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The compressor in my central air unit does not kick on. Sometimes it will sometimes it won't. I really notice when it doesn't because of the scorching heat from outside. Basically when the air is off all night, which I don't run at night because it is to cool, but in the morning when the thermostat is set for it to come back on the compressor won't kick on for a couple of hours after if at all. Please help me figure this out. I'm pretty handy a do it yourself projects.

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  • Sissy91 Aug 18, 2008

    I think the internal thermal overload might be related to the fan or blower... Well that's working fine.. its just not cooling.The compressor which cools the air is the problem.I could be wrong. But I wanted to make sure you know the blower is working fine just no cold air. Like I said sometimes there is and sometimes there isn't.

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Sounds like you may be low on charge and going off on internal thermal over load.Just a guess though.

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