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10-14-16, 04:14 PM
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Posted By Jason Baker

Just for anyone that might have found this post...

Just for anyone that might have found this post while researching a similar issue, it turns out the TXV on my system was bad. I had that replaced this year and that seemed to fix the issue with the...
08-25-15, 03:15 PM
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Posted By Jason Baker

I'm going to play it safe and call the company...

I'm going to play it safe and call the company that did my installation and repairs and see if that will void the warranty. If I'm entitled to any warranty replacement parts, I'd rather not risk...
08-24-15, 06:31 PM
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Posted By Jason Baker

Thanks Bob! I'm not familiar with reading wiring...

Thanks Bob! I'm not familiar with reading wiring diagrams like that, so I wasn't sure what all was in the condensor. I'll see what I can do with testing the pressure switches on my own. It's been...
08-24-15, 04:09 PM
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Views: 3,262
Posted By Jason Baker

Hi Bob, Here are a few more pictures. The...

Hi Bob,

Here are a few more pictures. The contacter photo might be a little confusing since there are a few wires there. I tried to add some notes, but the annotation software on my machine is...
08-23-15, 06:34 PM
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Posted By Jason Baker

Bob, thanks for the detailed explanation! Since...

Bob, thanks for the detailed explanation! Since I'm not 100% sure what I am looking at, I will take some photos of the inside of the unit and post links to them here. I'll annotate them to help...
08-23-15, 09:52 AM
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Posted By Jason Baker

It looks like the bulletin board shrinks the...

It looks like the bulletin board shrinks the images when you upload them. Here is a direct link to the original photo I took if you want to take another look. You should be able to see more detail.
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08-23-15, 08:24 AM
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Views: 3,262
Posted By Jason Baker

The unit has a high and low pressure switch as...

The unit has a high and low pressure switch as far as I can tell. They look like they are soldered to the high and low pressure lines. I attached a photo of the wiring diagram on the inside of the...
08-22-15, 06:40 PM
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Views: 3,262
Posted By Jason Baker

I got home from dinner tonight and the condenser...

I got home from dinner tonight and the condenser was off while the blower in the house was running. I did a reading at the wire nuts and it showed 24v. It was 0 at the contacter.

Is there...
08-21-15, 06:37 PM
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Views: 3,262
Posted By Jason Baker

I figured they were both supposed to be on at the...

I figured they were both supposed to be on at the same time, I just wanted to confirm.

I'll check at the wire nuts the next time it acts up. I saw where that hooked up to the brown wire from the...
08-21-15, 05:11 PM
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Views: 3,262
Posted By Jason Baker

The issue with the condensor turning off while...

The issue with the condensor turning off while the blower in the house stayed on happened again.

I checked the 24V lines by placing the probes of the multimeter on both sides of the contacter. I...
08-20-15, 02:44 PM
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Views: 3,262
Posted By Jason Baker

@Bob14525, Thanks for the tip. I just picked up...

@Bob14525, Thanks for the tip. I just picked up the multimeter. It's a Klein Tools MM100. I hope that is a decent multimeter. If this is not adequate to test this let me know before I open the...
08-20-15, 03:34 AM
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Posted By Jason Baker

One more update. After noticing that my condenser...

One more update. After noticing that my condenser was not running this morning. I turned the AC off and back on. The condenser didn't even try to turn on. This has happened in the past. Usually, just...
08-20-15, 03:21 AM
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Views: 3,262
Posted By Jason Baker

@PJMax, thanks for wading through my post and...

@PJMax, thanks for wading through my post and responding! I've been concerned about the compressor killing itself from the constant cycling also. It doesn't cycle on and off every time the system...
08-19-15, 07:02 PM
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Views: 3,262
Posted By Jason Baker

Thanks for the quick response! I don't know...

Thanks for the quick response!

I don't know if I even have a secondary pan. There is single PVC drain line that comes from the box that holds the evaporator and nothing else. I opened up the box...
08-19-15, 06:23 PM
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Views: 3,262
Posted By Jason Baker

AC condenser turning on and off at random while the blower in the house stays on

Hi Everyone,

I have been having an issue with my central air conditioning system for the last couple of summers and haven't been able to track down the issue. I'll give you the back story as...
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