There is no way to guess at the problem, you have to use a multimeter and troubleshoot the circuitry to find out which component had failed. Could be the thermostat
These are fairly basic items and as such the following componets could casue the unit not to run.
\015\012The thermostat could be faulty and the most likely culprit and relatively cheap to replace.
\015\012The compressor motor may be faulty - fairly unlikely but if so it is fairly expensive to replace
\015\012and that is about it.
\015\012It is also worth checking that if your model has a samll colling fan at the rear that it is not blocked or frozen. This just draws air ac ross the colling vanes but will mean that the unit could overheat and blow the thermal fuse, again, if your unit is fitted with one.
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