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I have a Wirlpool fridg. when it cuts off it makes a loud noise.

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I have a Wirlpool fridg. when it cuts off it makes a loud noise. whe I pulled off the back cover t see what it was it apeared that the compressor had something bumping inside which is probably making this noise. What can I do?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tom Johnston replied 6 years ago.
Hi welcome to just answer my name is Tom and i will be helping you today with your problem.
This is called piston slap it has become loose the only way to stop it is replace the compressor.


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Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Any idea how much the compressor will costs??
Expert:  Tom Johnston replied 6 years ago.
To have it replaced you are looking around 600 dollars.



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