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GE Refrigerator side by side model GSS22JFPWW intermidiate whistling sound coming from freezer fan area top of freezer section. Comes and goes plus changes pitch at times on it's own. Have tried replacing the motor, fan blade and taking off the cover over the fan area. Still does it. HELP

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