Having problems with your Air Conditioners ?

Fan Hello, my ac unit blower on the inside is working fine but, the outside fan isn't. i just bought a new relay switch due to that what it was a few years back. but, it's not working the outside fan. so, my question could it be another relay switch? or the compressor? Thanks

Answers :

Hi wild 36.
\015\012I think the problem may be a bad run capacitor. If the outside unit is humming with no action, that may be it.
\015\012This could also cause the outside unit circuit breaker to trip.

Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Air Conditioners
You need a second opinion or clarification ? ask it in the comment box OR you can Ask Your Own Question

Tips for a great answer:

  • Please provide as much detail as possible as this will allow our members to better understand and respond to your Comment
  • If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box
  • It's 100% free, no registration required

Suggested Questions/Answers :

It is recommended you read all this kind of situations

Fan Hello, my ac unit blower on the inside is working fine but, the outside fan isn't. i just bought a new relay switch due to that what it was a few years back. but, it's not working the outside fan. so, my question could it be another relay switch? or the compressor? Thanks

Hi wild 36.\015\012I think the problem may be a bad run capacitor. If the outside unit is humming with no action, that may be it.\015\012\015\012This could also cause the outside unit circuit breaker to trip.\015\012\015 ... Air Conditioners

Turned on the a/c for the first time this year and no fan. The compressor turns on but no fan. The fan works when turned to heat and t-stat cranked up. This is a BDP CO. 2085C02135. Is there a relay or limit switch that only works with cool?

Depending on the thermostat you have, there may be an issue there. Some stats have a subbase that controls the fan for AC. I would like to know the model of your stat ... Air Conditioners

When Unit is switched off . The outside part turns on = off as if working, I have just been up to check, found compressor is also runningas is fan motor. we just switched A/C back on to cool , all working OK. Could it be the Stat unit inside at fault.If so here are No.... Electra-teck 50-00402-C ..Stat3176955.065 ... 3107612.024 Duo-Therm, Domestic Thank you Terry Email . [email protected]

The easiest way to see if it is the thermostat is to write down what wire goes where and pull all the wires off. If it still does it, it's not the thermostat. If it stops, you'll need to get a new thermostat. Let me know what you find out. ... Dometic Rooftop RV Air Conditioner

Dometic rv aircon quick cool air compressor and fan work fine high and low, but if I just want to use just fan ,turn on fan switch no fan, could this have a relay on control bd . weird

My rv just has on our auto with fan it will cycle with the compressor in auto will run all the time in on as long as you are in cooling ... Dometic Rooftop RV Air Conditioner

My carrier 38ckc036350 is 6 years old. Today the compressor stopped working. The fan outside comes on and every few min i hear an electrical buzz like the compressor is trying to be energized. Are there any starter cylinoids or capacitors that could be suspect?? Im quite handy with most everything but never have taken apart and A/C unit, how about a schematic or troubleshooting guide?? Thanks

Hi!\012\012It sounds like the capacitor and/or compressor are quitting. Try getting a Start Capacitor of the same uF (I think 35 uF for Commpressor and 5 uF for fan motor) as the one you have, OR get a Start Kit from any AC parts shop f ... Carrier 38CKC036 Air Conditioner

Compressor does not run. On turning the AC on, the compressor does not run. The blower fan does though. Checking the relay panel, the relay for the compressor does not engerize. a temporary solution is to put a switch across the contacts the compressor on and then the thermostate is set so that the AC should work, the fan comes on and the unit works as usual. The only exception is that the temperature must be controlled manually.

Hi, if you are energizing the contacts on the contactor, and the compressor runs, the thermostat is faulty. This is what energizes the contactor coil that you have. You need to check to see if you have voltage to the coil on the contactor. You need t ... Coleman Mach 15 Air Conditioner

I don't know what model my fan is, but it's only 3 years old and suddenly two days ago the light and fan quit working. We replaced the light switch on the wall-nothing. Took apart whatwe could of the fan to look at the wiring-all intact. We then replaced the battery in the remote and it instantly worked fine again. After putting it all back together it stayed lit with the fan working for about two hours at which time I turned it off using the wall switch. I immediately tried turning it back on a

That may be, because you were using the Remote Control to operate it, but then turned off the wall switch instead of turning it off using the Remote Control.Turn the wall switch back On and try to get the Remote Control to take back over ... Hampton Bay Air Conditioners

My Goodman air handler RELAY, ELECTRONIC BLOWER TIME DELAY makes a clicking noise 4 or 5 five cycles (about 10+ Sec delay ) before the squirrel cage fan will come/stay on. I have reset the unit by switch it off for 5 minutes then back on and it worked for a week but now it makes the outside compressor go on and off the same number of cycles before it comes on. Do I need a new board or can the capacitor cause this problem? Help it's hot in Phoenix!

