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I have an old GE upright freezer. Has worked perfectly for 20-30 years. Tonight I noticed I really strong burning smell. Like plastic. What should I do? I don’t want my stuff to spoil or my house to burn down.

Contractor's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old your GE is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?

30 years. Where would I find the model?

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

I will have to. No one here tonight. It is 11:30pm

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Appliance
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SOmething may have melted on the defrost heater. Is it coolong down still or smoking?

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