Question about Coleman Powermate 27 Gallon Air Compressor
To be sure you don't get 'bit' by the capacitor, remove the power from the circuit and expose the capacitor (s) connections then short across them with an insulated screwdriver to ensure that they are discharged. Some electrical 'purists' that know all there is to know about electricity say you should NEVER short a capacitor....but that's a bunch of baloney. Who cares if you shorten its life expectancy a little bit. Its better than shocking the fire outta yourself. Some capacitors leak down quite quickly but you never know for sure without shorting across the terminals.
The accepted norm on capacitor start motors is to use a capacitor with NO MORE than 10% variance above or below the original capacitors rating. Try wwwgraingers.com for replacement capacitors or ereplacements.com as another choice. Or possibly McMaster-Carr.
Posted on Apr 08, 2015
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
May 23, 2011 | Coleman Powermate 02 - Gallon Air...
Dec 07, 2010 | Coleman Powermate Powermate 5000W...
Aug 23, 2010 | Coleman Powermate 60 Gallon Air Compressor
Jul 20, 2010 | Coleman Powermate 11 Gallon Air Compressor
Feb 02, 2010 | Coleman Powermate 60 Gallon Air Compressor
Jan 26, 2010 | Coleman Powermate 11 Gallon Air Compressor
Jun 29, 2009 | Coleman Powermate 60 Gallon Air Compressor
Jun 04, 2009 | Coleman Powermate 27 Gallon Air Compressor
219 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: