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I have a small two-door whirlpool fridge which is the noisest fridge I have owned. Its a loud humming noise when it "clicks" on.

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This sounds like the compressor is not healthy. The moving parts inside the compressor have become "tight" causing too much friction in the moving parts which you hear as a humming sound. This will gradually get worse untill the compressor completely fails.
A new compressor plus associated parts and labour will probably cost $550. It may be worth looking for a new fridge?

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