Question about Whirlpool Refrigerators
Most likely, the relay/overload assembly is defective. It is common on these units even after only a few years. The comp is hot because it keeps trying to start but the start device is failing. Unplug the unit till you get a new relay assembly.
Posted on Sep 01, 2008
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