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I have water/ice in the botom of the refrigerator what could be causing this

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Most of the time this phenom is caused by a drain being clogged under the evaporation coils. Every now and then the control powers up a strong heater to knock the frost off them evap coils so they won't ice up. The runoff from the operation is supposed to go down a drin hole under them coils. So what goes wrong?
The drain gets a clog and the water has nowhere to go but the path of least resistance and gravity usually makes it finds its way to the bottom of the ice box. Remedy? Open up the service panel. remove the clog and party on!

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