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2003 Elite trio won't get cold and just out of warranty

I have been told it was the compressor by process of elimation,(thats what the tecsaid) I think it could be something else. Could it be something else and if not I am wondering if I should pay 700 to fix a 5 yr old regfridgerator
it looks brand new but i am worried about the other parts. Kenmore Elite trio 2003

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The FAN that sits on top of the condensor. Good thing is I had Sears protection plan. Bad thing is that the new fan was inferior quality and BROKE the next day. Called Sears again only to see that it was replaced with the SAME fan. Their replacement fan looks cheaply made with OPEN windings while the original had enclosed winding. Hope this helps!

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