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Amana central air conditioner unit rce60a2a.fan not spinning.thermostat fine and breakers on.buzzing noise on outside unit.any reset buttons or any advice?thanks, ryan

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I would say the Capacitor outside has failed and the bussizng would be the contactor trying to start the unit. If you are able to pull the capacitor and go pick one up at an electric motor place then that would be the cheapest way and they could test it first

Posted on Aug 21, 2010

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