Question about Refrigerators
I have an Electrolux bottom mount EBM4300SCR refrigerator. It is just over 1 week old. From the time I first opened the packaging, the fridge has a strong offensive odour. I have tried baking soda (in the fridge, several batches on a saucer, changing it each day) but still the smell persists. It is not a food smell but the smell must have origined in the manufacturing process. Can anyone suggest what it may be and how long it may take to disappear?
Posted on Apr 18, 2011
Hi, i have the same problem with my Homeking fridge. Because it is a frost free firdge, there is a little resevoir at the back, with a small little tube leading from the base of the fridge into it. There are 2 screws holding it in place. Unscrew these but keep the resevoir firmly in place as the nasty parmesan-type smell is actually stagnant water and you really really dont want to spill it. Empty it and then what i did was bleach and anitbacterialise the resevoir tray and the little tube thing. Though I had the problem solved but now it is doing it again less than 2 months after this, so I'm going to contact the people who sold it to me. This is how you get rid of the smell though!!
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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