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Both inside and outside units did not come on in cool mode

Both the inside and outside units did not come on. But after disconnecting the thermostat and reconnecting it both units came on and blew cool air. Is this indicative of a major problem or is it possible to reset a thermostat (maybe a power surge tripped it???)

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Hi there,
thermostat located on your evaporator is adevice where in if temperature set up is acquired the power source will cut off until on specific time that when small heat absorbed thermostat will activate again or this auto activated.meaning there is a differtianl temperature acquited to run this device.this depent how you set up your temperature setting.the over load protection device located mostly on control panel is one tripping off.this is the device you have to reset in order to run the unit again if malfunction., if short circuited or highr current occured on compressor this device protect your motor to burn it will trip off your unit.several factors you can consider in tripping unit,fan motor not running,dirty evaporator and condenser,loosen wiring connection and faulty wiring.sometimes circuit on panel board are envaded by insect mostly ants they need heat for there egg to hatch, they davastated the circuit.check on this.have a nice day don't forgert to rate me thank's.

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