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I have a kitchenaid side by side refrigerator, about 12

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Hi. I have a kitchenaid side by side refrigerator, about 12 years old. The Drain pan underneath slowly fills up and is overflowing. The fan over it seems to still run. Not sure what is causing it and if I can do anything to fix it other than to call a tech.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  John replied 1 year ago.

First, run a wire down the pan drain hole to clear any debris out of the drain line. Second, perform the following door gasket seal test. Using a paper money bill, insert it at various spots around the door, while closing the door normally. If you find areas where there's little or no resistance to pulling the bill out, replace the door gasket. If you'll send me the complete model number, I'll send you the part number and price.

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