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Fan motor slow on a/c

The fan motor on my window air conditioner starts out at what seems to be about the right speed for high but varies and slows with time. It does not matter whether the compressor is running or not as whether the fan slows. The fan motor gets hot however the wires leading to the motor do not get warm. I have a new a/c unit, (3 month old). The fan stopped working today and there was a burnt smell so I stopped it. When I checked the motor it looked fine but it would not start. I helped it by turning the fan and it worked. Could it be the condenser going bad? and if so, what would be the reason?

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If it is making a continuous noise, and your air conditioner is still not cooling at all, there may be a serious problem with one or more of these areas:

  • Compressor
  • Condenser
  • Evaporator

  • OR

    This could the problem the with short circuit or defective component you need to check :
  • Compressor
  • Overload and/or relay
  • Thermostat (Open thermostat)
  • Burnt wiring
  • Bad selector switch
  • Capacitor

  • Good luck....

    Posted on Nov 11, 2008

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    MAY I HAVE THE MODEL AND NO MAKE OF THE AC

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    Your motor is bad it would be a good thing to invest in new motor or just get a new ac

    Posted on Nov 11, 2008

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