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What is making a loud humming noise in my refrigerator?

The refrigerator makes a loud humming noise while the doors are shut,(I believe this is the motor) when any door is open the noise stops. While the doors are closed I can undo the switch box above the door and the noise will stop. Either way whenever that little switch button is pushed in (as it would be with the door closed), the noise starts, when it pops back out (as it would do with the door opened) the noise stops. Could this be a bad switch or is it the motor?

The brand is: Kenmore
The model no. is 795.75549400

Kenmore , Refrigerators , Appliances
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scott d
by scott d Earned 139,399 community points in Appliances
March 31st, 2009
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by Manage My Life
April 18th, 2009
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