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My True Refrigerator T-72 is not working. The compressor runs for about 3 seconds and shuts downn.

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Supco has a three in one start kit that can help the compressor to run longer. Although the Freon circulatory system may be clogged and the compressor is overheating internally tripping the thermal overload.

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hi thanks for the question when you say it short cycles that's the compressor relay trying to start the compressor i would replace the relay & overload at the compressor thanks the appliance doc

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SOURCE: relay on compressor clicks, but does not run

Hi!!! change the current relay in your compressor easy fix..its located inside the case where the wires go connect to the compressor..good luck..




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Check voltage at compressor.

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No just remove the terminal cover over the compressor.

Posted on Nov 18, 2010

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SOURCE: my compressor runs for 3 seconds - then shuts down

Hi,

Many times a freezer and/or refrigeratordo not work right because of a dirty condenser coil...there are also many otherthings that can go wrong. If you are hearing a clicking or buzzing thencheck out the last two tips.

If your refrigerator is running but warm, then...

Check out these tips that I wrote about that... it is a great place to starttrouble shooting your unit...and something that you can do rather then callinga repair person to do a simple thing for you...

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