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I have a bad rotten smell in my fridge that i can not get out. their has been no bad food or anything else in it. i have cleaned inside and all under the bottom but that hase not helped. the fridge is only 5 years old.please help.bob

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  • oobhelp Nov 14, 2008

    YES, I HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM. THE GUY CAME HERE AND CHANGED A PART FROM MY REFRIGERATOR AND SAID THAT WAS STARTING TO BURN, BUT IT DIDN'T HELP. THE SMELL CONTINUES.EVERY TIME THAT THE MOTOR GOES ON, THE SMELL COME BACK.

    IF YOU CAN HELP MY REFRIGERATOR MODEL IS FRT18S6JWO

    THANKS

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Maybe the moisture drain tube. There will probably be a drain tube from a de-frost catchment tray, somewhere in the back of th fridge. The drain tube to a drip tray in the back of the fridge can sometimes clog up or get something growing in it.. If you can find it, use some White King or other cleaner in it. Sometimes you can use a bit of wire, like a cleaning rod. Also always provide the brand & model of the appliance, that way we can check it out & provide more in-depth advice.

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