How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Tom Johnston Your Own Question
Tom Johnston
Tom Johnston, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 8007
Experience:  20 years experience
Type Your Appliance Question Here...
Tom Johnston is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

there is a high pitches whining/humming sound from the back

Resolved Question:

there is a high pitches whining/humming sound from the back of my freezer whenever the compressor is running. The freezer is about 10 years old.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tom Johnston replied 6 years ago.

Ok well there are no fans in the unit si if the compressor is getting noiser it is on its way out.It will have to be replaced.But for the cost to have that done you can buy a new freezer.


if this has been helpfull please press accept.Thank you.

Tom Johnston and 2 other Appliance Specialists are ready to help you