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I have water leaking under freezer side of door. I turned the ice maker off, turned off the water to the fridge, cleaned out the ice behind the panels, and put it all back together. Every couple of days I chip the ice off of the bottom of freezer; if I forget I get a puddle of water on my hard wood floor. The plug is in the drain hole. Is the heat element suppose to evaporate everthing when it goes through the defrost cycle? How do I quit having water run all over my floor?

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  • kellergoose Mar 25, 2011

    Sorry, it's actually a Maytag 3; the Model is MSD2454GRW.

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Hi, The drain hole is plugged with debris or ice...
Just had to thaw my own out tonight, it was doing the same thing... Take the bottom draw out and maybe the bottom shelf and then you will see the ice buidup in the back and on the floor... Thaw it out and make sure the drain hole is open... then you will be okay again...

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