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Every time the compressor comes on something starts to rattle loudly in the housing. I can stop the rattle by pressing down on the sleeve but this is not a practical solution. Any suggestions?

Every time the compressor comes on, something starts rattling loudly in the housing. I can stop the rattle by pressing down on the top of the sleeve but I don't want to stand there holding my air conditioner all day. Any suggestions?

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Something is obviously loose. It may be the fan. See this diagnostic article on this topic:
http://yourhandymanzone.com/Your_Handyman_Zone_How_To_Pages_Home_Improvement_Zone_Cooling_Ventilation_Systems_Central_Air_Conditioning_Making_Rattling_Sound.htm

Hope this helps.
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