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"compressor is tripping. un plug it.
let it cool and inspect the relay of the compressor. see if it is bad. if it is not then the comporessor is bad.

tnx 4 using fixya,

drcool"


Hi, thanks for the response but i do not know exactly what the relay is supposed to look like or how to see if it is bad, though I know where the compressor is. Care to elaborate?

Thankyou again!

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Te relay is located at the side of the compressor. it is covered in a plastic cover and the wires are attached to it.

if you can take a snap shot and post it here, i could help you check it. also if there is a capacitor near the compressor and the wires are attached to the relay also, then check the capacitor also. if you have a bad capacitor, the compressor would not start also.

tnx again for using fixya,

drcool

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