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Motor trys to start

The system says FF.
The outside compressor fan starts then stops waits a while then repeats again, starts and stops.

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    Jean-Luc Giraud Jan 28, 2009

    GE TFX24ELB side by side refigerator

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Sounds like the compressor has locked up. You can try to replace the start relay which plugs onto the compressor terminals.

Most factory built refrigerators and freezers have 5 year refrigeration system warranties. You will pay for labor and other consumables.

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