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Noise & icing

I have sub-zero fridge about 18 years old. It has started this loud humming noise while it is running. it varies how long this noise will go on, sometimes a few minutes other times a half hour. This happens many times, on and off during the day and night. I also have ice built up to approximately 60% of the coils, at the rear. Would appreciate a solution. Thanks.

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  • marivill Dec 10, 2008

    My refrigrator is making the same humming noise on an of for as long as an hour or longer no ice build up. Does anyone have a solution?



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Sonds like thre is a problem with the defrost because you should not have that much ice on the coils. go ahead and do a manual derfost and make sure that the drain lne is clear and not frozen up. If it is oyu can use a turkey baster with hot water to thaw it until the watr flows easily out the tube in the unit. also how are you gaskets looking? are they starting to leak air into the freezer and the refrigerator/ at 18 years old those are a few of the things to look at. Hopte that htis solves yur problems and if not don't rate this and I can still come back and post answer or solutions for yu. After the final them rate if you would be so kind. Thanks for using FixYa.

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