Question about Refrigerators

Open Question

Fridge is leaking a little water. - Refrigerators

Posted by on

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a Kenmore Coldspot Fridge. The icemaker is leaking in the fridge and running water all over the inside causing ice to form every where. I already replaced the water fill tube. I noticed after the...


Hello,

Yes exactly that is the water inlet valve thats causing that its not fully closing yet its staying open a little and seeping water through it.



GENE

Sep 09, 2011 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

I have a whirlpool 363L WRN38RWG6, the problem i am having is that the fridge leaks water from the vent inside the door on top of the fridge section, then the fridge freezes any thing put to the back of...


I could not find the model but i assume it is a side by side.The model # should be located in the fridge side on the upper right hand corner on the fridge wall.On the freezer side in the back there is a cover with vents covering the evaporator coils. Remove the shelves,the cover to expose the evaporator.If the evaporator is all iced up your defrost themostat may not be working.The defost thermostat is located on top of the coils,it is a little round unit with 2 wires going to it.To check you can uplug it and put a jumper wire in the plug in to see if the defroster starts up.Make sure the fan is also working.Also check the drain (little round hole in the bottem of the drain pan) below the coils.Just poor a little water down it.If it is pluged you can use a small round tube and push it through the drain.Hope this helps,if so give us a 4 thumbs up. THANKS

Mar 02, 2011 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

Hoover Contour refrigerator HE383TF. Water is leaking inside the fridge. It appears as a puddle under the vegetable compartment and then leaks onto the floor. I have completely defrosted and then poured...


Could be the little red stopper at the back of the fridge on the inside has come off, and this is where the water is coming from, look inside on the lower shelf and you will see a round opening which should have a red stopper in it.

Dec 30, 2010 | Hoover Refrigerators

1 Answer

I have a Frigidaire model number FRT18G4AWA refrigerator that leaks water from the top of the refrigerator part and has trouble keeping cold.


Hi,

Make Sure Your Fridge is Properly Sealed
One of the most common causes of a "leaking" fridge isn't a leak at all. It's the direct result of your fridge not sealing properly, and as a result running overtime to keep things cool. A fridge that runs excessively will build up extra condensation on the coils, which in turn can lead to the pool of water on the floor that's causing alarm. Check the rubber door seals on your fridge and freezer to make sure you're getting a proper seal. If you find a problem, wash the seals with warm water and soap and apply a thin film of lubricant (petroleum jelly works best). If this doesn't solve your problem, you may need to replace the gaskets. Also, check the adjustable legs on your fridge and make sure the fridge tilts a little to the rear. If it's leaning even a little bit forward, a proper door seal can be compromised.

Check the Drain Pan
Your leaking refrigerator may just have a cracked or damaged drain pan. Your fridge regularly drains water into this pan to prevent water pooling in the fridge itself. Evaporation takes care of the rest. Look underneath your fridge where the drain pan sits and pull it out for inspection. If it has a crack or is otherwise damaged, contact the appropriate retailer about getting a replacement as soon as possible.

Check the Defrost Drain
If your leaking refrigerator is draining inside as opposed to onto your floor, you're probably dealing with a clogged defrost drain. Your fridge is constantly producing condensation inside the freezer, and that condensation drips down the defrost drain into a drain pan underneath the unit. This defrost drain can become clogged with debris or, more often, it freezes shut. Look in your refrigerator manual to locate your defrost drain, and take the appropriate steps to unclog it (inundating your drain with warm water will often do the trick).

Check Your Ice Maker for Leaks
If none of these other quick fixes solve your problem, check your icemaker for leaks. It's a bit unusual, but sometimes the water line to the icemaker fails or comes loose, letting water into your freezer. Try tightening all connections, and if necessary, replacing the line that feeds the icemaker.


Hope this helpout....

Aug 13, 2010 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

I keep walking into my kitchen to find a strange little puddle of water near the front left of the fridge. cannot find a trail from under the fridge so i have no idea where it's coming from. is there a pan...


could be the defrost pan / ck it for crackes / some times it's the water valve leaking through . due to water pressure changes . put a paper towel in disp and see if it gets wet at night . and if you have a large dog that drinks from it at night this also could be the problem ( ha ha // ) but it has happened .mm

Apr 18, 2010 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

WATER PUDDLE ON FLOOR


no water will be coming from that line it is going to be a blocked drain line or a rust hole under where you can't see

Apr 17, 2009 | Kenmore 56549 / 56542 / 56544 / 56546 Side...

1 Answer

Water leak From Back Of Fridge


hi that small hose is going in to the ice maker. buy a small clamp at the hardware store, and clamp the plastic hose holder. thanks the appliance doc

Oct 16, 2008 | Kenmore 56549 / 56542 / 56544 / 56546 Side...

1 Answer

Fisher and Paykel fridge buttom freezer with water dispenser


Please advise where the dispenser is leaking? If it is dripping out the front of the door, then I suggest you run the water dispenser to flush about 3 liters of water. Does the noise stop when you open the fridge door?

Jul 01, 2008 | Fisher and Paykel Active SmartĀ® E522BR...

1 Answer

Water leaks from tube at the bottom of fridge for water dispenser only


If it is a plastic compression fitting you can tighten each one a little(careful not to tighten them too much cause they can strip out) Use a small crescent wrench with a back up wrench.

Jan 27, 2008 | Refrigerators

Not finding what you are looking for?
Refrigerators Logo

Related Topics:

53 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Refrigerators Experts

John Tripp
John Tripp

Level 3 Expert

4654 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75824 Answers

Brian Coughlan

Level 2 Expert

275 Answers

Are you a Refrigerator Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...