Refrigerator & Freezer - Ice on Freezer Wall

To minimize the possibility of electric shock, unplug this appliance from the power supply before attempting any maintenance or cleaning.


Causes for ice accumulation on the freezer wall include:

  • High humidity

  • Heavy door openings

  • Warm food load

  • Packages resting against the rear wall

  • Packages keeping the door open

After correcting these causes the frost accumulation will go away in a few days. If not, please check the following:


If the fan is not running or if these suggestions did not help, service will be required. For service, please schedule an appointment with GE Appliances Factory Service.