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I HAVE A KITCHEN AID FRIDGE WITH A BOTTOM FREEZER. THE

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I HAVE A KITCHEN AID FRIDGE WITH A BOTTOM FREEZER. THE FREEZER GETS ICE BUILDUP WHICH PUSHES THE DOOR OPEN. I HAVE CLEARED THE DRAIN IN THE BACK WHICH WORKS FOR A COUPLE OF MONTHS. IS THERE A LONGER LASTING SOLUTION? MODEL IS KBF042FTX02
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 year ago.

Hello, and thank you for using this service. I'll be helping you with your problem today.

So you are on the right track. The issue is the drain but this drain hose has been re-designed because the material on the hose would break down and the check valve inside won't allow water to flow out so below is a link to the new re-designed hose you'll want to order and replace with instructions.

CLICK HERE for drain hose

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