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Freezer defrosted but refrigerator still works

Freezer compertment is hot and defrosrted but the refrigerator side still works. it makes a humming noise for about 30 seconds about every 3 to 5 minutes. this is a frigedare about 3 years old.

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Sounds like the compressor is not running properly. It will overheat and shut off, then restart after a few minutes when it cools off. Check the coils (on back or under) to make sure they are clean. You can do this with a vacuum, or a can of compressed air from the store.

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