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Hi there water building up and flooding back from my fridge drain hole.hotpoint model number rfa07


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Clean ice from drain hole then take a wire hanger and cut it to about 3-4 inches , wrap one end around defrost element anf the other end down the drain hole . use a turkey baster to force VERY hot water down drain hole to clear build up and debris

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Hi there water building up and flooding back from my fridge drain hole.hotpoint model number rfa07


Clean ice from drain hole then take a wire hanger and cut it to about 3-4 inches , wrap one end around defrost element anf the other end down the drain hole . use a turkey baster to force VERY hot water down drain hole to clear build up and debris ... Hotpoint RFA60 Bottom Freezer Refrigerator

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I have a GE Fridge model number GTS18WC and the drain line is clogged. I removed the panel in the back and have tried to use hair dryer to thaw the ice out of the drain hole. Stuck a coat hanger up the p trap from the bottom and nothing. My ice maker also does not fill up with water. I ohmed out the valve for it and it seems ok. What is going on with my Fridge??


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My kenmore electronic fridge keeps building frost on the back wall i cleaned out the reservoir in the fridge part where the water drains and ran some hot water through and it worked ok for a couple of days but its back again do i have to reset the heater manually or is it a thermocouple some where causing me problems i got this second hand a few years ago


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I have a Fisher & Paykel fridge/freezer model N500B a CFC model with the freezer below the fridge. We have started to get a frost biuld up at the top of the back wall of the fridge compartment. A registered repair man has suggested it is a know Fisher and Paykel problem and can only be temporarily addressed by melting the ice build up with hot water and/or a hair dryer. The build up seems to be increasing and i don't like the idea of using a hair dryer..doesn't seem to be a fully safe thing t


Using a hairdryer is ok. don't let water drip on it and don't point too close to plastics\015\012ice build up on fridge wall can be due to:\015\012short of gas\015\012partial blockage in sealed system\015\012compressor startin ... Refrigerators

Amana Fridge with bottom freezer Model# ABB2224DEQ There is a 1/4 inch ice build up on floor of freezer. Then, the following defrost cycle causes water to run out of the freezer onto the floor. Thought the drain to the evaporating tray was plugged, but cannot find a drain hole anywhere or an evaporating tray. Ice is a 1/4 inch thick or more when my wife breaks it out. Where is all of this water coming from. There is no ice-maker or water dispenser. I checked the door seal, it fastens tightly to


The hole to evap tray tends to get plugged. After unplugging, it may take an hour to drain entire system. Then system needs to go through the defrost cycle. There is likely a buildup of water that was frozen and will now drain. Keep an eye on the eva ... Refrigerators

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Hi I have a GE Profile Side by Side - model PSS23LSSASS. I came home after being away for 10 days and everything in the freezer had melted. The fridge and freezer we're not cooling. Along the back wall of the freezer there was ice and frost. I threw everything away and pulled the plug. Over the next 12 hours all the ice melted and drained. I surrounded the fridge with towels and cleaned up all the water. I plugged it back in and it seems to be cooling fine now. The freezer is around 0


Yes, the defrost timer or defrost heater malfunctioned. \015\012In your GE Profile model PSS23LSSASS, I think that it is controlled\015\012by a computer.\015\012\015\012Unplugging it resets it just like your computer.\01 ... Refrigerators

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Whirlpool fridge about 5 years old - water just started leaking into the fridge. I have seen some solutions here that say it is a clogged drain line. I cannot figure how to get to the drain line...I am not sure of the model number..it is not side by side...


Hi\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012Thanks for using FixYa. You are\015\012somewhat right as most times this is a plugged defrost drain system. The defr ... Refrigerators

Kenmore 25371462100 I have a 2001 kenmore refrigerator that is leaking water from the freezer onto the top shelf and under the produce baskets at the bottom of the fridge. This model does not have a drain hole in the freezer that runs directly into any drainage system. This one has a hole on the back wall of the refrigerator and the water collects into a small tray connected to the ceiling of the refrigerator where the light bulb is. The tray has a small plastic tube at the back like a straw the


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We have a kenmore coldspot refridgerator model #62854100 Since we've owned this model we've had a leaking problem from whatever the part is at the top and back of the refridgerator. We go through three towels a week absorbing water form the draining from inside our fridge. What's up with this? It's behind the adjustment controls for the fridge and freezer


Your evaporator coils frost up in normal use\015\012and every eight hours or so the entire unit shuts down and the defrost heater\015\012comes on to melt the frost. This cycle last about 20 minutes. The melted frost\015\012drips into a dr ... Refrigerators

Model 106.53632300, 53634300. Freezer and fridge not cooling. No ice build up inside or moisture. I have verified that the doors close properly, lights are working, compressor is clicking on for 5-10 sec and turning off. Fan is blowing. NO water in drain pan, dispenser is working with cool water. Outside of fridge is cool to the touch. Of course no ice since the freezer is not cold enough. What else cacn I try?


