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Randy 43, Home Appliance Technician
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Side by side fridge is making loud continuous buzzing noise

Customer Question

Side by side fridge is making loud continuous buzzing noise in the back behind ice maker
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Randy 43 replied 1 year ago.

the noise doesnt stop? even if you open the door? are the ice cubes ok ,no leaking in the ice bucket?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Noise does not stop. It is in the back. I had to unplug it to stop the noise.
Expert:  Randy 43 replied 1 year ago.

back top ? but not near the bottom where the compressor is ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
back top. In back of ice maker
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
If the phone call is $18 more than the initial $22, I would rather not communicate by phone.
Expert:  Randy 43 replied 1 year ago.

the only moving thing in that area is the evaporator fan motor , its possible its defective or something is hitting the blade to make that noise , the rear panel would need to come off to access ,that fan is running constantly to move air throughout the freezer and fridge ..some air may have gotten in and is hitting the blade ..

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