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Have whirlpool air cond model ACQ122XK1. Ran diagnostic as

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Have whirlpool air cond model ACQ122XK1. Ran diagnostic as printed on inside of cabinet. compressor did not come on when that step was reached. Is the control board haywire?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Billy replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
either there is an open safety in the compressor control circuit, bad board, bad start capacitor or bad compressor.
It will take troubleshooting the control circuit, checking microfarads of capacitor and ohming the compressor windings.
Can you perform these troubleshooting tasks?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can take nuts and bolts off and identify parts. I'm not much of an electrician
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It ran well has had very little use. just stopped cooling
Expert:  Billy replied 1 year ago.
The easiest items are to clean coils and make sure fans rotate...after that we would need data on electrical values....as you see these are not simple straight forward units.
I am afraid to progress would require volt and microfarad information
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you. I'll have a repair guy look at it
Expert:  Billy replied 1 year ago.
I wish you the best.
Happy fourth
Billy

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