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Electrical Burning Odor from Sub-Zero or Wolf Appliance


  • Sub-Zero or Wolf appliance is not functioning properly and smells like wires are burning.
  • Why is there a hot electrical burning odor when using a Sub-Zero or Wolf product?
  • What to do if the bottom of the a Sub-Zero or Wolf unit has an electrical burning smell?


  • House Electrical Supply
  • Installation
  • Generator
  • Board


  1. An electrical burning odor while using a Sub-Zero or Wolf product is not normal. Verify the odor is not from another appliance or electrical device.
  2. Shut the Sub-Zero or Wolf unit off at the circuit breaker.


No troubleshooting advice is available. Contact Factory Certified Service to schedule an appointment for repair.


Need further assistance? Contact Customer Care at 800.222.7820 or provide your information below and request a Customer Care representative contact you.

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