ac window unit problems ( Samsung AW18EC87 220 unit)


Old 07-16-16, 03:30 PM
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ac window unit problems ( Samsung AW18EC87 220 unit)

i turn the unit on and fan will run for 10-20 minutes the stops and unit is still on while it is running you can hear the compressor click but not come on would it be the capacitor o something else i have to unplug the window unit and let it set for a couple of hours before i can even get the fan to come one again i need help dont have money for a new unit and i have 2 yr old twins. ------ capacitor is 440 vac 40/6 microfarads.
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Old 07-17-16, 12:41 AM
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It's either the capacitor or the motor. The capacitor is the least expensive place to start in the diagnosis.
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