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My fridge has become increasingly more noisy when the compressor kicks in. Any thoughts on why and how to fix this?

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The only way to eradicate the noise, is to replace compressor. Some make shuddering noises on start up and some on switch off. Basically, in the compressor dome are 4 rubbers equally placed holding the internal motor. If one of those rubbers disslodge, then the noise starts.

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