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Water is building up in the bottom of my side by side freezer and freezing.

I can't identify where the water is coming from, but it build up and freezes on the floor of the freezer if I dont remove the ice daily it leeks on to the floor in my kitchen. I have discolouration on a seem below the freezer compartment on the case.

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Sounds like you have a clogged defrost drain tube. removing back panel of freezer will give you acess to drain trough, melt away the ice with a hair dryer, youll find a drain hole under there somwhere,pouring boiling water down the drain will clear it pretty quickly( i use a steam machine purchased from the infomercials works awesome, after you clear it and all water drain down tube wrap a piece of solid copper wirearound the heater( black calrod heater right above the drain trough) and stick it in the whole maybe an inch or so. now everythime the heater comes on to defrost it will prevent the hole from freezing over

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