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[DPRG] A/C currently offline

Subject: [DPRG] A/C currently offline
From: Robert Graham rgraham at gmail.com
Date: Tue Jul 10 17:54:34 CDT 2012

Most likely the blower motor has a bad starting capacitor.

On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 5:37 PM, Gus Reiter <scorpiogustx at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Hey all, it is a bit toasty in here today.
>
> Forwarding announcement from Peter Smith of the Dallas Makerspace:
>
> Fyi, the A/C is currently offline at the space.  Thankfully today is a very
> moderate temperature day.
>
> I just visited and did a quick diagnosis on the problem.  It seems to me
> to be the classic blower motor non-start.  When the A/C is switched on
> you can hear the compression of the cooling line, so the compressor on
> the roof is working fine.  What isn't working is the interior blower
> motor.  The motor gives a very audible HUMM as it sits trying to spin up
> the blower.
>
> Is anyone (else) willing to assist with either further troubleshooting and/or
> finagling the blower start-up capacitor, blower motor, etc?  If not then
> we will schedule a professional A/C service.
>
> Thanks to Robert D., Paul B., and Edward K. .
>
> P
>
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