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I have just purchased a 2nd hand Westinghouse freestyle fridge

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I have just purchased a 2nd hand Westinghouse freestyle fridge freezer, BJ274BS. This didnt come with a manual so im not sure if what it is doing is normal.

Aswel as the normal low buzz of the fridge there is a loud noise ( like its working really hard). And it stops noise altogether periodically but is still on. Are they supposed to switch off when normal temp is restored after opening? should I get the louder noise checked?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 1 year ago.
Good evening. Okay the normal buzz is the compressor running but the loud noise isn't normal. is it comming from the inside of the refrigerator like a fan ?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Yes I guess listening now it could be a fan working overtime and maybe wobbling a bit. Are they designed to switch on & off or should it be buzzing continuously?

Expert:  Bryan replied 1 year ago.
they do switch off when the are down to temp so thats normal. i would however get someone to look at and replace the fan if needed.
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