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HI, My name is ***** ***** have an LG dishwasher that has smelled like burning plastic when being used. Originally I thought it was because it was new, but it's been 2 years and hasn't dissipated. I'm about to throw it out but thought maybe there's a more reasonable solution

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Regardless of the mode used - short cycle, long cycle, dry or no dry - everytime you turn it on it smells like plastic. the minute it shuts off it goes away. I would say it is more of a "new plastic" smell as opposed to burning. No functionality problems whatsoever, it cleans dishes fine, and works as advertised, except the smell.

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