Why is my Whirlpool refrigerator humming?

Why is my Whirlpool refrigerator humming?

Buzzing is a normal sound that may occur when the refrigerator compressor or fans are adjusting to optimize performance. If this becomes a loud refrigerator noise, contact a certified technician to determine if there’s a problem.

How do I fix the humming noise in my refrigerator?

In most cases a noisy defrost timer will need to be replaced. If you determine the noise is caused by the condenser fan, try cleaning away dust and debris that may have accumulated between the fan blades using a soft brush. Be sure to unplug your refrigerator before any cleaning or repair!

Why does my new Whirlpool refrigerator make so much noise?

A Whirlpool refrigerator runs loud when the condenser fan motor fails. If there is too much dirt accumulated in and around the fan blades, it prevents the fan from working properly. The same is true with dirty condenser coils; if they are clogged, the condenser won’t work properly and your refrigerator will run loudly.

Which is better top or bottom freezer refrigerators?

Energy Efficiency Winner: Top FreezerIn general, top freezers are more energy efficient than bottom freezers. Therefore, a bottom freezer is closer to the compressor and forces it to work harder to keep cool whereas a top freezer is further away making it easier to keep heat out with less effort.