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Getting 8-2 code runcap was bad, compressor is not hot. 4

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getting 8-2 code runcap was bad, compressor is not hot.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: 4 hours
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Customer: just need more detail on 8-2 thermal code
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
runcap was swollen and has been replaced. getting thermal code 8-2. Carrier 24APA560A300
Expert:  gotoman for ac replied 2 months ago.

Russ here. On your system you must turn off power to inside and outside unit to clear faults. If you have done that procedure have you compressor tried to start. Russ