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Ac unit will not come on

I hit the outside thermostat wires while weedeating unit went off now it wont come on at all i spliced the wires back together like they were still wont come on

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Pull the fuse/breaker disconnect panel outside by unit and main breaker inside,remove compressor access panel,re-power unit trace your thermostat wires to the terminals by compressor and short the two term together and see if unit starts,sounds as though you broke wire in more than one place.good luck be careful doing this,its 240 volts at most compressors on a central A/C

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    daniel hendrickson Aug 02, 2009

    pull the fuse/breaker disconnect panel outside by unit and main breaker inside,remove compressor access panel,re-power unit trace your thermostat wires to the terminals by compressor and short the two term together and see if unit starts,sounds as though you broke wire in more than one place.good luck be careful doing this,its 240 volts at most compressors on a central A/C

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