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No cold air and motor works intermittingly.

I turn the unit on, set it cool and I hear the motor running but feel zero air-pressure coming out from vents. I then set it to fan and I get nothing, not even the motor or fan sound...no sound or air at all. I then set it back to cool and now I don't even hear the motor on this setting either. If I turn it off for a few minutes and turn it back on I get the same exact results in the same sequence. I haven't run the system for more than 3 minutes at a time so I can't believe it has had anytime to overheat.

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The fan motor is stuck take front cover off reach inside and turn fan by hand then try agin let me know

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