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My A. O. condenser fan model F48P99A76 is not running. Is

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My A. O. Smith condenser fan model F48P99A76 is not running. Is there a reset switch I can try before buying a new motor?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

hello,

there is not a reset button for the motor. With power to the fan...have you spun the blades manually to see if it starts?

This will test whether capacitor or motor

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Still won't run.
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

Thank you,

Then you have a defective motor. If the capacitor were bad the unit would start with an assist. But since it doesnt, you have a motor that needs replaced.

Billy

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks. Guess I'll have to get a new motor.
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

I still show question on active list. If all set please rate service so I can move from active status.

Thank you,

Billy

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