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My Kenmore side by side fridge model# 52602100 Quit working. I can see what looks like a micro switch attached to the compressor that clicks (then the fridge sounds like its starting) on for about 5 to 10 seconds then clicks off? I think its an overload thing? with a relay. Could this be the problem? Thanks Much, Warm Ice Cream :-(

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Yes. That is the start relay for the compressor. It has likely failed. They are inexpensive and easy to replace. Here is a link that should help Refrigerator clicking

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  • luckyhound Mar 22, 2011

    Thanks Mark,

    the link you sent me help conferm the problem.
    It said in the link that if you shake the relay and hear something rattling in there, its broken

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