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Old 12-05-2007, 04:05 PM
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Can the average handy man replace a compressor in a refrigerator, or does this require a certified technician?


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Old 12-05-2007, 04:23 PM
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Certified technician with a refrigerant licence, freon recovery equipment and proper welding supplies would be required. A compressor is something you leave to certified technicians.
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