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5 year old refrigerator stopped cooling

Worked yesterday, but this morning it isn't cooling, but there is power.
Is this something too expensive to fix so need to purchase a new refrigerator?
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Sounds like your refridgerant compressor or the motor driving it has bit the dust.  I am assuming it does not kick on or you can't hear it running.  Call a local appliance repair to get a quote, but 9 times out of 10, it is cheaper to replace the fridge.  A motor and compressor can cost upwards of 300-600 bucks.  That is just from my knowledge and your model may be higher or lower.  Best to get an appliance guy to take a look.

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