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Frozen Water in Pan behind freezer drawer.

It apears to be the problem you suggested. We must access it through the back of the refrigerator right? Not through the front by removing the freezer drawer?

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  • Nancyv Mar 16, 2008

    My husband removed all of the freezer parts, door, etc. We didn't realize the back wall can be removed...It appears to be a large piece, so we didn't remove it, as we didn't know the ice maker droped down. However, we will look at it again, if the problem persists.



    The ice began melting into the pan area....we used a hair dryer on the back wall and let it thaw for several hours, while the refrigerator was unpluged.



    Do you think that will solve the problem? If not, we will start all over again, and remove the ice maker this time.



    How often does this happen?



    If the freezer door was not closed properly at one time, could that have caused the ice build up?










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Yes you will have to remove the freezer door and go through the front of the unit. the door itself is the easy part to get off, it lifts off the rails, you may have to remove a screw a few inches back fromm the freezer door on both freezer rails(phillips head screw, ). empty the freezer pullout before trying to remove. after that the the pull out upper shelf comes and thenyou can remove the horizontal rails , the ice maker drops down and then the back wall can be removed

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  • Ron Coons
    Ron Coons Mar 16, 2008

    completly defrosting the refig might possibly solve you rproblem, as foar as how often does it need to be done, well if everything is working properly never. freezer door might attribute to other problems but not freezing the drain tube, thats more a fluky thing

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