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Ice forming on bottom of freezer

I recently noticed water near the freezer door and found ice had formed on the bottom of the freezer. After I had cleaned it out, the ice returned in a couple of days and it appears water may be leaking into the freezer from on of the vents. Any ideas what may be the problem?

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  • Anonymous Jul 11, 2008

    Similar type kenmore w/freezer on the bottom. Same exact problem.

    Any help appreciated!

  • nogobe Aug 15, 2008

    Same exact problem. Solution to the person with the initial problem did not work. No gap in seal. Water seems to be coming from freezer vent inside and continuously builds up the ice on the bottom of the freezer until the water does not have anywhere to go then starts to leak out/

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    ice forms in bottom of fridge thought a leak from ice maker turned water off still forming ice

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Freezer drain is frozen over, defrost water has nowhere to go. Need to pull back wall in freezer and clear drain, put some towels down and pour hot water in the back pan until the drain is cleared.

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Check for ice clogging the vents to the box from the freezer.. check and make sure the evaportator fan is working in the freezer compartment..check the timer and the defrost thermostat and heater..

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Switch off the power
First keep all the items out
Open the door and remove all the fixers
let the whole body will be get dry
check the freezer is there any gap between the door

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Posted on Mar 07, 2008

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