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Carrier fan coil model FB4ANM060 and Carrier condenser model 38ED-060-321. Fan in attic unit randomly turns off and then back on again during first 15 minutes of each cycle, while the outside compressor unit continues running normally, even if the fan remains off for a while.
My e-mail is niteowls@optonline.net
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P.S. Please ignore the incorrect model number I was forced to choose below in order to get this message to send properly.

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    I have the same problem on a Carrier Puron unit.

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Turn the power to the indoor unit off. Remove the cover where the fan is. Feel the motor of the fan. If it is very hot the bearings have likely gone out. If the fan is cool to the touch I would call a service company because you likely have an electrical problem that will require some training to solve.

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