When this happens turn off power and feel motor if hot capicitor i dont think this board cost much but if it does you can get a fan sequenseing stack switch to repace the board with ... Air Conditioners

Problem I turned on my air conditioner this spring. I turned the switch to cool on and the air conditioner fan not going. I took cover off and got new capacitator didn't work. I took fan motor into electric shop and checked out fine. When I turn switch on the contact switch engages and there is a humming noise. But the fan does not work. the compressor doesn't start up. The model is at least 10 years old. How do we tell what the SER rating is?

Hi,\015\012There are two things to check....\015\012\015\012Do you have power coming into the contactor???\015\012\015\012Do you have power coming out of the contactor???\015\012\015\012If you have power goin ... Air Conditioners

I have the Nano Max cfi 14000e. Worked good for 5 years 3 months. When turned on seems as if compressor comes in, fan goes high and compressor kicking out and fan back to low. No signs of any fluid leaks, is this a staarter relay type problem, bad compressor.

... Amcor 14000 Portable Air Conditioner

My fan on my heat pump turns off every time the compressor turns on. What could cause this. Could it be a faulty reversing valve? Fan relays? Bad thermostat? I am out of ideas and nothing has worked yet.

... Amana PTH123B35AE Air Conditioner

Outside compressor and fan motor working properly also airhandler fan motor working but wont cool below 78 and the inlet lines (the small ones ) are freezing slightly on the airhandler coil but the rest of the coil isn't cold inlet side of coil is not obstructed what could be the cooling problem

Check your refrigerant pressures at the outside unit. Should be approximately 68 low side and 225 high side. You may have a small leak in the refrigerant system. ... Goodman CKL60AR60 Air Conditioner

Hi have central air . Unit working ok but noticed not blowing cold air . The fan outside is working , Unit comes on . Could it be feron . unit it about 7 years old . Purchase house about 4 years ago

You need to have a pressure gauge the reads for R-22. (Freon) It sounds like the system might have a leak. Look for a wet place any place on the units pipe system. It has a little oil in with the freon that is forced out of any leak. If you see a wet ... Air Conditioners

Amana PTAC Unit is not producing heat. Fan works fine. can not locate manual reset for heat although a label on the unit says there is one. I have an Amana pth153b35ae ptac unit that the heat will not come on. The compressor will run in the cooling mode but not in heat mode. I verified the switching valve is working and the capacitor seems to be fine as the compressor will run in cooling mode. The thermostats seem to be functional because relays can be heard clearly when changing temperature se

I know this is late but I had to add a solution to this problem since I had the exact same problem and was able to solve it. The probelm is not your control board. On these units, the heat pump compressor will not kick in unless the temperature you ... Amana PTH123B25AJ Heat Pump Air Conditioner

I have a Duo-Therm Penguin model#610115405 that cools and the fan changes speed(slower) when the room gets cooled and the compressor kicks out, but the fan will not shut down.I have the same unit fwd in my RV that works fine. I tried switching the thermostat,ptcr relay and the capacitor that is below the ptcr. Any other suggestions ? Dont see anything that else that I can easily switch to check.Still not shutting down?

Hi,\015\012the relay that is suppling the power to the fan is welded shut and is not opening. This often happens with relays, the contacts get pitted and then they heat up and weld fast. The relays that run the fan faster and slower are still w ... Dometic Rooftop RV Air Conditioner

We have an Encon Corinthian 3 speed ceiling fan with triple light. The switch for the fan no longer changes the speed. Is it possible to get another switch and how much would it cost? We tried to get one locally but could not get it to work. We were told to contact the manufacturer. Thank you for your consideration. Carol


Sometimes, when the inside blower shuts down, the outside compressor and fan motor continue to run for some time. Other times, when the inside fan motor is running, the outside fan and compressor motors are not ... if I press the outside reset button, it starts up When both inside fan motor and outside fan and compressor motors are running, it works fine ... warm air blows out of registers. Other than that problem, both units work great!

