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Fridge smell Yesterday our electric went out for about five minutes and came back on, everything was fine. In the middle of the night last night, my dad said his light flickered and he went out into the kitchen a little while later and noticed the fridge was off so he flipped the braker and turned it back on. When we woke up this morning, our whole house smelled like chemicals, almost like super glue and it's coming from the fridge, we turned it off now, but it smells soooo bad, it didn't go away all day and i'm scared of what it could be

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Check the pipes at the back of the fridge, it could be that one of the pipes has a crack and is leaking gas or oil. If not check the inside of the fride for a brown oily residue. This indicates a leak. Don't turn the fridge back on becasue if the oil and gas mix then the fridge will no longer be usable. If you find either of these get an engineer to fix the problem.

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