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Whirlpool refrig. we bought 2nd hand from lowes-in july This

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whirlpool refrig.
we bought 2nd hand from lowes-in july
This morning I saw what looked like water coming from under the refrig. - it is oil
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 year ago.

Hello and thanks for using this service, if you have been waiting do not worry or get upset I am just one of the techs on here and I try to get to as many customers as I can and I just picked up your question now. Please give me time to respond as typing, researching and adding links takes me time to do so please be patient and often I will ask you questions to narrow down the issue to get is diagnosed correctly.

There is oil coming from under the unit? Is it cooling correctly?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 year ago.

Well the only oil that is in the unit would be in the compressor so if that is leaking that is very bad. There is no other oil in the unit at all. Does it cool?