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How to test capacitor

I was reading that to use a Audible Ohmeter to a Capacitor on a fan motor. I have a regular Ohmeter can I use it and how?

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Watch out for those caps.you use the ohms setting ,may have to go to higher setting in ohms,but take your probes place on cap terms.the cap will read closed for a few seconds then go open,then reverse the probes and do again same result.if only open then may be bad,if your meters reading fine.i have only ever used a regular meter in all the years gone by.God bless,tom

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