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The unit quit cooling on freezer and fridge, is this going to be worth repairing or is it gonna be to expensive. unit is @ year 2000 model

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It may be the relay and capacitor...if not then it will be expensive..
Many times a freezer and/or refrigerator do not work right because of a dirty condenser coil...there are also many other things that can go wrong.


If you are hearing a clicking or buzzing then check out the last two tips.

If your refrigerator is running but warm, then…

Check out this tip that I wrote about that... it is a great place to start trouble shooting your unit...and something that you can do rather then calling a repair person to do a simple thing for you...

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