Skip to Contents

Help Library

Find help information for your LG product

Learn about product installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting using our search options.

Why does water leak inside?

  • Leaking
  • Inside Refrigerator or Freezer
  • Troubleshooting
  • Refrigerators
  • Last Updated 19/05/2015

Why does water leak inside?



symptom  Symptom

■ Water leaking to the floor 




cause  Cause

1. Refrigerators have the defrost feature that melts frost; if water from defrosting is not drained properly, the water can
    leak to the floor.

2. If the machine is moved or an impact was given on the drain pan, water pooling can occur.



how to fix  How to fix (Standard refrigerator)

1.    Level your refrigerator.

pic 1

<Refrigerator drain pan>                   <Defrost drain tube>

pic 2

<Leveling a refrigerator- Turn clockwise>




Article Feedback

1. Overall, how satisfied were you with the usefulness of this article?
1.1 Why did the article not resolve your issue?

Characters left : 500 / 500