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

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Sounds like marbles or ice dropping in refrigerator (not freezer side). Looking into vent in back upper left corner, noise seems to coincide with a flap going up and down. The flap movement is being interferred with I believe. Our whirlpool is about one month old and this just started today.

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The flap is what open and closes to allow more or less cold air in from the freezer. There could be ice buildup inside the freezer causing this or a mechanical noise of the flap and motor running. See if you can see it from the freezer side of the vent.

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