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Just bought it used and a month later started blowing regular air. checked the fan it works checked the compressor its not running. You think it could be a bad starter relay or something in that sort? If so how do i check it to see?

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Go to your local appliance parts store and ask for a 3 in 1 starter for frig.,unplug your frig. look on thestarter and it will show you how to install it,let me know how you do-mike

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Is the compressor motor running.If no check starter/overload relay. Check to see if the condenser fan at the back underneath near the compressor is running. If no check fan.

Are the condenser coils near there warm or room temp. should be warm




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