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I have a floor fan with a bad capacitor. its a 1.5uF +-5% 450V. can i replace capacitor with a 33 uF 250 ~ 275 V capacitor ? or with some other one that i got ?

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No, the capacity is way too high.... get a capacitor of at least 1,5 uF or up to max 4 uF if you happen to have one lying around

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No,
You will need to have one with the same voltage...450V and it will need to be a 1.5 or 2 uF for it to work...

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Posted on Oct 23, 2010

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