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What wire do I hook up I have a green to go to ground and then a white and black, does the white go to L1 or L2

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    David Spradling Apr 16, 2016

    see wiring on side of motor if wiring 120 volt change brown and white per schematic then L1 black and L2 white green case or ground

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Thank you for posting your question here on Fixya.com.

It doesn't matter which line connects to which line terminal. Put white and black on L1 and L2, It won't matter which one is on either terminal. Green of course goes to the ground screw.

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John

Posted on Aug 17, 2010

  • Patrick Pedro
    Patrick Pedro Feb 06, 2014

    I've searched the net for this info for over a week. I finally found this answer. Hooked up my motor and it ran beautifully. Thanks John.

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