August 8th, 2011, 06:22 PM
Drain line freezing shut
This unit is just the latest one to give us this problem. We have had many of the similar FRT18 units over the last 6 years give us problems. The drain line in the freezer compartment freezes over completely and then it starts raining inside the refrigerator. I usually thaw the drain tube out and then it is better. A handful of the units do it once to twice a year. Is the there a more permanent fix for this or a reason for this to occur.
August 9th, 2011, 09:30 AM
Did you run anything else down the drain line besides hot water? like a little rotor router snake?
I use a evaporator cooler spider snake:
Also run a little bleach through the drain line.
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