Question about Whirlpool 25.6 cu. ft. Side-by-Side Refrigerator with In-Door-Ice Dispensing System

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Body: There loud clunking in my 18-year-old Whirlpool fridge when shutting off.

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Sounds like one of the springs inside the compressor has broken. Not user serviceable, and the compressor will run a long time this way.

It could also be something else, but you would need to pull the refer away from the wall, remove the service panel, and provide detail information on where you hear the noise emitting from. Always replace the service panel as it plays a part in proper airflow around refrigerant system.

Posted on Jan 23, 2009

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