked the evaporator pan and it was dry and dusty and looked like it had not contained water in long time. I stuck a flexible drain cleaning brush up the drain hose but nothing appeared to be stuck in there. There is also a larger diameter tube nearby that seems to be associated with a strange vent/drain apparatus on the upper level of the bottom of the refrigerator, behind the crisper drawers.

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  • hvddmiller Jul 18, 2009

    I will try to find the drain inside the freezer but I don't know how to remove the freezer wall. I'll try to tackle that one over the weekend and let you know how it turns out. Thanks for the advice bdenton1957.

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The drain is clogged..you need to see if it has a rubber drain trap going into the back side of refrigerator. if so, twist and turn as you pull it out and clean it..replace and then check that drain is open..if no drain trap on back side of refrig..remove freezer wall and open drain from inside freezer..you need to clean out drain trough using hot water..a little messy,but effective

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