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Does smell come from back of the refrigerator?

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  • Refrigerators
  • Last Updated 04/21/2015


Does smell come from back of the refrigerator?


Symptom Symptom


             1. There is an odor from the refrigerator. 


Reason Cause


                 1. Open back cover of the refrigerator to find a water drain. Foreign materials in refrigerator machine room can cause odor.      


How to fix How to fix


          1. Clean water pooled in the water drain and remove other foreign materials (insects, beans, sesame, rice, etc.)

            2. If the product has a burnt smell, unplug the power cord and contact the service center for a technician to visit.



           Check the back of the refrigerator


                       [Check the back of the refrigerator]

If the problem is not resolved, please call LG Support representative on 1800-180 -9999 (Toll Free)


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