Question about Ruud Handler Air Conditioner

1 Answer

Washer won't spin on its own

I have a whirlpool ultimate care II washer. It washes normally but won't spin on its own. It only gets spinning when I give the basket a manual twist with my hands.
What could the problem be and how can I fix it?
Thanks it advance for your advice.

Posted by on

  • bedardjp Mar 13, 2009

    The problem was the «brake» (clutch).

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 3,361 Answers

Replace the clutch.

Posted on Mar 12, 2009

  • steve
    steve Mar 13, 2009

    Glad you got it.

×

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My Haier washer can not rinse and spin


My Haier front loader can not spin out correctly it's to loud and shakes back and forwarder spinning out on the wrong load because the size load button is struck in side the machine and won't pull out.

Sep 29, 2013 | Haier Air Conditioners

1 Answer

My blower wheel-(drum) won't turn-I keep my unit clean,wash filter often. Makes a noise like it wants to turn--I tryed turning it by hand-but will only spin from my hand moving it. Unit is in my...


M's Roberta. it sounds as though the fan has burned out. it could be the capisitor though both these items will need to be done by a service person or someone with mechanical and electricl skills

Jul 23, 2011 | Emerson Quiet Kool 7LW72K Air Conditioner

1 Answer

My outside unit fan doesn't spin. i hear a clicking noise and a humming but the fan won't spin. i've tried to spin the fan and it spins freely by hand.


You may need a new start capacitor or fan motor.I would have the capacitor checked by a electrician and changed if needed. Good luck and thank you.

May 31, 2011 | Ruud UAMB Air Conditioner

1 Answer

Unit will only hum and won't start up on its own unless I spin the squirrel cage ( with unit off ) by hand. After spinning cage for varying amounts of time it will free up the resistance and I will turn...


Hi,
The motor needs the bearing oiled...to do this you will need to get a bottle of oil at your local HVAC supply house that has a long pull out spout on it... then place a few drops of oil on the shaft by the motor... if possible then tilt the unit so that the oil will run back the shaft and then get the motor to run... the oil will work its self into the bearing...this will lube the bearings and free them up... you will have to do this for both sides of the motor...
If the motor has little tubes sticking out also place a few drops of oil in each tube...

heatman101

Apr 23, 2011 | Whirlpool ACQ122XK Air Conditioner

1 Answer

My washing won;t agitate or spin, but it will fill with water then pump the water out


sounds like the drive motor is bad or a bearing is out on the drive motor. You could also check the drive belt for wear and slippage.

Dec 08, 2009 | Air Conditioners

1 Answer

Motor will not keep running after i help start it turning


Shut the power off to the unit, spin the fan blade to see if it spins freely. If it doesn't spin freely, (there appears to be a little drag when you spin it),the bearings are bad, if it does spin freely, then try moving the motor shaft from side to side if there’s any play in the shaft side to side then the bearings are worn and motor needs replaced. Then, check the capacitor, if it’s bulging even slightly, the capacitor is bad and needs replaced. Most of the time people replace the capacitor if motor seems ok. If capacitor is ok, turn power on to see if the motor is getting the proper voltage, if it is and not trying to run, then the windings are probably open, the motor's bad and needs replaced.

Aug 25, 2009 | Whirlpool ACQ158XP Wall/Window Air...

1 Answer

I have a Amana Prestige II model number RCC42AZE, First I noticed the air was not cold then when I looked at the air unit outside the fan was not running. What can I do without spending a fortune to get...


does the blade spin freely with the unit off, if not the may be oil ports on the top and bottom edges of the motor. will it spin with the unit trying to run, if it feels like it is magnetized you need a motor.

Aug 05, 2009 | Air Conditioners

2 Answers

Whirlpool portable AC, compressor works, but no exhaust fan


there are 3 possiblities 
  1. something obstructing the lower fan motor (or exhaust motor)
  2. bad fan capacitor
  3. or bad motor
to check any of these you will need to disassemble the unit to get to the blower. there are several screws located at various points on the plastic housing covering the unit. Once removed you should be able to check for motor obstructions visually. for checking the motor and capacitor you will need a volt/ohm meter and ideally a capacitor checker. you could try to spin start the motor while it is powered up this could be a possible sign of a bad capacitor if it will start when you do this or if the motor will spin freely while powered down and will not spin start when powered up. I know that is kind of confusing but its how they work. GO FIGURE.  thanks Peyton

Mar 15, 2009 | Whirlpool ACP102PS Portable Air...

1 Answer

Air conditioner motor


Your condenser fan costs less an $100 if you install it yourself. First with the system on and calling for cooling take a screw driver and spin the fan blade. If the fan comes on then it has a bad bearing, if it doesn't it's electrical. With power off remove the access panel and inspect the wiring etc.. Possible run capacitor.

Oct 01, 2008 | Whirlpool Air Conditioners

2 Answers

Fan or capacitor?


I would say the motor is bad but to be sure test the voltage to the motor with a multimeter, you can also phisically spin the motor and if that makes it work a little not as fast and blow enough air then you know its the motor this works if you dont have a multimeter.

Dec 09, 2007 | Whirlpool Electronic Window Air...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Air Conditioners Logo

Related Topics:

38 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ruud Air Conditioners Experts

Lawrence Oravetz

Level 3 Expert

7686 Answers

Stephen

Level 2 Expert

188 Answers

MightyMikeJr

Level 3 Expert

347 Answers

Are you a Ruud Air Conditioner Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...