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I have a jennair js48sedbda and the evaporator drain keeps freezing up and freezing up the fan i hope you can help me thank you for your time

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  • harryjr34 May 21, 2011

    i am geting the part and going to put it in thank you for your help

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Hi harryjr34,

This is a known issue of Jenn Air's 42" and 48" Built in Refrigerators. And your specific model is one these. Defrost water accumulates in the evaporator drain tray and freezes. After a period of time layers of ice may accumulate,allowing defrost water to seep over the edges of the tray and into the freezer section. To correct this, you need to order and replace evaporator drain tray kit with a part # W10199915. All you have to is to follow the instructions supplied in the service kit. You may try to purchase at www.appliancepartspros.com. You can also call them at 1 877 477 7278, 7 am-midnight EST.

Hope it helps.

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Posted on May 17, 2011

  • Jemalyn Labaguis May 23, 2011

    You're welcome.

    Thank you for using FixYa.

  • brad497
    brad497 Mar 14, 2012

    I replaced the drain kit but now mine won't cool! Any suggestions?

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