How to unblock a Fridge leaking water from inside.

Here is a step by step guide of the process:

This is caused by the hole inside at the rear of the fridge being blocked and water running over the gully. This hole is situated at the bottom of the gully and lets the water from the evaporator run through a tube to a bowl on top of the compressor at the back when the unit goes into defrost. To clean it out use a piece of bendy wire this will do fine, there is a pipe on the back that lets the water run down to the compressor, where it goes into a tray and the heat of the compressor evaporates the water into the atmosphere.

What is causes the blockage, can be many thing a small piece of fibber/paper which stuck to evaporator when it was freezing or a simple piece of food that feel into the gully. Insert the wire and drag it out, you may need to do this several times to clear the blockage. To test if it is clear, empty a small amount of water into the gully and see if it flows away. (Remember the water ends up in the Dissipater on top of the compressor, so don’t overdo the testing or it will overflow).


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