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RUUD AIR CONDITIONER WHAT TON IS THIS UNIT THE COMPRESSOR WENT OUT AND I FOUND A 3 TON COMPRESSOR BUT NOT SURE IF IT WILL WORK FOR MY UNIT?

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Hi,
Look in the model number for a pair of numbers like 18, 24, 36, 48 ,60... these are the btu output of the unit... then divide that number by 12 to get the tonnage of the unit... for that compressor to work for you the unit should have a "36" in the model number...

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Posted on Aug 23, 2010

  • rclark228 Aug 23, 2010

    Thank you so much for the information, my model number has a 48 so it's a 4 ton :(

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