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Whirlpool Fridge (Model ET18LKXHW00) continually freezes up and water drips into the fridge. Ice builds up under the freezer floor tray and then blocks vents. I've cleared it out including the frozen drain plug on occasion with hot water until it flows through the tube in to the bottom drip pan but the problem returns. Is it the heater? Is there a way to check it?


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Westinghouse freestye model RP423Q has water accumulating in the bottom of the fridge, from the drain tube at the back of the inside of the unit. Water isn't draining to the external part of the unit.


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I have a Kenmore side by side model # 106.53609202 and its about 8 years old. About a month ago it stopped making ice. I've already replaced the water valve behind the fridge and waited 24 hours and still no ice. The water dispensor in the freezer door works fine. I haven't heard the ice maker 'call' for water either. The drain hole in back of the freezer was blocked with ice but I cleared it with hot water. The short water tube that feeds the ice tray is not plugged up. I think that's about it.


OK, remove the cover on the face of the ice maker and let me know if the model look like this picture: If it looks like this mod ... Kenmore Elite 22.4 cu. ft. Bottom Freezer Refrigerator with Adjusta Cube Ice Maker

Kenmore Model number 74254 Had water building up in the refrigerator section, saw a post that said to defrost it and add copper wire to drain port. Did this and it seemed to be working fine for a few days (ice maker working). Later noticed a lot of water on the floor. Looked in the evaporator tray and it was full of water. Noticed water in the refrigerator, ice on the bottom of freezer and ice maker making hollow ice cubes. I was going to empty the evaporator tray when the water to the i


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Ever since I've owned my fridge (coming up on 4 years), the freezer would build up into a big chunk of ice causing the freezer temp to drop and the fridge temp to rise. I would melt the chunk of ice and then drain the water from the back of the fridge. It would work properly for a few months and then start happening again. Now, its happening with more frequency. Currently, the freezer temp is holding around 0 and the fridge temp is up around 55-60.


Your defrost thermostat is broken and needs to be replaced.\015\012Here is a link.. your freezer is located differently but you can still use this video. ... GE Energy Star PDS22SIS Stainless Steel Bottom Freezer Refrigerator

Water flowing into refrigerator. Ice build up behind freezer back wall. Will clearing ice from drains suffice or do I need a new heater? Foam drains to fridge are open. There is a small hole under coils in freezer, on the metal tray under the coils. I can't tell if this is a drain or not. It had ice but is not draining.


Hello again,part 2 of the answer,the metal pan is the drain in the center of it is where the drain is blocked,the foam vents are the vents where the air from the freezer flows into the fresh food compartment,GENTLYclear that small hole so as no ... Roper RT16DKXK Top Freezer Refrigerator

Samsung RB2055SW 6 years old (out of warranty) ice build up in the back of fridge. Freezer fine, but fridge stable around 48 - 50 F. Defrosted for 48 hours. cleared out water and dust from behind access panel. checked drain tubes which were clean. turned on for 3 hours and freezer is fine. Fridge is now at 58 degrees. The fridge used to make occasional clunking sounds, but doesn't anymore. (never thought I'd miss that but I do). It does have some gurgling sounds up above.


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Good day, i have a side by side professional series uni. Model number PLHS39EESS2. Has an in door water and ice maker. Purchased fridge about 6 months ago and have been very happy with it. As of last week water stopped comming through and the other day the ice ran out. Replaced the filter but water still not comming through checked connections from water source to connection at back and that is good. Is there a pump or something that maybe gone bad or do i need to reset something. Confused


Hello gholwell,Here are some tips for no ice:1: Frozen Fill Tube\015\012These units have the fill tube in the freezer ceiling that can keep\015\012freezing up. The cure is to replace the existing fill tube with a new\0 ... Frigidaire Refrigerators

Our fridge drips water from inside the its shell. It works just fine, and there is no water pooling underneath it. I removed the back panel from the freezer side and the defrost heater coils are frosted over, and the drain below it is stopped with frozen water. Its a frigidaire side by side model frs23r


Looks like your pretty handy . so what you need to do is run the drain with a cable and clean it out . it will have a build up of slime init causing the water not to drain . very common problem . i use a speed ometer ca ... Refrigerators

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