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Fan cycles on and off continuously

Freezer n fridge are cold as normal but cycling fan makes a howling noise.

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  • kace989 Jul 21, 2008

    ok cool, does the temperature sensors control any part of this process?

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Fan is on the "blink"... Replacing the fan should solve your problem. If it goes out all the way your food in the refrigerator section will start to go bad.

Goodluck,

Brian

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    Brian Gillespie Jul 21, 2008

    Yes it does, but if the fan is making the noise, replace the fan... Fan should come with thermistor (little whit sensor).... Also, you should know that there are many other problems to come with this GE refrigerator.... Such as;



    BIGGEST problem is; one day either everything will stop working and all your food will go bad, or you will have a defrost problem (ice build up on evap coils in the freezer blocking airflow to the refrigerator side therefore causing food in fridge side to go bad)



    Computer board located on back of refrigerator behind square panel is the cause of this big problem....



    I suggest spending an extra $126.00 and buy yourself the main control board (part # wrx55x10552)



    And if you already have the fan and the computer board, you might as well replace the bottom thermistor in the freezer and the thermostat!



    I hope I'm not overloading you, but they dont make refrigerators like they use to and GE is the WORST refrigerator on the market!



    But in GE's defence, once you replace ALL that I have listed above you will have a good refrigerator!



    :) Brian

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