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I have a KitchenAid Supra refrigerator, KSRS25F, it is now 8 years old. Yesterday it lost ability to freeze and cool. Both fans are working fine, no frost on coils, and cleaned bottom coils. Is this the compressor? And are we looking at BIG $$ to fix?

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    Thats what I was affraid of.... By the time all is done, closer to $800! No mor KitchenAid, looking a the bottom freezers, LG, Samsun and Kemore...


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Yes this would be the compressor and they run with a technician roughly 600 dollars. There are two things that will cause a Refrigerator not to cool or freeze, the coils being clogged or the compressor is shot. In this case the compressor is gone. Better to just get a new frig

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    Jeremy Reddick Feb 09, 2009

    LG is one of the better on the market at this time, making a quality product


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