Condenser fan motor weeping oil


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Old 04-24-11, 07:41 PM
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Condenser fan motor weeping oil

Hello all,

During my ritualistic cleaning of the leaves from inside my condenser, I noticed that the fan motor has been weeping oil. It was enough that it came up and obscured the nameplate on the fan. Should I be concerned? Should I add oil?

Thanks for any replies,

Tank
 
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Old 04-25-11, 10:03 AM
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IF there are oil ports on the motor then add oil, if not, run it till it dies. Most motors seep a small amount of oil.
 
 

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