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I have a refrigerator/freezer that is blowing out warm air,

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I have a refrigerator/freezer that is blowing out warm air, not keeping cold.
kenmore coldspot, mfg date is 11-95, model # XXXXX type c20tfa95
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Medic replied 7 years ago.
Hello is the compressor running? Also do you hear a humming then a clicking sound coming from the back of the unit?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

do not hear any clicking, i only hear what apears to be the fan runnig, air is blowing out?

Expert:  Appliance Medic replied 7 years ago.
Ok can you pull the unit out remove the back panel and tell me if the compressor is hot cold or running?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
compressor is cool not running
Expert:  Appliance Medic replied 7 years ago.
Ok do you see the white box on the left side of the compressor?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
yes
Expert:  Appliance Medic replied 7 years ago.
Ok unplug the unit take the box off shake it does it sound like glass is inside?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

yes

Expert:  Appliance Medic replied 7 years ago.
Ok great that is the issue. Replace the white box that is the relay.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
can this part be purchased at an appliance store
Expert:  Appliance Medic replied 7 years ago.
Yes at a appliance parts house not a appliance store.
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