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My air conditioner filled my house with light smoke and has seemed to stop working. I hear a clicking sound as if the machine is trying to turn over, however, doesn't. I have been dealing with this only today. I checked breakers. I turn the unit off then back on. the outside unit seems to be working just the unit in my attic is not

Contractor's Assistant: Did you double-check the thermostat's settings? And what about the filters?

Yes actually turned on the air conditioner as well as the heat after on another and nothing for both

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

Filters are fine

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

Would like to try however not sure i should lol

Submitted: 2 months ago.Category: HVAC
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HVAC Technician: airheatman, HVAC Technician replied 2 months ago
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Sounds like indoor motor may have burned up.We would need a meter to troubleshoot. If you have a meter let me know .If not you can get an inexpensive one at Walmart for about 15 bucks if you would like to troubleshoot and I would be happy to guide you.
http://www.walmart.com/ip/Innova-3300-Equus-3300-Hands-free-Digital-Multimeter/14644665

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