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tomen99, Handyman
Category: Pool and Spa
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Experience:  Certified pool operator and maintenance supervisor
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I have an aquacal poo; heat pump. I just started it up for

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I have an aquacal poo; heat pump. I just started it up for the season. The fan is spinning but it is not procusing heat
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pool and Spa
Expert:  tomen99 replied 1 year ago.
Can you tell if the compressor is running?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It's not. When I first started it up, it would turn on an then off in intervals. Now it's not turning on at all. Just the fan spins.
Expert:  tomen99 replied 1 year ago.
Does you unit say it's heating?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No red light that would indicate heating
Expert:  tomen99 replied 1 year ago.
Have you verified flow? Do you have a way to check if the compressor is getting voltage? Double check that the capacitor is still good?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Don't know how to do that.
Expert:  tomen99 replied 1 year ago.
Do you have an electrical meter and feel comfortable taking the panels off the unit?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.