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We have condensation inside our frig

Samsung model RS2545SH side by side has alot of condensation inside and leaks some water onto the floor

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  • thanks_fella Jul 03, 2008

    Water inside the fridge, leakin near the assy tank water (white pipe behind the vegetable tray); water dripping also on the bottom right front end.

  • Howdy 1 Jul 24, 2008

    Same Same, Bought at CostCo. Don't see any recall info posted. Everone should start calling CostCo and inquire about this.

    Costco.com Member Service:
    800-955-2292

  • Shan_m Apr 06, 2009

    I have the same issue. The fridge temp shows 53, but varies couple of degrees up and down. The fridge compartment had a water leak.

  • Anonymous May 01, 2009

    Water leaking from the bottom anti-condensation knobs on the bottom of the frig. No one can figure out the fix.

  • lifesabeach7 May 14, 2009

    yes, my fridge is leaking inside and out to the floor, I have a towel soaking it up and have to change it out daily.  sucks, no one on my island knows how to fix it I purchased it 3 years ago from costco when I called they basically told me I was SOL. and to call samsung repairman who is overloaded with jobs, guess I won't buy this brand again.

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I fixed this issue!!!

Water was leaking from inside my fridge. This was happening because the condensation drain was iced over. Where is this drain? To get to it, first remove the crisper bins from inside your fridge. Then remove the back panel by removing 6 screws: 2 at the bottom corners, two on the sides, and two behind each light bulb. The panel might require a little effort to unstick from the back of fridge. After removing the panel, you will see the condensation coils (they're cold). You will also find some ice and water in a collection area below the coils. Normally, water falling from the coils will land in the collection area and pass through the slits at the bottom to a pan below your fridge where it can evaporate. In my case, ice was blocking the way causing the water to backup. To fix it, I removed the water with a rag, then used a hair blow drier to heat the collection area and melt the the ice (including the ice out of site in the drain). After a few minutes, I was able to pour water into the collection area and it passed through!

This is a pretty easy fix. All you need is a screw driver, a hair blow drier, and about 30 minutes.

Posted on Jun 13, 2011

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Same water leak. Just ordered valve water assembly. I observed it for three days water dripping from the valve water assembly. I hope to install it today and observe again. I will also try to clear up any ice on the drain pipe to the drain pan at the bottom underneath the fridge.

Posted on Nov 18, 2009

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