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Ice keeps building We defrosted and now it's returned. Ice builds up behind coils. SUB ZERO 501f standalone freezer. would like to check drain for clog. where is the drain?

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  • moshe354 Oct 04, 2010

    so how do you find out which defrost element or timer ? and how do you change them?

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Bad defrost element or timer

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