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Phil, Mechanical Engineer
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Experience:  Retired HVAC/ Electrical & Boiler contractor. Industrial
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Customer: The motor in my air handler started running very slowly. I swapped a replacement motor and capacitor in, but it still runs very slow. Is the problem the electronic control module? Thanks.
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Customer: Air handler running very slowly. Swapped in new motor and capacitor, but still running very slowly.
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Customer: It's a Luxaire air handler.
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Airheatman replied 5 months ago.
Can you provide model on the air handler? And is motor visibly turning slowly or just not moving as much air as it should?
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
The model is MA16CN21H. The motor is definitely turning slowly and moving very little air. Thanks!
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I figured it out. I had the new motor running the wrong way.
Expert:  Airheatman replied 5 months ago.
Ahh.Glad you got it figured out.

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