Question about Goodman CLQ36AR49 Air Conditioner
It is possible that your fan motor is burnt up, but I would say about 75% of the time, its the capacitor. The capacitor is the round or oval component that is inside the electrical compartment. To check this visually, if its bubbled up at the top then its bad, if there are no signs visually, then you will need a multi-meter to check the mfds on the cap. If you have one that is available, set it to the mfd setting, pull the wires off of the capacitor, place your leads to two of the terminals, and read what your meter says. Compare it to the rating on the side of your capacitor. It should say something like 25mfd or 25/5%. They vary in sizes. If it's below 5 mfds than what its rated, it needs to be replaced. You can pick these up at a local A/C supply house without being licensed. You will need the information from the old one including the voltage. Best bet is to bring it with you though. The best way to check the fan motor is to try and turn the blades, if there is any resistance, than it needs to be replaced, but there are times when the motor can turn freely and still be burnt up. Just a few things to try out anyways. Make sure you disconnect all the electrical before doing any trouble-shooting and the capacitor stores electricity so ground out all the terminals on the capacitor as soon as possible. Hope this helps and good luck!
Posted on Aug 04, 2010
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Oct 11, 2013 | Refrigerators
Sep 28, 2013 | Scotsman Ice Maker CM3 30inW Cubed Ice...
Dec 13, 2011 | Maytag MZD2766GES Side by Side...
Sep 06, 2011 | Paasche 1/8 HP Diaphragm Compressor
Aug 03, 2010 | Goodman CLQ36AR49 Air Conditioner
Aug 15, 2009 | Heating & Cooling
Jun 13, 2009 | Goodman CKL24AR24 Air Conditioner
Jun 12, 2009 | Honeywell Programmable Thermostat Heater
Nov 11, 2008 | Heating & Cooling
65 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: