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Water Leak I have a Whirlpool Model # ET1CHMXKQ03 Refrigerator with a freezer on top. Water drips from the rear underside of the freezer in the refrigerator compartment onto the back part of the top shelf. It amounts to about 1/2 cup of water in 24 hours.

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  • SethII Feb 20, 2008

    There is no funnel tube on the back wall of the refrigerator.

  • Grandview Feb 24, 2008

    We own two vacation rental condos in Missouri. Same frig's with same problems. Ice clogs the drain tubes and then the water drains into the frig filling the bottom and then making a mess of the shelves. The solution eludes me. The settings are on normal but there is very little food in each frig ( most people don't fill them up). But no matter, this should NOT happen. This is a BAD design and needs a recall. The next fix for us will be to run the drain tube externally. I hear there was some kind of kit that WP had. Any ideas? Otherwise, I'm cutting into the back of the cabinet.

  • robert pai Mar 03, 2008

    I have the same whirlpool ref, same problem. It was two years new.



    please let me know how to fix it .

  • Belmonttf Mar 23, 2008

    Freezer drain freezes and therefore the melted water overflows to the top shelf of the refrigerator.

    I have to defrost the freezer for the ice to melt and therefore melt the ice in the freezer drain.

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2008

    I have a whirlpool mod#ET21MMXJW00 top freezer. I am now having water drip don inside of the refrigerator to fill up below the fruit and veg bins were air flow is to occur. I am also having water freeze under the try in the freezer. The setting for both are at the required settings. What can be done to fix this problem?



    Thanks

    Tom

  • jack csh Aug 10, 2008

    same as above tech came to the house and has done what you said and still have the same problem any help he says heater core needs to be raplaced

  • lspopeil Aug 13, 2008

    I have the same problem- I don't use ice-maker and thought that that was perhaps the problem. Will try the cleaning of the funnel tube. Thanks

  • Thompsh Sep 07, 2008

    Water drips from the top Freezer

  • Anonymous Feb 11, 2009

    water drips down the back of the inside of the refrigerator down to the bottom under the crisper drawers and collects overtime. I have to **** the water out otherwise it overflows onto the kitchen floor. My refrigerator works fine other than that.

  • giterdone26 Feb 13, 2009

    theres no tube there to pull out its just a plug it leaks water in to inside bottom

  • Anonymous Mar 05, 2009

    Water collects in the bottom of the fridge. There is no ice maker, so this is not a cause.



    Does this require repair or replacement?

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    whirlpool ET1CHMXKB02 top freezer refrigerator wiring diagram

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    a small amount of water drips into the refrigerator (mod 106) from the back airway from the top freezer compartment.

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2014

    water leaking from bottom

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I have a whirlpool et18gkxgw0 and it leaks water alot into the bottom inside by the crisper drawers i do not have a tube on the back of it there is a spot for one but its plug with a plug not dirt or anything someone put it there is it not suppose to be there please help

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Pull the funnel tube out of the back wall and clean the drain that goes out the back wall of the refrig section

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