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Humming noise coming from Jennaire built in

Our Jennaire side by side built-in is only three years old but the temp. controls were always going haywire so we had both electronic panels replaced about two weeks ago. Since then (I think since then) there is a consistent low humming noise coming from the freezer side. It stops when I open the the freezer door, only to restart again 10 seconds after I close the freezer door. If I am busy I don't think about it, but while trying to read the paper on a quiet Sunday morning, it drives me batty! I never noticed it prior to the frige being "fixed". Any advise?

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Re: humming noise coming from Jennaire built in

Is the unit touching another apliance or unit touching it as the contact can produce sound as it vibrates on something else if it is not touching something else then the unit probably isnt level it should havfeet on the bottom that turn round to allow you to get the unit level you will need a spirit level to do this and put it running side to side and get it level then do it front to back and get it level on getting it level the noise should stop if the noise dont stop then it is probably just a noisy motor there is nothing you can do about this as they sometimes are noisy but if noise stops when you open door then the unit is probably not level and opening the door balacnes the weight distribution and levels the unit and therfore stops the sound i would try balancing the unit first or make sure it is not touching anything else hope this solves oyur problem good luck...........................

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