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My outdoors ac unit fan blades won't turn without me helping it, with a stick. The unit does have power. You can hear it working. Also, I replaced the motor and blades and capacitor and contractor all 2 years ago. They still look in great shape now.

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Sorry to say but it sounds like you have a bad run capictor.

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