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Condensor overheated a piece of styrofoam got cought in the fan motor and it stopped the blades from spinning. I cleared it, but the condensoer is hot to the touch. Is there a reset or something?

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The reset should be automatic. If the fan is running now everything should return to normal after the fan cools it down.

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