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Side by side not cold

Compressor runs for 10 seconds, fan is running. Cleaned coils. Compressor still only runs for 10 seconds. Turned unit off to 30 seconds and turned it back on. Still 10 second cycle.

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Compressor overheated or stuck. also check starter relay...maybe broke.
if ever thing is alright,

let it stand for about 4 hours unplugged to cool the compressor.

plug it after 4 hours and if the compressor would still run for 10 seconds, then you have a faulty compressor.

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