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Sub-Zero Drain Pan Removal for ​601, 501, and 201 Models


  • How is the drain pan removed for 601, 501, and 201 models?
  • Are drawings, pictures available for drain pan removal?
  • Install drain pan for 601, 501, and 201 models
  • Remove and install kickplate
  • Where is the drip pan on a Sub-Zero?
  • Black bar in front of drain pan preventing removal


For combination refrigerator and freezer models, instead refer to:

For All Refrigerator and All Freezer models, to remove a drain pan:

1. Remove lower grille section.
2. Remove the kickplate by removing two screws at the bottom left and right corners and pulling forward.

3. Push the drain pan up and out from underneath. Drain pan may be difficult to remove due to tubing that is in front of the drain pan. Clean the drain pan out with a turkey baster if the pan is too difficult to remove.

4. To install, tilt the pan to set it back down into place.

See also:

Refer to the product Use and Care Guide for further information.


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