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I have a york model CZH03611B that the condesing unit shows

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a flashing yellow trouble light...
I have a york model CZH03611B that the condesing unit shows a flashing yellow trouble light. When I manually push in the contactor the compressor starts but the condensor fan does not turn on. How do I confrirm the fan is bad? or is this where I should start?
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HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago
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hello,

before we start...do you have a voltmeter?
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Yes I do... Not great with it but might be able to follow directions
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago
Thank you.
first...you have main power wires going into unit..then you have small thermostat wire from the indoor unit going into the outdoor unit...is that thermostat wire using 2 or 4 wires ?
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
4... Blue; red; yellow; and black
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago
great...attached to r,c,y and y1?
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I am not figural with r,c,y and y1. I cannot seem to find those markings on the unit. Is there a way to take a photo and send?
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago
yes of course....take pic and post....it is where the 4 wires attach is where we begin
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
The wire go to some kind of control unit (that has the yelow led "trouble" light.
Yellow goes to compressor; black and red go to the control box and blue goes to the contactor
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago
ok,
there are many options and it appears you have a surge or quiet alert board. A pic or number off the board would help
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
The condenser fan unplugs and I have it unplugged at the moment.
The box says Comfort alert
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago
got it...I am very familiar with that..how many times is light blinking?
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
i had to reconnect the fan and when I turned it back on it seems to have stated up and is working. Is it possible that I just had to kill power to reset? the lights were blinking before, however, I can not recall how many licks in each session.now it is running with no lights flashing, just the power on solid
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago
The control protects against high pressure , low pressure, short cycling..etc.
I am attaching a link to the guide so if it happens again you will know what is happening and then can address it.
Comfort Alert Troubleshooting link below
http://www.emersonclimate.com/Documents/Comfort%20Alert/Res%20Comfort%20Alert%20User%20Manual%202006ECT-54%20-%20Troubleshooting%20Guide.pdf
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Many thanks...
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago
you are welcome...just rate service and I will move from active list.
Thank you
Billy
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HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 2 years ago
Hello.
I still have the thread as an open on my list.
Did you have more questions? Or trouble rating service?
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