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Hey, I have a goodman cple30-1 that won't "kick on" it just lightly buzzes when the fan should start moving The inside fan works fine just no cold air.. thanks Im trying to save the $150 house call

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  • slaker Jul 18, 2009

    I checked all the fuses none have been tripped. the outside unit fan doesnt come on but when it should, it emitts a buzzing sound for about 1 second. it sounds like the power is there the fan just won't turn over
    Thanks
    Ron

  • slaker Jul 19, 2009

    Thank you
    Ron

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What exactly is buzzing? is the compressor running without the fan? It may be the contactor buzzing and if nothing is running this may indicate that the breaker is tripped as the control voltage may be coming from the indoor unit. Let me know what you find out
seth

Posted on Jul 18, 2009

  • seth veloso Jul 19, 2009

    sorry so long to get back, did not know you responded. Your fan motor needs to be replaced, the bearings are probably tight, can be checked by trying to spin by hand with power off

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