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Leaking Water on Inside of Refrigerator/Ice Buildup in Freezer

This is an ongoing problem. In each case, I take apart the inside of the freezer and melt/remove ice, and clear the drain hole. (I also run a chlorine bleach/water solution through the drain after it is cleared). As the refrigerator has aged, the time between 'defrostings' has decreased to once every 2-3 months.

I know this is a design flaw, but is there a better solution than just defrosting the freezer/drain repeatedly?

Kenmore Model No: 72262100
Mfg Date: 02/2002

Thanks,
A Micozzi
Akron, OH

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Its the clogged defrost drain. I have the same problem. I just cant find the drain

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