Can a refrigerant leak make you sick?
While tasteless and odorless, Freon does make a large impact on your air and health. Refrigerant poisoning is a serious condition that can lead to difficulty breathing, headaches, nausea and vomiting, skin and eye irritation, and coughing.
Does my fridge have a drip pan?
While refrigerators vary in design, the drip pan is almost universally located in the bottom of the unit. In other models you may need to slide the refrigerator out from the wall and get to the pan from the bottom, rear of the unit. Follow the defrost drain line to the pan, since it always empties into the pan.
Where is the drip tray in my fridge?
The drip tray catches condensation flowing from the defrost drain in the freezer to the outside of the fridge where it can evaporate. It’s usually located in the bottom of the fridge, under the kick panel, and should be cleaned every three months as it can become blocked.
How do you remove the water dispenser from a Whirlpool refrigerator?
If the dispenser tray is full of water, it may leak or spill down the front of the refrigerator. To remove the drip tray, push down on the rear edge of the insert to tilt up the front edge, and pull dispenser tray out.
How do you clean mold out of a refrigerator water dispenser?
Vinegar is a safe product that is effective in both descaling your water dispenser and getting rid of mold in the fridge water line. Reno’s Appliance recommends adding 3 cups of vinegar to the water line via the copper water supply pipe attached to the water tank — you’ll likely need a funnel for this.
How do you clean a whirlpool gold water dispenser?
Soak the plastic parts in a water-vinegar solution (1:1) to remove any lime that has built up. Clean the refrigerator with a wet sponge. Make sure to open the ice door and clean around the opening. When everything is clean, start reassembling the parts in reverse order.