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We have a GE side by side Model GSL25JFTE BS refrigerator/freezer.

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We have a GE side by side Model GSL25JFTE BS refrigerator/freezer. For the last 9 months or so we've been hearing a moaning sound when the compressor is running It started out as an occasional occurrence (we initially thought it was during the defrost cycle) but which has become a daily and sometimes more than daily experience. We assume it's during the compressor running time since the noise is noticeably louder in the freezer. Otherwise the fridge and freezer run fine. Got any ideas for us?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  esequiel walker replied 4 years ago.
hi it sounds like it may be the fan in the freezer
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
How can we tell?
Expert:  esequiel walker replied 4 years ago.
if you open the freezer side you can hear if its running or loud
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
It is running and it is loud. That's where the moaning sound comes from.
Expert:  esequiel walker replied 4 years ago.
ok there is your problem replace the fan and this will fix the problem pressing accept for my help pays me thanks
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
How do we get a new fan? Is the replacement something my husband can do?
Expert:  esequiel walker replied 4 years ago.
hi yes he can do it just cremove the freezer inside backwall panell and the fan is visible .you can order it at www.repairclinic.com and they ship overnight ok
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