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Good afternoon. My name is ***** ***** I'll be assisting you with your refrigerator today. If the unit is still running and the refrigerator portion is cool, you know the evaporator fan behind the back panel inside the freezer is working and still circulating the air. Unfortunately that means that you have an issue with your compressor itself. This means that your compressor is overloading and cutting out. It will turn off for a few minutes and then try again over and over. Pull the refrigerator forward and unplug the refrigerator. Remove the lower back access panel and locate your large black round compressor. There is a small plastic box attached to the side of the compressor with several wires going into it. This is your overload relay. Pull the overload relay off the compressor and shake it. If it rattles, then it needs to be replaced. If it doesn't rattle, then you likely have a bad compressor and you'll need to call a technician in order to replace the compressor. Now on these bottom freezer models, I just want to warn you that typically the compressor itself is the part that fails because the piston stalls when the compressor gets hot. Sometimes if you unplug the unit and let it cool for 3 or 4 hours it'll start working again but the issue will definitely come back in a few days or weeks even if that works.
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