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Whirlpool conquest model side-by-side

MOD # GD25DIXHS00
Serial # SK2137551

Freezer stoppoed freezing, and frig. side is not cooling. I amitain the condessor from dust consistently. Fan is fully operatinal. Power source is in good working condition.

In the past 9 months, a clisking noise woul come on as though something was switching on and ten off. However, it never stopped. In last week, suddenly, everything stopped cooling and freezing. I cleaned the condeser, and then turned on overnight for proper operation. This afternoon the same problem re-ooccurred. Please advise. Many thanks.

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  • haberry Nov 05, 2007

    I have tried to find the solution you proposed. I can not find it . Please advise. Thx.

  • Anonymous Jan 11, 2008

    The light is on but the freezer and frig. are not cooling. Something is running but everything in the freezer has thawed and the fridge won't get cooler than 50 f.

  • juki Jan 30, 2008

    Same problem but i did smell a electrical burning smell before it totally stopped cooling/freezing. now hear a clicking

  • galeb May 29, 2008

    Our Whirlpool GD25DIXHS00 refrigerator (purchased July 2000) has the same problem. Two days ago the freezer stopped cooling and the refrigerator side is above 50 now. The fan is working and we cleaned the coils etc. Is 8 years the lifespan of a Whirlpool?

  • toddms68 Jul 21, 2008

    Compressor does not run but fan does. Cycling power off and on I cannot hear tho motor trying to start (humming) or any relays clicking, etc. It's as if the compressor motor is not getting the "on" signal from the temp switch, but the fan does.



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You need to replace the compressor start relay/overload. It's on the left side of the compressor. You should be able to remove it from the compressor by hand but you may have to use a flat head screwdriver to pop it loose. When you get it off you can shake it and if it rattles inside it's definitely bad. I bought one for my fridge online for $48. Hope this helps.

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