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I have a Goodman GSC13 and the fan stays on but the

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I have a Goodman GSC13 and the fan stays on but the compressor does not come on. you can here a humming noise for about a second that comes on and off as though the compressor is trying to come on
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 1 year ago.

You likely have a bad capacitor on the unit. You should check the capacitor to see if it is bad and replace it if it is. It is on the outside unit and will look something like this.

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