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BUZZING NOISE ON WHIRLPOOL GOLD FRIDGE/FREEZER

I HAVE A WIRLPOOL GOLD FRIDGE/FREEZER MODEL GD5SHAXNSOO AND WHEN I OPEN THE FRIDGE SIDE DOOR THE LIGHT COME ON BARELY AND A BUZZING NOISE IS HEARD? WHATS UP

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YOU MAY HAVE A BAD LIGHT BULB, SOCKET OR LIGHT SWITCH. TRY WIGGLING THE SWITCH TO SEE IF THERE IS ANY CHANGE IN THE BULB INTENSITY. IF NO CHANGE, TRY REPLACING THE LIGHT BULB. IF NO CHANGE, THE SOCKET NEEDS REPLACED.

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