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Turned out ac unit for the first time the outisde fan isnt working

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Hello, most likey it is a bad capacitor, if you can spin tje fan by hand and it starts running it is a bad capacitor. If it does not get going by spinning it by hand than it is a bad motor.

Posted on May 27, 2011

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  • Robert May 29, 2011

    Turn off power to unit, open up tne panel on tne ac where thebwires enter. There should be a oval or round looking can, take off the wires and take a screwdriver with a insulated handle and discharge the capacitor by placing it across the terminals. And the simply replace with a new one. You can buy a cap at any heating and cooling store



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