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our refrigerator began to warm. when disconnected and ...

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our refrigerator began to warm. when disconnected and then reconnected to the power supply, it began to hum as it should and cool, but only for a little while before the warming began all over again.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Michael L....JA Appliance Repairman replied 8 years ago.

Hi and Welcome to Just Answer,

 

Ok, let's take a look at this;

 

If the fan and lights are working,

Sounds like your compressor relays may be failing this will allow the fan to work, but the compressor to stay off

Here is a link that will show you how to test the relay

http://www.acmehowto.com/howto/appliance/refrigerator/check/compressorrelay.php

Also here is a check list to check as well

 

http://www.acmehowto.com/howto/appliance/refrigerator/diagrefrigerator.php

Click on the links to see how to test them.

 

 

If you need more help Let me know

 

 

 

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