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It's been a great fridge but this morning it stopped cooling. Both fans (inside and outside) are running constantly. Every

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Old 09-12-2010, 07:19 PM
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Default Not cooling. Compressor bumps on then off. Fans running.
Model Number: gs6shexns00   Brand: Whirlpool   Age: 5 - 10 years   

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It's been a great fridge but this morning it stopped cooling. Both fans (inside and outside) are running constantly. Every few minutes the compressor will click on for about 5 seconds and then click back off. It has been repeating this cycle all day.
Any ideas?


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Default also lights are out.

Another thing is that the lights and the digital readout are not working in the refrigerator side. However, they haven't worked for over a year so I do not think that the 2 problems are related. I just want to get the thing cooling again; then I'll worry about the lights and readout.

thanks again
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Sounds like a start relay/overload problem, see Section 11.
Could also be tha compressor.

Here is a good site with info on how to check the components.
Refrigerator Repair Guide: How To Fix a Refrigerator - ACME HOW TO.com
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Unhappy not cooling

[Whirlpool GS6SHAXMB00 stop cooling after a power outage. Both fans (inside and outside) are running constantly. Every few minutes the compressor will click on for about 5 seconds and then click back off. It has been repeating this cycle all day.
Any ideas?
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