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Hi, i have a westinghouse fridge RJ 212 and the freezer which is on the top has started making a loud humming noise. This noise goes on for a large period and then stops for a small time before starting up again. It seems to be getting louder and noisier.... What can i do about it?

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you have 2 fans one underneath by compressor ,one in freezer make sure one in freezer is running

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Sounds like the freezer fan is rubbing some wires or possible some foam insulation around the fan. I would look into the freezer compartment fan and go from there. The fan Will Shut off when you open the doors. Let me know how you make out and if you need anymore help.

Thanks,
Bill

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You have one of 3 parts not working.

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sounds like its bearings in a fan motor probably your evaporator fan motor it is located behind the plastic shell in your refrig. you have to take out the lining and then you will see the fan, evapartor and etc.

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