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Fridgedaire glrs237zcb3 The fridge has completely stopped working. There is a large humming noise coming from the back of the fridge that comes on every minute or so that sounds like the motor is trying to start but can't. Is it the motor or compressor?

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About the only thing you can do here is take the back cover off the unit see if the cooling fan for the compressor is running if it is and there is an Indian on the compressor then the compressor should be replaced if the fan isn't running then clear the fan once its running then turn the unit off for 30 Min's and try again

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