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Can't find drip pan and have a really bad smell from both refrigerator and freezer have cleaned the shelves top and bottom and thrown away all possibly suspicious food. The smell got stronger after cleaning smells like fish/shrimp/ maybe mouse? Was hoping a drip pan held the problem. Also cleaned out under refrigerator and found nothing but dusty dog biscuits.

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