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Popping sound Our refrigerator is brand new. It started making a serious popping sound constantly shortly after we went grocery shooping (like popcorn or buttons in the dryer). It wasn't empty before, and we only put in a small supply of groceries. It's 9:30 p.m. and I won't be able to sleep. HELP!

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    my ge profile french door fridge is also brand new and the popping is driving me crazy

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Karmakin, the popping you hear is probably the refrigerant entering the evaporator coils. Some are worse than others. You need to call for service since this is brand new. Sometimes they can insulate the cap tube going into the evap and the dryer to supress this noise. Best thing to do is call for service...Catriver..post back.

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