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I have a craftsman 10inch table saw that quit working. As I

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I have a craftsman 10inch table saw that quit working. As I started it, it was slow to get up to rpm's then it ran smoothly for one board. Tuned off, got another board and it wouldn't start at all. Did not throw circuit breaker.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Mike G. replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I'm Mike G and I'll be glad to assist you. The description of the problem suggests the start capasitor is bad. That's why the slow start and now the non-operation. Replace the capacitor.