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Condenser motor runs for about 5 seconds and then

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Condenser motor runs for about 5 seconds and then shuts off. fridge not cooling at all. Freezer defrosting.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 8 years ago.
can i please have the brandname,model number and serial number?thanks bryan
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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
Reply to a1speedyappliance's Post: It's a Whirlpool,Model#ED5NHAXNQ01,serial#SR3239430
Expert:  Bryan replied 8 years ago.

Hi Does it click or buzz when it's trying to come on,and you do not hear the condensor fan running in the rear of the refrigerator near the compressor it's more than likely it needs a relay.i have to step out for awhile to do service calls,if you could wait i'll be back online.thnaks bryan

Expert:  Bryan replied 8 years ago.
I'm back and would like to know if you found out if its clicking or buzzing when it try's to start.? let me know and I'll try to walk you through some thing to check thanks Bryan

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