central air not blowing cold air

Old 07-22-09, 06:06 PM
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central air not blowing cold air

my central air is not blowing cold air out the returns. the blower and fan are working as is the thermostat.when i went to the basement i noticed ice on two of the lines with some condensation on the outside of the units panel. any tips or do i need to call hvac?
Old 07-22-09, 06:39 PM
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How are your filters? If they are ok, the ice is probably from a freon leak or really dirty indoor coil. Shut it down and thaw it out [switch the indoor fan to on so he indoor air flow speeds up the process].
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ac motor or capacitor?

my unit is 5 years old the outside unit motor acts like it wants to kick on but the blades do not start on their own I have to give then a little push the they start.the vents inside the house do blow air but not cool air to cool the house I have it set at 70f and actual temperature reading is 82f?please give me some advice.thank you in advance!
Old 08-21-09, 12:22 PM
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"norma" your question has been answerd by two people in two differant threads

replace the capacitor

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