Originally Posted by abracadabra
Sounds to me like you have the problem pegged.
The other problem is it's a Kenmore.
Yeah, probably wouldn't have been my first choice, but it came with the house.
Now I just need to figure out where the timer and thermostat are located and test them.
One other thing to note, the compressor seems to be humming louder than normal. Of course they always hum, but it seems like when it kicks on, it's humming louder or higher pitched than normal. Could that be an indication of a failing compressor?