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AC unit outside house not turning on. Inside house cool is

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on and fan running. I...
AC unit outside house not turning on. Inside house cool is on and fan running. I reset breakers. Any ideas.
JA: Did you double-check the thermostat? And what about the unit's filters?
Customer: I changed filter past weekend. Thermostat set to "cool" with setting of 72. Its 77 and inside fan has been running since I got home, rxcept when I flipped breakers and gave it 10 minutes before turning it back on. Fan outside in unit doing nothing
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Well, depends. If possible and I understand what to do, yes. I'm a single mom and not much money, so I try to do what I can
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I thought I heard someone messing with it last night. Too scared to go outside and check though. But maybe I'm being paranoid.
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Electrical
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Oh, and there was a power outage early Sunday morning for several hours
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Electrician: Chris Parson,
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Hello my name is ***** ***** I would like to thank you for choosing Just Answer! So the inside fan is running, but nothing on the outside?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
That is correct. But it may have been overloaded as I did purchase a new lamp that has 3 100 watt bulbs in the part of the house closest to the outside unit. Is there a reset button to check?
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Never mind. I've been charged $5 and $11, but no answer. I will figure it out myself.
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