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I have a model ED2CHQXKB05, series SR4452983 from November 2004. Freezer on the left side. The freezer drips into a vented area in the back: I can see the drips when I open the door, and each drop makes a hissing sound (like it's landing on something electrical). A tube in the back might be clogged; I taped it to the wall in a circle, and that seemed to help. So does running the icemaker continuously (and periodically throwing out a lot of ice). Can you help me? Thanks!

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What you are describing is the normal sounds it makes when it goes into defrost. The frost melts, and the resulting water will fall onto the heater which then makes your hissing noise. You dont mention that there is a problem, such as not cold or water leaking on your floor, so it sounds like all is working as it should. But you also mention you taped IT ( what is it?) to the wall in a circle.

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