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The start capacitor in my Coleman airconditioner is blown it is 88-108 Mfd - 250 Volt. I hjave a new capacitor but don't know the value of the discharge resistor across it. Can you help me?

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  • Geoffrey Tothill Aug 01, 2010

    Excellent, thank you. That agrees with the color code as I remember it. I lost the original resistor but had read the color code before and wasn't sure if I remembered it correctly. Thank you veru much Daniel



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You'll need to use a 15K ohm ±20% 2-Watt resistor with 88-108 MFD 250 volt capacitor on Coleman Airconditioner. The previous discharge resistor can also be used fir reconfirming the value. If the previous resistor is still with you then please tell me the color coding on that resistor.

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