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Loud thump from refrigerator when it shuts off???

When my refrigerator shuts down it makes a loud thump ? What could this be???

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  • vblong Jan 20, 2009

    Thanks so much . I was wondering if it is dangerous ? Also would this be expensive? So it dont hurt the refrigerator to do this?

    Thank you,

    Vicki

  • vblong Jan 20, 2009

    Thank you so much! I will check the level of it ok? You have been a great help. Glad to know I dont have to worry so.

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If its a rattle, kind of a shake sound that ends in a phthump then its the compressor moving around after it has removed the heat from the unit. You may want new rubber mounts but I would leave it.

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    gvince4 Jan 20, 2009

    Nope no danger, it would be like $10-30.00 for parts and then the hour charge + travel time for the tech to come out. It wont hurt the unit. I would also see if its level side to side and front to back. If its close then leave it.

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