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I have two red wires coming out of my awf55ext tecumseh ac

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I have two red wires coming out of my awf55ext tecumseh ac compressor. What are they for?
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 3 months ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer.

Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 3 months ago.

Are they near the engine ? , -can you upland a picture of them

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
It not an engine john it a ac compressor
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 3 months ago.

Is it a electric air compressor

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
hvac compressor awf55ext tecumseh ac compressor
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 3 months ago.

Ok , they put this in the wrong catagory , it should be under hvac , let me notify a moderator

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Thanks
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 3 months ago.

Hello,

Those are for a heater option. If you hook those to power it warms the oil in the compressor if unit runs in cold weather.

Billy

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
unit should work with out them
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 3 months ago.

correct. They are an option....probably comes out at bottom as a pair...and then your normal hook ups are on the side?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Correct
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 3 months ago.

You can disregard those wires....they are there in case of low ambient use.

Just disregard.

Expert:  BillyHvac replied 3 months ago.

Just rate service to close question and I thank you.

Billy