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I am seeking further assistance per my recent air conditioner problem. See below. >Hello. The EE error indicates that the time >delay board {TDB} is faulty. IF you are >technically inclined you can go inside of your >unit and by pass the time delay board. This is >the quick fix and for the most part you will >won't miss it anyway. Other wise, at least now >when you call a repair shop you can get their >price upfront and shop around. > >IF you do want to fix it your self, here are >the steps: > >unplug the unit. turn off the thermostat. take >all three wires off the TDB. and take the board >right out. Next find the two wires low voltage >wires going into the unit and put one wire on >one side of the contactor and the other to the >other side of the contactor. Be sure the wire >connectors dont go to the high voltage sides of >the contactor. >Comments: >Oct 01, 2009 >- I looked through all of my manuals and I am >unable to come up with a schematic that would >assist you. I will continue to search and send >you one if I find one, in the meantime, knowing >what the issue is I also suggest that you >consider calling a few repair shops, tell them >what you know about the problem and ask them >for a firm estimate. I decided to do the repair myself. I opened up the unit, and found the time delay board. But, I found four wires connected to the board (red, white, black and blue), not three. I assume that I should just cut each of these four wires to disconnect them from the board, then remove the board, and then connect two of the four wires to the contactor (relay)and apply electrical tape to the ends of the remaining two wires. Which of these four wires are the low voltage wires to connect to the contactor? How can I tell which side of the contactor is the low-voltage side? Thank you.

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Firstly the wires meant for low voltage side should be considerably thinner in comparison to the high voltage one and much stiffer too. If you can still power up, then those carrying higher voltage would make the tester glow by just holding the tester close but not touching the tester starts glowing. Generally the ground wiring is black and one which is known as the live is blue. Before cutting them I would suggest that you let the power in, but do not operate any controls. The tester that I mentioned before, the tester will help you differentiate the high & low voltage lines. Then when working ensure that the plug has been removed from the socket...........sodeep

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