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Hi, I HAVE A OLD 1950s frigidaire fridge and it works really well, trouble is at the bottom where the motor is there is a very bad smell like rotting cabbage, so I have cleaned the motor area out but it still smells bad. can anyone help. Regards Brian.

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There should be a condensate pan under there somewhere. Usually the smell like yours is from the water and some food sitting there. Is this fridge out in a garage or somewhere like that? I have pulled animal carcasses, especially reptiles, out of the coil area. They crawl up to get warm. Hope not.

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