Smoke came out of my Refrigerator?

there was a sizzling noise coming from our fridge, I get up and check and there is black smoke coming from it. Now there is a lingering chemical like odor, I would like to know if it is toxic in any way?

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  • Missy
    Lv 6
    8 years ago
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    the smell is from the ptc case burning up. it is the device that starts the compressor. You should unplug it and remove the back and check the start device on the side of the compressor. Good luck

    Source(s): 32 years appliance repair
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