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Fan stops motor just...

Fan stops motor just hums tech touched the test o

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

Touching the test point got the fan turning again but after a few days it stopped again

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

If i can get instructions yes

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

I thing that the circuit board is the problem does goodman still have parts for a system as old as this one

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1. What is model on furnace?

2.WE will need a multi meter if you want to troubleshoot,do you have one?

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