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GE REFRIGERATOR SPILLS OUT WATER COLLECTED BELOW VEG. BINS, HEAVY CONDENSATION ON WALLS OF REFRIG. CANT FIND A DRAIN HOLE AT BASE OF FREEZER OR FRIG.

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Remove the food from the freezer . Remove the rear freezer panel , inside the freezer . At the base in the rear , use a hair dryer and defrost (you'll see a drain hole possibly in the middle of the drain ) . Defrost drain hole until hot water can be poured and go thru the hole . I use a small hose to blow thru the drain hole to remove any debris which could have accumulated inside the drain line .

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