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Where is freezer drain hole?

Where is freezer drain hole?

The drain hole is usually located at the back wall of the freezer on the panel. On some refrigerator/freezers a plastic panel covers the drain hole. Remove the screw(s) and the panel to access the drain hole.

Where is the defrost drain on a Kenmore top freezer refrigerator?

Locate the drain tube near the left center under the freezer. Place a shallow pan under the drain tube. Defrost water will drain out.

Why is the freezer compartment at the top?

The freezer which is situated at the top had the lowest temperature compared to other components. So the temperature at the bottom part of the fridge will be really high as compared to the temperature above. So the air at the bottom will be hotter as a result less dense than the air above which is cooler.

What do you do if there’s a hole in your freezer?

Find the drainage hose and direct it away from the freezer. Lay down old newspaper to catch water and prevent puddles. Choose your defrosting method: either wait for ice to naturally melt; use a hairdryer to heat the ice; loosen ice chunks with a hot cloth or spatula; or set bowls of hot water on the shelves.

How do you clean freezer drain holes?

Clear the ice from the drain hole with a screwdriver or a piece of stiff wire. Fill a basting syringe with warm water. Place the end of the syringe into the drain hole and squeeze the bulb on the syringe to force the water into the drain hole. This removes any remaining ice from the drain.

How do you force defrost on a Kenmore refrigerator?

On this Kenmore model, press the door switch 5 times within 2 seconds to enter the forced defrost mode. The control beeps and then the defrost mode starts. (It stays in this mode for about 10 minutes. You can stop it before the time is up by unplugging the refrigerator.)

What to do if your Kenmore refrigerator freezes?

Unplug the Sears Kenmore refrigerator from the wall outlet. Empty the contents of the freezer into an ice chest and cover the contents with ice to help keep the items frozen. Remove any shelves and bins from the freezer to access the rear freezer panel.

Where is the drain on a Kenmore freezer?

Unplug the refrigerator and remove the back panel on the freezer. Once removed, you will see the condenser coils. The drain is under the coils but you may have to defrost or remove any ice build up before being able to get to the drain. SAFETY NOTICE: Be sure to disconnect power to the appliance before performing any repairs.

What to do if your freezer has a hole in it?

You can use hot water to clear out the drain line that is clogged or blocked. Use a turkey baster full of hot water and direct it into the drain hole. Continue running hot water through the drain hole until you hear water dripping down into the drain pan.

Why is there ice on the floor of my Kenmore refrigerator?

When the ice begins to build up on the floor of your Sears Kenmore refrigerator freezer, chances are the refrigerator drain line has frozen and become clogged. This often occurs when the refrigerator door gaskets become damaged or dirty.

How big is a Kenmore top freezer refrigerator?

… Kenmore top freezer refrigerators are a classic, with easy access to your favorite frozen food items. A spacious refrigerator provides ample storage for fresh groceries, with a ton of shelves for organization. With capacity options ranging from 16 to 24 cu. ft., you’ll find this style the perfect refrigerator for your household.

Unplug the Sears Kenmore refrigerator from the wall outlet. Empty the contents of the freezer into an ice chest and cover the contents with ice to help keep the items frozen. Remove any shelves and bins from the freezer to access the rear freezer panel.

Unplug the refrigerator and remove the back panel on the freezer. Once removed, you will see the condenser coils. The drain is under the coils but you may have to defrost or remove any ice build up before being able to get to the drain. SAFETY NOTICE: Be sure to disconnect power to the appliance before performing any repairs.

When the ice begins to build up on the floor of your Sears Kenmore refrigerator freezer, chances are the refrigerator drain line has frozen and become clogged. This often occurs when the refrigerator door gaskets become damaged or dirty.