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Water accumulated under crisoer drawers and leaking onto floor.

Unable to ascertain source of the water. This is a 10 year old GE, freezer on top. The ice maker quit working a couple of years ago and has not be repaired or replaced.

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That water is coming from your freezer during the defrost cycle. Normally there is a drain in your freezer that goes to a cup in your refrigerator and through the back of your refrigerator through a drain tube which extends down to a drip pan. If this tube gets plugged up, water will overflow in the cup and leak at the back wall of your refrigerator and through the holes that lead to the crisper's floor area. If you can remove the cup and using a wire dislodge anything blocking the drain, clean the cup of any debris and check your freezer drain for any obstruction causing water backing up and leaking !

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