To eliminate odors from ice in trays or icemakers, discard all remaining ice, then refill them until the odor dissipates. Ice odors can be caused by several sources, including open containers in the freezer and new hardware.Continue Reading
Ice cubes might also carry odors when they are left too long in a tray or bin.
Empty all ice cube trays and bins into the kitchen sink. Refill the trays or wait until the built-in icemaker produces more ice.
Cover all containers inside the freezer, such as soups and meats, so they don't impart odors to the ice.
Make sure the water filter (if applicable) does not need to be replaced. Eliminate all expired foods from the freezer and have the water supply tested for impurities. Placing a box of baking soda in the freezer sometimes helps absorb unpleasant odors.
Removing odors from an ice maker in a refrigerator-freezer combination involves locating the odor source and removing it from the unit. Emptying both the refrigerator and freezer can help to find the problem. A water filter in need of replacement also causes odors in the ice.Full Answer >
Some common problems with Frigidaire ice makers include clogged filters, malfunctioning ice mold thermostats and malfunctioning defrost systems that cause the condenser coils to frost. It is common for the ice-maker assembly to fail after long-term use.Full Answer >
Reviews of home ice makers can be submitted to the websites of major retailers that sell the specific model in question. Companies such as Walmart, Amazon, The Home Depot and Best Buy all support user reviews for all of the products listed on their sites.Full Answer >
Frigidaire ice makers are available at numerous locations both in-store and online. Online, they can be purchased from the primary source of the Frigidaire website itself or from major online retailers that include Amazon.com. In-store purchases can be made at most appliance stores such as Lowes, Home Depot and Sears.Full Answer >