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Switch relay My Kenmore side by side Fridge went warm the other day--both the fridge and the freezer. The fan works etc but is is not cold. It was moved in a remodel job but nothing that wild. I found that the switch relay rattles but I can't get the wires out of it and I don't want to force it. Am I supposed to cut them? I found the solution on this website but I just need a little more guidance. Thanks

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Are you talking about the switch on the compressor whice is called a relay overload if that is bad try installing a new one on it called a 3 n 1 start kit it is easy to install follow dirictions good luck

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