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If the fans are running but no compressor most likely it will be the start device located on the side of the compressor.unplug the machine,pull it out away from the wall and remove the bottom back panel,you'll need a screw driver or needlenose plyers,remove the metal clip on the cover and slide off the cover,now grab the device and pull it off of the compressor,there are three pins that the device slides onto on the side of compressor,when you have the device off of the compressor just shake it,if you hear pieces rattling around the device is cooked,this is the easiest way to check it,if you have a meter read it out.next time you write send the model number so whoever is going to help you can help you better,different models have different parts in them so this helps alot

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