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I have a GE side-by-side refrigerator model gss20ieph. Recently

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I have a GE side-by-side refrigerator model gss20ieph. Recently it started clicking - not a fast clicking, but a click every 5 seconds or so. The clicking usually goes on a few minutes, but today, it's been doing it for several hours. Like it's trying to start cooling, but can't get going. I've read it could be the start relay or main board. How can I trouble shoot to figure out which it might be and can I repair this myself?

esequiel walker :

hi are you there

JACUSTOMER-sq8ggsh8- :

I'm doing well, thanks!

esequiel walker :

yes the problem is the relay board each relay controls a function very common on ge

esequiel walker :

these boards are simply replaced

JACUSTOMER-sq8ggsh8- :

That's good to hear

esequiel walker :

the clicking sound can be frustrating

JACUSTOMER-sq8ggsh8- :

It is annoying and I'm afraid I'm going to lose all my food.

esequiel walker :

easy fix replace the main board and this will fix the problem

esequiel walker :

you can get it at www.repairclinic.com they ship over night

esequiel walker :

easy to install yourself

JACUSTOMER-sq8ggsh8- :

Is the main board different than the start relay? Or are they the same, or the relay is contained on the board?

esequiel walker :

they are different the start relay is on the compressor the main board is on the fridge

JACUSTOMER-sq8ggsh8- :

So my problem is the main board and not the start relay? I just want to make sure I buy the correct part.

JACUSTOMER-sq8ggsh8- :

Since the main board seems to be the more expensive one, I want to be extra certain I'm buying the correct part :)

esequiel walker :

this is the board

esequiel walker :

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esequiel walker :

im 100 percent certain very common

JACUSTOMER-sq8ggsh8- :

Perfect - and you said it's easy to install I can do it myself?

JACUSTOMER-sq8ggsh8- :

Looks like it comes with instructions.

esequiel walker :

yes

esequiel walker :

just has plug in harness each different so thers no confussion

esequiel walker :

ok

JACUSTOMER-sq8ggsh8- :

Great . . . anything else I should know?

JACUSTOMER-sq8ggsh8- :

Or be aware of ?

esequiel walker :

nope your good

JACUSTOMER-sq8ggsh8- :

Fantastic. I think you just saved me a bundle on a service call.

esequiel walker :

pressing accept for my help pays me thanksl

esequiel walker :

good luck

esequiel walker :

you will be fine

JACUSTOMER-sq8ggsh8- :

:) Thanks!

esequiel walker :

welcome

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