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RUUD OUTSIDE UNIT

When I turn my unit on inside...the fan outside does not turn.....single female need help. what is it?

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  • nelson03 Jun 11, 2008

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Condenser fan motors not working properly after sitting idle for several months is a very common failure. moisture collects and causes rust, bearing freeze and so on. Often simply using a tool of some kind to spin the blade slightly is enough to break the motor free and allow it to start, however, this seldom resolves the problem completely. The motor needs to be oiled and the capacitor checked and replaced if needed. In my opinion it is better to just replace the motor with a sealed outdoor rated motor with the appropriate rain guards rather than waste time on a questionable one Be sure to have the unit serviced every spring so your not caught of guard when all the techs are busy.I hope this helps GL!

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I agree!

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