GE ECM Motor & ECM module cross reference

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Old 07-02-12, 09:52 AM
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GE ECM Motor & ECM module cross reference

Hi All;

Is there a cross reference to replace the referenced motor and ECM? My ECM went bad from a power surge and although It sounds like I could repair it, the motor is 15years old and I think it would be wise to replace both units.

There are a lot of units available online that state an interchange number but how do you find the interchange number?

GE 5SME39HL0012 120/240 VOLT 1/2 Hp 1050 rpm 6.4/4.3 amps

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Wayneb
 
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Old 07-02-12, 10:33 AM
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The module is specifically programmed for your furnace.

The new module/motor must be obtained from the oem.
 
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Old 07-02-12, 11:13 AM
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No A/C Pro...but for the $10 in parts to maybe repair the module (assuming it might be the thermistors blown at the end of the motor)....vs the $400-600 for a new one.....are you sure you don't want to try a repair?

Now...if the ECM is some separate component that I'm not aware of...different story.

Might want to read these threads....
http://www.doityourself.com/forum/ai...ecm-motor.html

Here's the original repair thread that has been mentioned in other posts.....

http://www.doityourself.com/forum/ai...ble-motor.html
 
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Hi All;
I would atempt the repair but, the motor is 15 years old and probably due for replacement. Also, I don't see any signs of scorching or damage to the ecm module.

Waynebh
 
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Old 07-02-12, 06:35 PM
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the motors hardly ever fail it is all most always the module.
 
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