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You say motor do you mean the compressor, if so is it making any heat if so it says it is trying to work. common problem if so is a frost build up in frezer on back panel keeping cold air to circulate to refrig. from freezer. also check to see if freezer blower fan blowing air. back to compressor, it has large return line should be cold and a smaller high side line usually 1/4 inch and this should be hot if compressor is doing it's job.check cooling motor by compreesor also to much heat will shut it off.

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