This is a common issue on some fridges. It is caused by:
1. Broken drain pipe.
2. Clogged drain pipe.
most of the times, the drain pipe gets clogged. It is hard to clean and not easy to replace. It should be visible at the back of the bottom of fridge.
Removing the vegetables compartment, you should be able to find it. If you are a handyman, you may be able to replace it, but it is not an easy job. Quite dirty job I may say.
I hope this helps.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
It is recommended you read all this kind of situations
Water, apparently from the freezer defrosting, collects in the refrigerator (top shelf, bottom crisper). I am unable to determine how it is getting there instead of running to the pan under the fridge.
There is often a sheet of ice on the bottom of the freezer cabinet. Refrigerator and freezer work fine in all other regards. The unit is equipped with an icemaker but no water has ever been supplied to it. The unit is in an unheated, no AC garage.
This is a common issue on some fridges. It is caused by:1. Broken drain pipe.2. Clogged drain pipe.most of the times, the drain pipe gets clogged. It is hard to clean and not easy to replace. It should be visible at the b ...
Model: Hotpoint CTX18LYZDRWH
About 13 years old. Water drips from the top of the refrigerator compartment (under the freezer) and collects in the bottom of the unit (under the crispers). Freezer works fine, temp in fridge is fine. I assume that some defrost drain tube is plugged. We are moving in the next day or two. Is this inexpensively fixable, or should I leave the unit where it is?
Just go through this link...http://www.ehow.com/video_112132_fix-leaking-refrigerator.htmlLet me know if you need further assistance ...
Jfd2589kes Ice maker quit making ice, no water in tray. Freezer is drawer type below fridge. Cold water maker inside fridge works fine, so I know water supply and valve are okay. Supply line to ice maker comes from line at bottom of back of fridge; don't know where it goes or how to access whatever it comes from. Should I just replace entire icemaker unit inside the drawer and is it accessible to replace completely from inside the drawer ?
I bought a used Hotpoint with the model number above. Since then I've experienced water buildup in the very bottom of the unit. I assume this is condensate that is not being removed from main cabinet. The unit and freezer both work fine but would like to fix the condensate problem.
Hello, welcome to FixYa.\015\012\015\012Unfortunately there is no model number which appears "above" as you indicated. It just says Hotpoint.\015\012\015\012Could you provide the model and also elaborate on where this water ap ...
I have an Amana side by side model ARS2664BW. The unit is about 8 years old. The water dispenser on the freezer door quit working and the cooling units inside the freezer and frig are not working proper. There appears to be two cooling units in the freezer and two in the frig. The two bottom cooling units appear to be working but the top two cooling units are not working. Can anyone me with some guidance. Don't know if this is a DIY job or if I need to call the pros. Thank you.
I did a search on Amana.com's knowledge base and didn't find anything useful regarding your two top cooling units not working.\015\012---\015\012At amana.com, I tried to download the manual, but the service was unavailable until 8/9/2010 ...
Amana ARS2464B Side by Side Refrigerator
Maytag MFD2561HES Hi all. I have MaytagMFD2561HES french door and water dispencer doesn't work. I replaced the filter(was year old) but it didn't work. I hear the motor running and when I replaced the filter water was running from the bottom of the freezer. But it was stopped after few mins. My ice dispencer doens't work, door alarm doesn't work and water filter and replace indicator doesn't work. Both freezer and refregerator works fine. Display shows correct temp, vacation mode, and other funt
Texas, sounds like your water reservoir is frozen up. Remove your 2 cripser drawers, you will see the reservoir behind them. Take a hair dryer and go over the tank and tubing ends. See if the water starts flowing. I find a lot of frozen water reserv ...
Maytag MFD2561HE Stainless Steel Bottom Freezer French Door Refrigerator
Freezer & freezer work fine. Water stops when refrige is set at 38 degrees. To keep water from freezing we have to set the refrige temp to 40 degrees, but find that temp not cold enough. Water can be found on bottom floor inside refrige where bottom bin is and it is partially frozen. At times I have water on the floor in front of refrige. I can solve the problem temporarily by turning off appliance and let it thaw.
