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ED5SHEXKQ01 is 7 years old. Stopped cooling. Fan is running.

Whirlpool ED5SHEXKQ01 is only 7 years old. Stopped cooling. Fan at bottom is running. I hear a click every couple of minutes. I'm assuming this sound has something to do with the compressor trying to turn on.

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It could be your compressor trying to kick in. Or it could be your defrost system trying to start or stop. The least expensive thing to start is to replace the start kit on the compressor. Call or email us and we'll be sure to get the right part to you asap. You need to turn it off NOW before you burn the other parts up and don't turn it back on until you install new parts.

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