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Starter overload switch

It looks like the relay switch that plugs into the compressor is burnt. does that mean the compressor is gone or does the relay overload switch has just went out??? Thanks for the advise

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  • fickelj Jun 02, 2009

    It has a capacitor, but it is not burnt, should I replace it too

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Relay is bad just replace it it is a safety to keep the compressor ok in the event of power surges or failures

Posted on Jun 02, 2009

  • Jeremy Reddick
    Jeremy Reddick Jun 02, 2009

    Yes replace both price is cheap enough

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