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Refrigerator is not cooling

Trying to troubleshoot the problem. still some air flow coming through the vents, very light, but not cold at all. what's the most likely reason? i'm handy enough to be able to change out parts but need help pinpointing where to start.

other symptoms: a motor kicks on and hums for a few seconds and then turns off.

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  • cjt4950 Mar 29, 2008

    I have a GE Profile # PFS 22ISBSS and the compressor is coming on than going right off in a second or two.It's still cold inside and the frezzer is working.Two days ago it was doing the same thing but hours later it was running what appeared to be all the time,now it's back to coming off and on.I have done nothing to it yet.



    Thank You

    Todd

  • decmcq Aug 10, 2008

    I have the same problem. The fridge side is no longer working. The fan was making a rattling noise and when the door was opened it would stop.

  • Anonymous Nov 24, 2008

    not freezing at all

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I had the same problem with my Fridgedare Refrigerator. The compressor would kick on then kick right off. It ended up bein the relay for the compressor. I was lucky, this was the first time I had purchased one of those extended warranty palns so it was covered at no charge.

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