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Water Freezing in bottom of Freezer and dripping out front of freezer door

I noticed water dripping out my freezer door onto the floor. I emptied the freezer and noticed the entire bootom of freezer door is ice (over 1 inch thick. I defrosted freezer and cleaned up everything and turned the freezer back on (with ice maker still turned off). Within 12 hours I noticed 1/4 inch of frozen water on bottom of freezer. It appears to be coming from the back of the freezer from vents located near the bottom.

What is the issue?

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  • fourvikes Oct 20, 2008

    How do you determine if it's the defrost timer or the defrost heater.

  • Anonymous Oct 22, 2008

    i have zanussi fridge/freezer frost free. mine to is icing up on freezer floor and will not disperse. is it an expensive fix

  • John Eames Jan 17, 2009

    Have a side by side GE Profile. Ice builds up between the inside back panel and the outside pack panel. Also ice on the walls and bottom panel of the freezer . Could hear the fan blades hitting ice build up in the rear of the freezer section.

  • Anonymous Mar 10, 2009

    Freezing in bottom of Freezer and dripping out front of freezer door" problem, and notify you when a new solution is offered.

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This could either be a blocked drain from the freezer not allowing defrost water to escape or the defrost heater failing to turn on due to a faulty defrost heater or defrost timer not enabling the water to escape

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I cannot get my freezer to turn on .

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