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My compressor contactor will not pull in when thermostat

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my compressor contactor will not pull in when thermostat calls for cooling. I can manually energize the contactor and the compressor / fan start / run ok. We had an area power outage the other night ,unit was on ,in the morning the unit wouldn't start. Any thoughts would be appreciated.
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 6 months ago.

Hello,

My name is Billy.

When you turn the system to ac...does the indoor blower kick on?