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Thermometer or temp gauge not working - not cooling at all

I had an appliance guy out in March for the temp not keeping steady the whole unit went warm, freezer and all. He replaced (for $329) what he called the 'computer' and it's been doing the same 'going warm and defrosting' for 2 months. I unplugged it for 48 hrs, plugged it back in and it was fine. There is a buzzing and a click sound in the back near the water intake but otherwise was working fine. This past week, it thawed again and after unplugging and plugging back in, nothing changed. I can't imagine for the cost of this that I have to replace 'the computer' again within the same year. Please advise! Thanks! Vikki

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If it was replaced within a year and you paid that much it seems that it should be under some sort of warranty. if so they should come out and fix it for free. the computer itself you can buy for less than a hundred dollars. but it could be a thermostat problem in which case could be less than 30 dollars.
im attaching a link to a website where i have the parts list and prices where u can buy direct. if it is the computer again maybe u can buy it direct and have him just install and save the middle man price for the part

http://www.appliancepartspros.com/partsearch/model.aspx?model_id=5174973

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