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I have a Frigidaire FRT21LRG fridge that is in the fridge. Few days ago, it stopped working. The blower was on but condenser was not. So I looked at the rear panel and the overload relay capacitor was burnt out. So I got new parts and replaced it. Refrigerator immediately worked but the issue is the fridge is on all the time. We don’t have a lot of stuff in the fridge so we didn’t notice how long that’s been going on. I’m guessing this is related to some kind of temperature sensor? If so which one should I be looking at? Thanks for the help in advance.

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You need freon in it

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compressor has failed. not a diy job

Posted on Apr 25, 2007

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Something to check for. Is the top of the refrigerator door lower than the freezer door? If so the ref. light may not be turning off all the time. Pull bottom panel off to expose hinges. The ref hinge should have an adjuster. Adjust door up to be level with freezer.

Posted on Nov 14, 2007

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sounds like the coils may need cleaned

Posted on Nov 29, 2008

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Hi there

Only bad news I'm afraid, the click and buzzing sound is a seized compressor, you said changed the relay and capacitor, good idea but often a seized compressor will come free if it cools for a while, unfortunately it will normally seize again fairly quickly. A job for the tech guy.

Best wishes

Gordon

Posted on Apr 17, 2011

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Go to the electronic parts shop with the code of the broken piece(or with the brochen piece it self.) You'd pay something like 70 cent for the new varister.Worked for me.NOTICE: Use a tester to check if the other components are good

Posted on Dec 14, 2011

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