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Kenmore Refridgerator - side by side

When I open the doors either side the air has a burning rubber smell. Any idea what would cause the air blowing in to smell this way?

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Re: Kenmore Refridgerator - side by side

Some models have fans to cicuit the air inside(no frost models)The smell you have describe often shows a ''toasted'' fan or some shortcircuit

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