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gphilemon
Jun 18, 2010, 12:21 AM
Condenser fan motor not spining, fan blades move easily, contacts pull in and there is a humming, compressor starts heating up, is it the capacitor? Rheem residential unit

hvac1000
Jun 18, 2010, 04:40 AM
condenser fan motor not spining, fan blades move easily, contacts pull in and there is a humming, compressor starts heating up, is it the capacitor? rheem residential unit

The capacitor would be the cheapest item to replace first since most people do not have a quality capacitor tester.