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Amana AAC081STA Air Conditioner

It displays a backwards 3 followed by a 0, otherwise no lights are on and it won't turn on at all.

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  • choim Jan 29, 2008

    The dog chewed off the sensor clipped to the radiator-vanes that has 2 thin wires and plugs into the board. Perhaps the unit self-tests upon replugging into electricity and won't operate until that problem is addressed? It was unplugged during renovation after a fire 15 feet from the unit. The dog chewed the cord in half and I wire-nutted it back together. The small fuse in the board tests good (120 volts flowing.) The electrical receptacle measures full 240 volts.



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That's an E0 code, and it means the main circuit board is fried.

Posted on Jan 29, 2008

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    Andrew Boulware Jan 29, 2008

    If there are no capacitors popped or resistors or traces burned on the board then a new sensor is probably all it calls for. Always go with the most obvious problem first, most of the time it's the fix. If you're U.S. or Canadian based, then Century or Wilmar maintainence supply will be able to help you find the part. If not, I don't know, you'll just have to do a little digging for a supplier.



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