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My Americana refrigerator has completely stopped running. There is power to the unit as the light does come on when I open the door. I'm going to guess that the motor is bad, but I can't be sure. I'm hoping it's a simple fix. Thanks.

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Yes, the compressor is not starting...these tips will help you with that...
Try change the start components....potential relay and start capacitor...if that don't work it is the compressor going bad...


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