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Ge refrigerator model tfx24fge -at staggered intervels water is leaking from the bottom front right side. About a pint of water puddles on tile. Occurs anywhere from every 2 days to every 4 hours. thanks!

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HI,

Self-defrosting refrigerator/freezers have an evaporation pan in the bottom, and a small hose that carries the water to it. There are chances that hose get plugged or disconnected, and it lets water run out onto the floor or inside the fridge. It's unusual for the pan to get full and overflow, but it's possible..

The condensate water off of the evaporator drains into a plastic pan. It relies on the heat from the condenser/fan to evaporate this water. If the condenser coil under the fridge is clogged and the fan is not moving the required air, the water will not evaporate and the pan will overflow. Make sure the coil is clean underneath and the condenser fan is running with the compressor

Pull out the drawers in both the refrigerator and the freezer if there is water or Ice on the bottom there is a clog ...use a baby nose ****** and force hot water through the drain hole until it goes through well ...that should fix the problem


Please leave me comments,if you need further assistance
RNJ VINODKUMAR

Posted on Oct 06, 2009

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