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Whirlpool sidebyside FF stopped working after ? motor stopped ...

Whirlpool sbs Fridge Freezer had been running a little louder over some months, cutting in & out as usual (thermostat control), suddenly noticed this stopped over a couple of days, freezer stopped working but ice maker was working, fridge not working as well as it could. The jambs (black marviplate frame where the seals on doors abut) to the doors are very hot ...... this is what threw me. Could this be that the motor is shot? or compressor? or something less hopefully?
ps had to replace icemaker a few weeks ago with success

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