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I have a bad smell coming from my refrigerator and I have already taken the back off and cleaned it. This frige is was only 4 months old when the smell started. Some days you can hardly smell it at all and other days it’s really bad all day. Weird I know! The bottom of the frige looks sealed off and idk if I should take that apart. We thought maybe a rodent died in that compartment bc we couldn’t get to it, but it has been 5 months and it should not still be smelling at this point. Please help!!

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