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My fridge keeps making a ticking noise, sort of

My fridge keeps making a ticking noice when the fan is on

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The evaporator fan, inside the freezer will sometimes come in contact with ice and make this noise.
If the overload on the compressor is tripping it will make a clicking sound.

Posted on Mar 04, 2009

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