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Fridge motor goes on and of over and over. Will sometime run

Customer Question

Fridge motor goes on and of over and over. Will sometime run for 15vsec then turns off them right back on. Both sides are at correct temps. Just keeps going on and off. For last couple weeks.
JA: What's the make and model of the fridge? And can you guesstimate how old is it?
Customer: Kitchen aid kscs25ftss02 side by side
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: 5 yearsc
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: No
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 2 months ago.

Hello sorry to hear you are having trouble, I'm Joel and will be glad to help you today.

The inverter board that controls the compressor is bad and needs to be replaced.

Refrigerator Inverter Assembly

Part #:(###) ###-####- click here for part info

The inverter is mounted to the side of the compressor on the back of the unit. Just remove that one and install the new one.

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