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My refrigerator is not keeping food cool, so I upped the temperature but that didn't help. My freezer wasn't keeping my bread and rolls frozen so I upped that temperature control also. Now I have a chemical smell, mostly in the freezer but also the refrig. The frig came with the house and I have had the house for 15 years. Any ideas what is happening

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