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Freezer not working

The freezer is not working. I hear clicking noises. It sounds like it is trying to do something during the 1st click and then it shuts off during the second click. I've clean the coils for any dust and debris.

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Either relay is bad on compressor or comp is bad. Comp may be under mfr wty; relay is not. Only way to tell is to buy new relay and see if comp starts.

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