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After a power outage the air conditioner temperature setting

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After a power outage the air conditioner temperature setting and on switch are blinking but it won't turn on. I tried unplugging it and I reset the circuit breaker
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Phil replied 1 month ago.

Hello. the odds are in the 98% range that an electrical surge (spike) occurred as a result of the power failure and has damaged the units electronics control module and display.

Tell me how old the air conditioner is, and if know the size of it tell, or tell me what you paid for it so that I an advise you on the best course of action regarding repairs.

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