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GE Refrigerator Model GTE21GSHSS...

GE Refrigerator Model GTE21GSHSS makes high pitch whine.

Contractor's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old your GE is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?

GE 21 cubic foot. GTE21GSHCSS

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Not sure

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Tech came said it was normal. GE customer service said it was normal Do you need serial number VG059659 PURCHASED 10/14/17

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Hello, I am sorry nobody has gotten back to you yet. Are you still needing help with this?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Still waiting!
Appliance Technician: Rusty S, Home Appliance Technician replied 6 months ago

Thank you.

  1. Can you tell if the noise is coming from the compressor area at the back of the cabinet or inside?
  2. Does it get louder when the doors are opened?
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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Will do later today.
Appliance Technician: Rusty S, Home Appliance Technician replied 6 months ago

Thank you.

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