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Cannot remove drip pan

Something must have fallen in the drip pan and died, b/c it smells horrible.

Any suggestions on removing this drip pan?

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  • Sparg93 Jan 03, 2008

    I had a feeling that was going to be the answer.



    The smell is so bad I had to seal off the kitchen and just recently found where the smell was coming from...drip pan.



    Any recommendations?

  • krisb1228 Dec 04, 2008

    there is a terrible smell coming from the drip tray at the bottom of the fridge. its gross. how do i fix it????!!!!!

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    Drip pan has hole in it

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Im sorry but that drip pan cannot be removed you might have to do the best you can with it in there.

Posted on Jan 03, 2008

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