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 Posted: Sun Dec 30th, 2007 07:38 pm
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Samurai Appliance Repair Man



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JJ 109 wrote:

From current probe-18-20 amps,   LRA -25.5 amps


Seems like good readings.



If you made this current measurement while the compressor was running (as opposed to right at start up), then these are NOT good readings. Would indicate a current path from the windings to ground has opened up and is leaking current. Do tell.



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