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Hissing sound and constantly running generator

I have a french door, bottom freezer fridge. Recently it started having a constant hissing sound from the rear of the unit. No water showing up anywhere. It also sounds like the generator is running constantly. The sound seems to be be air/gas, not water. Any ideas?

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The only thing I can think of that you may be hearing would be if the compressor has a problem. If you notice cooling performance decrease or it stops cooling, I believe you will find the compressor has bad internal valves. It will probably take a technician to properly diagnose this and if the compressor has this problem the only answer is to replace the compressor.
I hope this helps, supertechks

Posted on Mar 28, 2008

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