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Power is on, motor can't start up, just tries to start

Sounds like the power is working, lights are on, etc.  But the motor tries to start up and can't it tries, and tries but can not actually come on.....the freezer has stopped cooling on me twice in past, but this time the noise is completely different.  It actually sounds kind of like trying to start your car when the battery is dead, it tries to turn over, but can't make it.

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The motor is frozen up on it.if it keeps doing what it is it wont work at all anymore have a repairman come and look at it

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