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Smell fish odor when fan comes on.

I HAVE A SMALL KEMORE REFRIGERATOR IT SMELLS WHEN THE FAN COMES ON BAD FISH ODOR. IT ONLY DOES IT IN THE SUMMER TIME NEVER IN THE WINTER. CAN'T CLEAN THE DRIP PAN WON'T COME OUT NEVER TO MUCH WATER IN IT ALWAYS DRY. FREEZER ON TOP ITS A AD-18 NEED ADVISE AND HELP.
THANK YOU TIM

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Tim, Clean the refrigerator completely with clorox and water. Unplug and remove the rear panel in the back of refrigerator and wash the evaporator coil with this solution. Check the amount of flow to the condensate pan below. The drain line has the gel and this contaminated smell from top to bottom and you will need to insure that all the smell remaining in the drain is draining freely and decontaminated with the clorox. Do these things and wash the remaining pan below the best you can and you will be set to go.

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