I recently thought my Whirlpool Conquest had conked out. Approaching
the end of the factory warranty and it went warm. Called a service
technician to do a factory repair and he found the problem to be a bad
He deemed this "not to be a part of the enclosed refridgeration system"
and thus subject to service call fees and parts.
In other words, not covered by the warranty. $245.00
The part costs around $29.00 and anyone with average skills could
replace the part.
I would check this first before calling in a service technician. Too
late for me to save any money, but maybe someone out there is
experiencing the same problem.
Here is the part. Actually more than you need, but the relay is