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Maytag top freezer MTF2176hr melt down

Only 4 years old. Was told compressor went out and they put in relay switch. Now it has melted down again. Do I need new refrigerator or is there a part I can buy. It melts, then re-freezes
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Sounds like a bad cold control ( thermostat ) The switch that cuts the fridge off/on .

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