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Freezer and fridge not staying cold. Compressor clicking but not switching on.

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Replace the overload / relar , which is plugged onto the side of the compressor . This should solve your problem . If you had given the complete model number , I could have given you the part number .

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    Mike Smith May 29, 2010

    relar = relay......sorry

  • Mike Smith
    Mike Smith May 29, 2010

    Sorry , I will not give you a " click here , click there , go thru a routine irrevelent check " response , only a direct answer to your problem .

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    i say: "E-R-A-D-I-C-A-T-E I-T-!!!"

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Hi,
Your compressor is not starting and it could just be the capacitor and relay that are bad....

Here is a tip that will help you with your problem...

Refrigerator Compressor Start Capacitor and Start Relay
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