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A/c on 3 ton 13 seer ruud heat pump not cooling

Turned on a/c has been running for about 4 hours but has not cooled the house-fan outside is not turning

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You have condenser issue. check at outside unit for 240 volts to contactor and 24 volts to contactor coil.

Posted on Aug 17, 2015

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SOURCE: ruud 12 seer heat pump not heating

It sounds like the unit is tripping off from high pressure. Check you filter and indoor coil. You may have low air flow inside that is causing the refrigerant pressure to be to high.

Posted on Mar 22, 2009

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SOURCE: The outside unit on our Ruud heat pump won't turn

first look for red button neer the copper line set if has one push it second inspect thermostat wires for weed eater damage check disconnect for fuses check breaker at main panel pull disconect and remove cover check stat wire connections look at the capacitor if swelled up on top bad if all look ok put disconect in using insulated object manually push in contactor if unit comes on check for 24 volt ac on yellow stat wire to common if none stat wire could be loose at indoor unit or stat bad hope this helps you

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SOURCE: Ruud Achiever 10 SEER outside fan doesn't come on; no cooling. I hear a buzzing sound (like a transformer) outside when A/C turned on inside.

The buzzing sounds like the fan trying to start. Try a new fan capacitor, or get a new fan

Posted on Aug 07, 2012

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