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Fridge won't run

My Magic Chef bar fridge (440 series) is 3 maybe 4 years old and stopped working. I can hear it click like it is trying to come on. Any ideas what the issue is? I bought another fridge but if I can fix this one myself for under $100, I will keep it. If not, it is going out in the trash...
thanks,
Brenda

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  • hoster_bren Jul 21, 2008

    drcool: I will plug it in tonight and see if I hear the humming sound and then the click and take it from there per your reply. Thanks a bunch.

    Brenda

  • mrpibbcola Oct 08, 2008

    when I turn my fridge on I hear a click and that's it nothing happens.I lower the thermostat and same thing just clicks please help.I have the MCBR445W1 model. Please Help. THANKS

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Hi brenda,

can u hear a humming sound as if it is trying to start then it would stop after a clicking sound?
if it does then it is your compressor trying to start but can not do it.

you could either have a problem in your starting relay of overload protector of the compressor or the compressor itself is the defective part and it needs to be replaced.

i hope i was able to help.

pls rate me

tnx

drcool

Posted on Jul 21, 2008

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