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I have an Whirlpool Gold Model GD5RVAXV005 that is 3 months old. When it runs, which is about 40-45 mins of every hour, it rattles and hums like a 20 year old fridge.

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SOURCE: BUZZING NOISE ON WHIRLPOOL GOLD FRIDGE/FREEZER

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.

Posted on Apr 08, 2008

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Your fan in the freezer is wearing out. When your food in the freezer is blocking the air, the motor is working too hard. After years of using, it needs to be replaced. Get a repair man in to replace with a new parts. My Fridge/Freezer was totally broken and I found this out because the ice was melting. It got fixed and now no problem.

Posted on Oct 16, 2008

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is it shutting off when it makes that clunking noise? if so, thats the compressor making the noise. the motor inside the shell casing, which is suspended on four springs, is banging agasint the shell casing because one of those springs has stretched or broken. You need to replace compressor. if its been happening for a while, i would start looking for a new model. if its more recent, and not very loud, you haver more time, but in either case, it could just cease up at any time. to hgave your compressor replaced, and unless your an HVAC tech you should most assuredly NOT do it yourself, its quite expensive, at or near the cost of buying a new one.

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SOURCE: Fridge not making usual humming sound

I had a same problem, However the fan in the freezer seems stop and the freezer compartment is melting. Its a double door LG with 270 ltrs.

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