Question about Whirlpool 25.6 cu. ft. Side-by-Side Refrigerator with In-Door-Ice Dispensing System

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I have a side-by-side Whirlpool fridge. Has begun to make loud machine type noise (like a lawnmower or weed eater) intermittently. Opening the freezer/fridge door and depressing the light swith does nothing - sound continues. ..Only cure is to unplug it, wait a few seconds to a minute or so, and replug. That stops the noise . When the noise is happening, I canot tell if the fan blades are on, but when it is unplugged, the blades look fine to me. After replugging, I could then tell that the fan blades are moving smoothly.What could the problem be?

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Here is a tip that I wrote about refrigerators and the fan noisethat they develop sometimes...

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