05:37AM | 10/16/08
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How do I get rid of freezer odor from spoiled chicken and hamburger after losing power for 2 weeks?


09:22AM | 10/16/08
Member Since: 11/11/02
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Is this a dedicated freezer as opposed to the freezer compartment of a refrigerator?

Is it a manual or frost free, upright or chest model?

Other than cleaning it out really well and making sure all drippings have been removed? Not a lot although you can try a open box of baking soda or a commercial deodorizer:

- Ice Aid Deodorizer


- Smells Begone


If it is a dedicated upright frost free freezer, cleaning the defrost water drain and drain pan under the appliance might also be needed.

Sometimes odors will permeate into plastic parts of an appliance and will be difficult to totally remove. They should however be less noticeable once proper cooling has been restored.


Dan O.

The Appliance Information Site



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