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I HAVE A NEW AND 1 1/2HP MODEL 60814 COMPRESSER MOTOR BUT DO…

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HI, i HAVE A...

HI, i HAVE A NEW SMITH AND JONES 1 1/2HP MODEL 60814 COMPRESSER MOTOR BUT DO NOT UNDERSTAND THE DIAGRAM

Contractor's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

GOT IT LAST WEEK

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

YES

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

JUST WHAT DOES P1 AND L1

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Electrical
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Electrician: Sam I, Electrician replied 4 months ago
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Electrician: Sam I, Electrician replied 4 months ago

Let me look up the diagram for that and get right back to you

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Electrician: Sam I, Electrician replied 4 months ago

ok, what voltage are you connecting?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago

Sam, I connected the L 1 and L 2 at shown and ground wire to green bolt. The common wire was not connected, turned on the main breaker and the motor ran just fine. I then also attached the common wire to the motor, and the motor runs without any difficulty! My finding is the motor is internally grounded. Ron ********* ************* Please cancel my request to becoming a member!

Electrician: Sam I, Electrician replied 4 months ago

Glad you got it but do you mean you connected a neutral to the motor as well as two hot wires?

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