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If you hear abnormal noises, please refer to the followings:
Reasons of noises are different from each symptom.
The bubbling sound you hear is normal. It is caused by refrigerant gas moving through the pipes in your refrigerator, as the refrigerator cools or freezes your food.
This noise is normal. It sounds when the interior components contract or expand, as the refrigerator is cooling or the interior temperature changes after the temperature has been reset.
The buzzing noise you hear is the sound of the refrigerator compressor running. The noise is normal. You will also hear a noise when the refrigerator compressor starts at the beginning of a cooling cycle and when it shuts off.
It can be also heard after getting water from the door dispenser. The noise should not last longer than 7 seconds.
Some Samsung refrigerators are equipped with a door alarm, which will beep whenever the door is left open or not closed completely. Here are some things to check:
If the freezer door is higher than the refrigerator door, insert a common (flat-head) screwdriver in a slot of the control lever on the refrigerator side and turn it clockwise.
This noise will be heard about 4 seconds after removing a glass from a dispenser. This is the sound of the dispenser chute closing. Hence, This is normal.
This is normal. It can sound when the icemaker fills with water.
This is normal. It can sound when the ice maker dumps ice cubes into ice bucket.