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I had that "liquid slugging" problem going on about two months ago, when the sequencer did not turn the fan on, but the compressor was running anyway.  It ran afor a few days like this before I discovered it.
Now I have the opposite problem- the fan works but the compressor tries t start... i guess it's every 60 seconds or so, but regardless, the compressor unit outside buzzes like it is trying to start, then nothing.
Is the whole comressor unit shot?

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Maybe,maybe not.Disconnect the power to the unit.Have a tech check the capacitor.

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