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Noise My GE side by side refridgerator makes a high pitched howling noise. It seems to come from the fan in the freezer part. When it makes the sound if you turn the control knob to a lower setting and shut off the freezer it stops until it kicks on again.

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  • sugriz Jul 11, 2008

    My freezer makes a constant high pitched whinning sound. It works fine and this has been going on a long time. But it get on my nerves. What can I do?

  • buzztoledo Jul 20, 2008

    I have the same problem. It sounds like the fan is hitting something, maybe a surround shroud. If you open either the freezer or refrigerator door the fan (and the noise) stop. The noise started out as just once in a while, but now that it is hot outside and the fan runs much more than normal, the noise has become a real nusiance.

  • maemc Jul 28, 2008

    It makes a loud whistling sound . the repair guy said it was the compressor fan motor , he put in a new one and it still whistles . Could you please contact him with the answer .

    Northwest Service Centre

    144 Pitt Avenue

    Dryden , Ontario Canada

    Phone 807-223-3444

    Thanking You In Advance

    Mae McArthur

  • johnjwl May 05, 2009

    GE Refrigerator GSS22QGPHCC makes a howling noise from the freezing compartment.

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This fan is a variable speed and is controlled by a board in the rear of the unit. your bearings maybe going out. The fan will ramp up to speed depending on the call for cooling the Thermistors is asking for

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