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Compressor does not start

Same problem as jalioto Sep 24, 2007 Armana ARB2217CSL. No refrigeration or freezing. Fans are working. When compressor tries to go on buzzing for 30-45 seconds then clicks off. What parts should I start replacing or is it the compressor. Where is the start motor?

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  • tabob Oct 04, 2007

    solution was found under bandygirl problem with kenmore trio/french door.

    we gave up repair guys were 15 days out. we bought a new fridge. the old one will live in the garage. I'll start with the supco rco810 part but it seems that i will have to start saving for a new compressor.

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I recently replied to a post just like yours its in my profile under solved questions it should be a great help PLEASE rate my solution as solved if you feel that post answered your question accurately.. Thanx

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    joey shearer Oct 04, 2007

    That compressor is under warranty through amana for 5 years. Will you consider a solved rating?? I feel i solved your question, solved doesnt mean the unit is necessarily repaired.

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