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LG Refrigerator - Lights on inside the refrigerator however the digital display is not working and the refrigerator is not cooling. I reset the breaker in my basement (althought it wasn't tripped

Lights on inside the refrigerator however the digital display is not working and the refrigerator is not cooling. Refrigerator is getting power. I reset the breaker in my basement (althought it wasn't tripped) and everything worked for a few minutes, and then went back out again when the compressor kicked on. Everytime I unplug it and plug it back in it works, but only for a few minutes.

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