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Hi, the fridge side of my lg is not cooling enough. The freezer is fine. The black compressor in the back is extremely hot to the touch. What can I do?

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If the evaporator fan stops that is next to the compressor that will cause this. The compressor being so hot does indicate that the compressor is under a load and possibly the fan or the start relay is causing the compressor to cut itself off too many times. I believe you have a sneaky condenser fan stop during its job and causes the compressor to overheat.

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