It may have auto-defrost or frost-free feature that is not operating. Also there is a drain tube that goes from the compartments to the bottom of the fridge where the evaporator pan is. The tube may be plugged. ...
Samsung RS2556 Side by Side Refrigerator
Fridge and freezer are working just fine. But, I keep getting pools of water inside my fridge. These pools stay to the back of the fridge on all levels and they sometimes turn to ice. I notice ice layer on the freezer bottom too. We turned off the ice maker water valve thinking this was the problem, but pools kept coming. I notice a little drain behind the bottom drawer but can't see how the water would get there as the drawer is in the way.
Your defrost drain is most likely blocked with ice or sludge. Now when your refrigerator goes into defrost it pours into base of freezer or just anywhere it can to pool up. Click Here=> ...
We have a Kenmore Elite Bottom Freezer refrigerator. Model # 596.76593601
The interior cold water dispenser is not producing any water. It worked well until this morning. The refrigerator and freezer are still working fine. There is water in the kitchen sink.
Hi there,\012The refrigerator has a dual water valve. The water dispenser side of the valve may be defective, but, my experience has shown the problem to be in the water reservoir, located in the bottom of the fresh food section, which, m ...
Water collects in bottom of freezer, then it runs out in the floor after ice has filled the bottom of the freezer. I have a frig with water and ice in the door. The ice maker is working fine, but the water has quit flowing.
There is a chance that the bottle that holds your water in the fridge compartment.could be broken or a line maybe disconnected this would cause water to leak in the fridge compartment.this bottle is designed to hold the water and get it cold before d ...
My 85yo mother's frost free Westinghouse refrigerator 6yo with separate freezer at top keeps leaking water under the crisper at the bottom, I have turned it off and defrosted it, replaced seals as the seal in the fridge had deteriorated. Also, the freezer is working fine but although I have the control in the fridge turned right down, it is still icing up water in the jug, and yet leaking water out the bottom...
The defrost draining water ain't going down the drain hole. Remove the service panel in the ice box freezer compartment and clear the drain. ...
Whirlpool top freezer 18c.ft w/ icemaker: freezer works fine. fridge does not cool below 56 degrees. vacuumed dust from bottom, turned entire unit off and restarted but still not working, in back of
I think you have to check to make sure thatthe fan inside the freezer is cycling on.it will be concealed of course but you should be able to hear it. i replaced one once withthe same symptoms and that fixed fridgeportion of a 2002 ...
I have a frigidaire side by side refrigerator. Recently water started collecting at the bottom of the freezer unit and eventually seeps out the bottom of the door. All other operations of the unit seem to be working normally. There is no obvious water leak so I suspect a problem with the evaporator during defrost cycles. Is this likely and how can I diagonose it for sure? Thx
Sounds like your defrost drain is stopped up its under the evaporator clear it and you should be ok ...
Hi, I have an LG refrigerator, the top freezer works fine but the fridge section has stopped cooling, I turned the unit off and next morning there was a large puddle of water on the floor, when I turned it back on fridge and freezer both worked fine for about a month then the fridge stopped cooling again. Any ideas.
When the fridge is not cooling that means the fan are not working or not working properly, need to replace or check if their is an ice bothering the fan to turn. ok ...
I have a Kenmore side by side refrig (no ice maker) Freezer works fine. The refrigerator side is not cooling. I have cleaned out the vent between the freezer and the refrigerator section by defrosting the entire unit. I have a feeling its not working properly, based on the fact that the venting box is still leaking water. How can I fix the not cooling issue and the leaking water???
Check to make sure the evap fan is running.IF so, then let unit defrost, then turn back on, check for air comming thru top of refrig vent, if air moving ok, then let run for a few days and see if refrig warms again, if so then check for frost b ...
Kenmore 55612 / 55614 / 5561 / 655619 Side by Side Refrigerator
My ice maker stopped working, but the freezer was still working. Yesterday, I noticed some water at the bottom of the freezer, and everything was defrosted. The refrigerator is working fine. My model number isGSH25KGMA. what is wrong with my freezer>
Hi, Many times a freezer and/or refrigeratordo not work right because of a dirty condenser coil...there are also many otherthings that can go wrong. \012If you are hearing a clicking or buzzing then check out thelast two tips. ...
GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator
The fridge and the bottom freezer are working fine. However there is a lot of ice developing at the bottom of the (bottom) freezer. Although we recently de-frosted the freezer and removed the ice (water), the ice has re-occured quite fast. This does not look right. Any advice?
There is only 2 things if you dont have an ice maker inside your door is not sealing all the way around or the drain is cloged with ice and everytime the ref goes into defrost the water leak into the fzr unplug for 2 days that shoud fix it ...
Liebherr KGBN 3846 Premium BioFresh Bottom Freezer Refrigerator
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
Good day,\015\012First, you should remove the ice maker, and make sure the fill tube from the back of the machine feeding the back of the ice maker is in place and is not broken. \015\012This tube could ...
I have what appears to be a water leak of some kind in the freezer section near the ice making part of the freezer. You can tell because the freezer is building up ICE all around the bottom of the ICE crusher.
When you open the Freezer you see a large ICE build-up right at the bottom of the ICE holder where the grinding mechanism is located. Everything else works fine, is there any suggestions on how to fix this problem?
Check to be sure your ICE door chute is closed or closing properly! I have encountered many of these units that have had the flap break off the mounting tabs inside the dispenser opening. If the flap appears to be intact, I would next guess that your ...
KitchenAid KSBP25FKSS Side by Side Refrigerator
My Refrigerator leaks water now and then. It seems to be leaking inside the refrigerator portion below the freezer portion. The whole unit seems to work fine and there is no ice buildup in the freezer portion. It leaks water maybe once a week onto the floor. I dry all the water under the vegetable crisper, and wait again till it begins to leak. Ideas?
Take the back wall of your freezer out open it and clean the drain hole in the bottom you can clean it with turkey pump :) ez job good luck ...
I HAVE an AMANA ARB2117AW refregirator with botom freezer.
the freezer work well but there is a lot of frost on the back bottom, the refregirator is not cold enough,milk water is luke warm.
it seems when i disconect the unit, and let it melt, after that i work well for a certain period ,and i have to do it again.
i have already change the timer defrost,the electic motor (fan) is working.
Amana ARB2517CC / ARB2517CB / ARB2517CW Bottom Freezer Refrigerator
Samsung RF265ABBP french door bottom freezer. Not making ice. In 2009 the following work done under warranty: new thermister installed, new water valve installed and icemaker replaced. Then in 1-2010 the warranty covered a new evaporator, condenser and compressor. All was working great for about 12 months. Now no ice again! . The reset button causes the tray to turn over but the valve appears not to shuts off too soon. No water in the tray. We have checked the water pressure to the unit and it i
No, the valve is automatically controlled by the PCB panel. You must find out if the valve is commanded by measuring the voltage across it. \012\012\012If the voltage is there then the valve has failed again and it will have to be replaced. Her ...
I have a Sears 22 cu ft bottom freezer unit -- about 5+ years old. It has been working fine until probably yesterday (or so my family tells me). The freezer unit has thawed out. The compressor tries to swithch on but just buzzes and no real cold air coming in to freezer. How do I know if the compressor is shot or if it is another problem?
Http://www.acmehowto.com/howto/appliance/refrigerator/refrigerator.php\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012. Cut everything off for a few minutes then turn it back on\015\012and listen for a clic ...
Amana ARB8057CSL Bottom Freezer Refrigerator
Avanti FF1102SS refrigerator. The top part works fine the freezer Now the bottom bottom part seems like it is not cooling and water builds up and drips from the top part of the inside down to the bottom and shelves. The water build up is in drops and they form at the top of the inside of the fridge. Please help.
Avanti FF1102SS Top Freezer Refrigerator
Refrigerator works fine except water draining into refrigerator from freezer in the back and the freezer has water collecting and freezing in the bottom of the freezer. There is no cube maker attached, model # GTS22JBP
You will need to remove the small cover on the top of the large piece mounted to the top of the freezer . There , you will see 2 screws which need to be removed . This will allow you to remove the large piece . The piece on the rear wall can now be s ...
GE J Series 18.2 cu. ft. Top Freezer No-Frost Refrigerator TBX18AABWW