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Drip pan overflow

A few days ago I noticed a puddle of water coming from beneath the refrigerator. I looked it over and noticed that the drip pan in the back was full to the rim. I sqaked it dry and thought I would take a look the next day. Sure enough the drip pan was full to the rim again. I repeated the drain process again and the pan filled again (x 3 days). What could possibly be the problem?

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    My refrigerator is driping water inside from the top frezer compartment through the vegetables tray

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You could need more freon, because it is causing the pipes to warm up a bit more then they should be, then the condensation builds up. If the problem still percists after you have this checked, i would put a drain hose on it temporairly and aim for a new fridge if it is from before 1994.

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