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The fan motor doesn't come on with the central air nor if I switch the fan switch to "ON". But the fan motor comes on if I switch to heating.

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This is an either - or.. thermostat or bad green wire . To find out ,go to the unit where the thermostat wires are, or the terminals strip ,and connect the red wire from the unit to the green. Or connect a jumper wire straight to the red to green terminal strip. and it should start. If does then the problem is the thermostat or the green wire so go from there!

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