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Capacitor wiring; whirlpool air conditioner modei@ acm184xj1

5 wires for the capacitor where do they go; 1red 1yellow 3 whites ????

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Here is the standard connection of dual capacitor. Actually you can see the diagram on the unit but Im not familiar with the Intertherm model. What can I give to you is only the standard connection of dual capacitor.


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Purple should be on "C".
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Sorry if I am answering this 2x. If it is just A/C then the red and white probably go to the coil for the contactor that cuts on the fan and compressor. If it is a heat pump then they probably go to a circuit board. Red to R terminal and White to W1 terminal. Let me know what you find.

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remove all power and then take a pliers and carefully squeeze the clips a bit tighter so that they fit on the tabs hard...

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