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Hotpoint side-by-side (Model #HSS25IFMBWW) stopped cooling the freezer and fridge sections. The interior lights work, but I do not hear the compressor. Is this a compressor failure or something related to the deforst cycle? Thank you.

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Hi,the problem is definitely from the compressor,there is either a fault from either the relay switch that connects power to the compressor or the pumping system in the compressor is short of gas,however the solution is to refill the gas in the compressor or to replace the relay switch of the compressor in the refrigerator,which is attached to the side of the compressor.

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