20 Most Recent Amana PTH153B50AE Air Conditioner Questions & Answers

probably low on freon

Amana... | Answered on Sep 08, 2015

I have the same problem, and I found the manual reset inside the unit. Turn the power off, and unplug the unit. Remove the outer cover of the unit ( inside cover ) , and remove the 2 screws holding the " wire mesh " in the front of the cover. Pull the wire mesh up and out of the way, then carefully pull out the heating element.
On the heating element, where the wires are connected, there is a manual reset button... Push the button in, till it resets...

My reset was on the upper left connection of the wires... just looks like a small push button, but the reset is recessed a bit.
Replace all covers and plug back in.. working fine..

Amana... | Answered on Jan 29, 2015

first check you thermostat settings and make sure that it is on a cooling setting if ok it can be the fuse that sends the power to the outside unit if fuse is ok it can be the capasitor for the compressor if ok you may have to check the compressor for open windings or ground fault so you will have to replace the compressor or the relay which is after the thermostat

Amana... | Answered on May 03, 2010

u have 2 get the whole thing its not separate too risky

Amana... | Answered on Mar 07, 2010

a fuse blows for a reason. dry bearings will increase amp draw, a non rotating fan rotor will blow a fuse. burnt windings will almost instantly blow a fuse. just changing the fuse may not solve your problem. find the problem and fix it THEN replace the fuse.

Amana... | Answered on Oct 20, 2009

check to see if unit has a contactor,they arc and weld together,keeping your unit on

Amana... | Answered on Mar 25, 2009

I would try www.sears.com parts dept...have make and model ready!
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Amana... | Answered on Dec 13, 2008

most boards have a small 3 or 5 amp fuse on the board it looks just like a car fuse. do not put in wrong size fuse it can allow damage to the board.

Amana... | Answered on Nov 24, 2008

4 wire what? Was the unit working before this? Sounds like some wires crossed

Amana Heating &... | Answered on Apr 04, 2017

the unit works by chilling air and the byproduct is heat in the compressor, this is used for heating in the winter and then reversed in summer to blow cold air. It has to blow cold and warm up before it can blow heat.

Amana Heating &... | Answered on Mar 17, 2017

I've replaced many Amanda control boards. They have micro relays attached to the board. These relays are about a half inch by 1 inch in size, and control line voltage to the compressor and blower motor, and give up quite often. Its probably the board if its a digital controlled board. If it has manual, turn to select, type knob, it will be in that fan section knob. Hope this helps!

Amana Heating &... | Answered on Mar 13, 2017

it should be above the burner on the outside of the heat exchanger square is shape

Amana Heating &... | Answered on Jan 23, 2017

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