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Whirlpool Fridge has water leakage

Hello. I have a Whilpool top-freezer fridge that I purchased from Lowe's almost 6 years ago. Within the last few months, there has been a lot of condensation and water leakage to the base of the fridge. I need to contact my local Lowe's to get in touch with the company responsible for my extended warranty coverage. But first I thought I would ask you what the problem might be, and what I can do (if anything) to stop this problem.

Thank you for your assistance and advise.

Judy Crumpton
Carrollton, TX
jgcrumpton@verizon.net

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Have you been filling it up with more food than usual? how are you storing the food? if its touching the back of the fridge then this causes the water to drip down the back and accumulate at the bottom. I had the same problem (different fridge), I'd open the fridge and there;d be a pool of water at the bottom, sometimes it even started leaking out onto the floor.
so... i just made sure when i put food in that it wasn't all pushed to the back and that none of it was touching the back of the fridge - no more water at the bottom!
give it a try , hope this helps.

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