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Kenmore Elite bottom freezer making a clickbuzzzzzzclick sound

2 year old Kenmore Elite Bottom freezer refrigerator started making a noticable buzzing sound from the compressor area several weeks ago. It started happening every so often and over the past week it has gotten louder and more frequent. It has a definite click (like some sort of switch) before the buzz and a click at the end. The buzz lasts about 6 - 8 seconds and is happening every 4 to 5 minutes
The freezer has stopped keeping things frozen and the refrigerator is not as cold.
What do you think?

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You need to check to see if you have a control board by compressor.if not change relay and overload to compressor if you have a grey box with a board in it then you need to most likely change it

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