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Freezer cutting on and off, not cooling

I have an Amana ARB2557CSL bottom freezer refrigerator. The refrigerator portion is working fine, but the freezer is slowly warming (last night it was 29 degrees and it is now 35). The rear fan was working and clean. There is a very distinct clicking sound, almost like something is cutting on and off or trying to. The clicking sound may be 5 minutes apart or 10 seconds apart. A couple times I noticed almost a burnt/metalic smell, but it was not strong and I can't say 100% it originated from the unit. Would like some idea of what it could be before calling a repairman. Thanks!

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    we have same problem

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I would say it is a evaporator fan motor liocated between frezer and fresh food parts of fridge..but also could be a damper it self or damper motor

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