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Compressor doesnt run

No power to compressor

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  • steve burgunder Aug 08, 2008

    The defrost is not on. Does the mother board control everything? Are there any other temp. sensors that would stop the compressor from comming on?

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Could be the the defrost timer/control board stuck in defrost.

Posted on Aug 08, 2008

  • Mike Durland
    Mike Durland Aug 08, 2008

    the start switch on the side of the compressor is usually the problem, but since you said there is no power going to the compressor then it could only be the defrost timer/control board or the thermostat.


    • if the fans are running, then I would double check the lines going to the compressor for power, I know you checked them already but just in case.

    • if there is power going to the compressor and it wont start then it is the start switch on the side of the compressor.

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