Sounds like you have a dirty condenser. You are going to need to disconnect the power at the outside unit on the wall by pulling the fuse block out. Take a good look at the louvered covers that are attached to the outside of the unit. Remove the scr ... Ruud UAKA060 Air Conditioner

Intertherm Air Conditioner S3BA-042KA compressor and fan not working (has power)

It sounds like that unit is connected to a "power saving load \012controller" device from the power company. The power company can turn \012your unit on & off with a radio signal. If you manually activated \012contactor and unit ran. I would bet ... Intertherm Air Conditioners

The outside blower fan stopped working.... i diagnosed it was bad bc i had voltage right to the fan and nothing.... i am however able to use direct electricity from wall plug and the capacitor to get it to run but it runs very how...100deg C... and smells awefull... so i rewired it back into sequence with the relay on the main board and again i have voltage when the compressor kicks on ..... but no fan movement... also i have no voltage when checking power leg to neutral leg.... but power to gro

... Haier CPN12XH9 Portable Air Conditioner

I have a ducted sanyo split system. The model number is SPW-C361GH5TU. The unit in the ceiling stopped working about 4 weeks ago. The outside compressor would start up but stop after a short period of time. I managed to get a technician to work on the unit. He said it was the PC board. It took two weeks to get the part but when it was fitted, the unit still didn't work and the technician told me the problem was with the fan motor. Another two weeks have elapsed, and he now tells me it will take

You can order the part from link below.:--\015\012they provide quick deliveries:--\015\012http://www.jpcparts.com/103-546-8441.html\015\012\015\012you can p ... Sanyo Split System Air Conditioner

I have a Hampton Bay window unit model # HBD240A. The unit is about 15 years old and has been in storage for awhile. The fan works but compressor does not stay on. It kicks on every once in awhile then shuts off again and only the fan is running. Needless to say it's not blowing cold air. What could be the cause and is it fixable?

... Air Conditioners

I have a goodman gsc13 ac unit about 4 year old. When the temp gets around 90 or above outside the fan on the unit starts but the compressor does not. I had service check it out but that day they were here it was in the 80's and it worked fine. I replace the thermostat to make sure that wasn't the problem. Interesting if I turn the unit off at the thermostat and wait 15 minutes and turn it back on it will run fine. But the next time it tries to turn on automaitcally it will just be the fan o

The hum you hear is the 24v transformer which is powered form the air handler inside have you tried a hard start kit or had cap checked ... Air Conditioners

I have 2 duo therm brisk air 13.5 a/c units, the fan works but as soon as I switch to cooling it trips the 20 amp breaker, breaker is good, compressor tries to start but no go. I isolated the power and wired a/c to a new breaker,(20 amp), Is the compressor doomed or could it be something easy!!!??? ( wishful thinking)

Wow first off how far of an wire run is it and what size wire did you use keep me in formed and we can get it working ... Dometic Rooftop RV Air Conditioner

I have a Carrier Synergy 2000 38tda048300 4 ton/2 ton unit it is a 2 speed unit. It is 8 and a half years old. The unit keeps running on the inside but the fan stops and the outside unit stops. Seems to be the same time daily. AC man came and said it was the compressor. We got a new compressor. The very next day it did the same thing. The only way to make it start again is to flip the switch leave it off for 15 or so min and restart. This was exactly what happened prior to replacing the

... Carrier Air Conditioners

Had a Goodman heating unit installed in Oct. 2009. Recently tried to turn ac on .but no action. Installer returned and hooked up some wiring which got fan working but no cold air. The outside compressor worked only when I manually closed the relay. What cculd be the problem.?

It sounds like the outside condenser wires are still not hooked up correctly or there is a problem with the 24v electrical inside the unit. Describing what you have, I'm just banking on the connections. Now, if you have a heat pump system, there will ... GE AJCQ08ACB Air Conditioner

A detailed question is important to get you a relevant answers

  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
all rights reserved to the respective owners || ad-trader.net || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.1332 seconds