How to replace refrigerator compressor DIY

Old 07-17-19, 07:09 PM
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How to replace refrigerator compressor DIY

What do I need to know to replace my refrigerator compressor? A high-pitched whine is coming from the compressor.

The refrigerator is a a Kenmore Elite model 795.79754.904, serial 908KR00052, manufactured August 2009.

The compressor is an LG LQ69LAUM.

I'm told LG compressors do not last long, and that I was lucky to get 10 years out of this one. Is there a better brand I can install instead?
Old 07-18-19, 03:53 AM
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Do you have a gauge set, torches, a license for freon Knowladge to solder lies? Not a DIY job.

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