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Spoiled milk smell

It smells like spoiled milk cleaned tray underneath it was dry took everthing out couldnt find anything wat should i do

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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thats a terible smell too if its a frost free you may have to take the inside panels apart and clean behind it also on the self defrost mod.their is a drain pan under or in the back that would have filled with nasty juices dan

Posted on Jul 16, 2008

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Probably getting a new Fridge-mother doesn't want to continue to deal with repairs. Thanks anyway.

Posted on Oct 13, 2008

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Is the smell from inside the refrigerator or on the outside? If outside, it is possible a humid smell from the condensate drainpan water evaporating. You could put a very small amount (a couple of granules) of pool chlorine in the drainpan.

Posted on Mar 05, 2009

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SOURCE: My fridge smells terrible and I've clean out

You got some thing in the insulation...its done

Posted on Aug 19, 2009

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SOURCE: Milk which was spilled in the fridge has dripped

Hello. yes. The tray can be slid out. Before you do this, unplug your fridge. Then remove the lower front grill, it just lifts off. Grasp the tray and gently pull it forward. J.

Posted on Jun 22, 2010

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