Question about GE Refrigerators
Remove the food and the ice maker from the freezer ( if equiped ) . Remove the rear freezer panel . Using a hair dryer , start in the middle , below the coils , defrosting , until you see the drain hole . Use hot water to help defrost the hole . Once water starts going thru the hole , use a small hose inserted into the hole , and blow thru , to remove any unseen debris in the drain line . To avoid this problem again , you can use an ALUMINUM solid wire , 14-16 guage , with the insulation completely off , and insert one end into the drain hole as far as possible without any force . Wrap the other end about 1 1/2 to 2 turns , around the black rod (defrost heater) , above the hole . When refrig goes into defrost , the heat will transfer from the heater , to the wire , keeping the hole from freezing up again .
Posted on Nov 19, 2009
You have an icing issue whereby the drain tube is getting blocked with ice and so when it goes into auto defrost the water can't get down the drain tube so it runs down the back wall of the fridge and lays under the crisper drawers. You need to check out the tube to see if it is ice or sometimes a bit of debris from the freezer can get stuck in the drain cup/tube. If it is an icing up problem check the defrost timer, the defrost heater and the defrost thermostat. Hope this will help.
Posted on Nov 19, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Nov 19, 2013 | Samsung RS275AC Refrigerator
Jan 28, 2011 | Refrigerators
Dec 30, 2010 | Hoover Refrigerators
Dec 26, 2010 | Fisher and Paykel Refrigerators
Feb 27, 2010 | Whirlpool 21.0 cu. ft. Top Freezer...
Feb 01, 2010 | Refrigerators
Jan 05, 2010 | Fisher and Paykel Refrigerators
Aug 11, 2009 | Maytag MSD2756G Side by Side Refrigerator
Jul 06, 2009 | Refrigerators
Apr 01, 2017 | Roper RT18VKXKQ / RT18VKXKZ Top Freezer...
311 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: