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My Lg refrigerator makes a loud noise i.e (thud) once before or in between the starting of the compresor....it is very loud at times...i have called the customer care and they could not hear the sound as the technician stays only for 10 to 15 min..and the sound does not come when he is there.the technician says it could be the PC of the fridge but i dont think so as the PC gives only clicking sound when it starts.

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Something is touching the compressor or the tubes under the fridge?

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compressor has failed. not a diy job

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it could be 1 or more springs are broken in the compressor

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Sounds like you have a bad compressor,it's running but not pumping refrigerant through the system.

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Generally, in my experience, the loud screeching is caused by one of the fan motors or fan blades. There is a fan inside the cabinet (possiblle two, one on the freezer and one on the refrigerator side). Also, there is a fan underneath the unit near the compressor (probably in the back).

If the screeching is coming from underneath then pull the unit out from the wall and remove the cardboard cover at the bottom back. Now turn the unit on and check for where the screeching is coming from.

If it is the fan blade (hitting something) or the motor, you can remove these and replace them easily. UNPLUG THE REFRIGERATOR BEFORE TOUCHING ANYTHING UNDERNEATH THE BACK OF THE REFRIGERATOR.)

Good Luck!

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SOURCE: side by side Profile refrigerator,compresor run

Hi,
As the weather is getting warmer for many people their freezer and/or refrigerator do not work right because of a dirty condenser coil...

Check out this tip that I wrote about that... it is a great place to start trouble shooting your unit...and something that you can do rather then calling a repair person to do a simple thing for you...

http://www.fixya.com/support/r4024657-refrigerator_condenser_coil_cleaning

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