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    It was the compressor. Readings were way to...

    It was the compressor. Readings were way to close. The relay was bad which is probably what did in the compressor. New compressor and drier all is working well.
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    According to Tecumseh spec sheet RLA 4 amps, LRA...

    According to Tecumseh spec sheet RLA 4 amps, LRA 31.
    Start relay was found to be bad, all start components were replaced including run cap.
    C-S = 2.3
    C-R = 1.9
    R-S = 4.1
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    Problems with potential relay

    Walk in cooler, Tecumseh compressor AKA9442EXD, R-22.

    Customer calls walk in cooler warm compressor hot. I check unit and find the potential relay contacts not opening and further inspection find...
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    Have not had the water tested, but we have very...

    Have not had the water tested, but we have very hard water here in Florida.
    The ice machine gets a lot of scale build up. I have been looking at filters, some are one cartridge and say they can...
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    Ice machine water filtering.

    I'd like to get an idea of what water filter most of you are using for ice machines.
    Some of these filtering systems are quite pricey.
    I am currently looking into installing one on a Hoshi...
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    Thanks 24, I appreciate the input.

    Thanks 24, I appreciate the input.
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    Scotsman Flaker

    I have a Scotsman Flaker, M# AFE400A-1B, S# 0407132 0016338, that I have to replace the gear motor bearing on. I have not worked on one of these yet so I was looking for a heads up on what I may...
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    Thanks for all the replies. I'm going to replace...

    Thanks for all the replies. I'm going to replace the cap tube again and use the 032 drier instead of the copper one. Hopefully this will last for several years. I hope.
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    Cap tubes and POE just not a good mix. I'm going...

    Cap tubes and POE just not a good mix. I'm going to have to fix this again, I just hope it's not every seven months.
    I wonder if I'm better off putting a regular filter drier in rather then the...
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    True TDD-4 restriction again!!

    Seven months ago had a TDD-4 keg cooler with cap tube restriction. Opened system, blew out with nitrogen, changed compressor oil, factory cap tube (.046 x 10') and factory filter drier, vacuumed down...
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    It is wired correctly. What is the best temp...

    It is wired correctly. What is the best temp setting for defrost termination?
    Is 50 degrees about right?
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    You did get it right. Thank you. 1-...

    You did get it right. Thank you.
    1- possibility, the defrost is set for twice a day every twelve hours. I told the owner I was going to put another one or two defrosts in there. Do I need 4?...
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    First let me say thank you to all of you that...

    First let me say thank you to all of you that shared your knowledge and experience in helping me out with this freezer. This was a great learning experience. Things are looking much better.
    When I...
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    A damaged reed would cause the high suction...

    A damaged reed would cause the high suction pressure I'm seeing?
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    To many hands in this thing previously. Have to...

    To many hands in this thing previously. Have to check the obvious first. If it were running on one cylinder would I still pull 5.6 amps?
    Don't want to change a pump and then find out I have a TXV...
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    Today 21 degrees and hopefully still dropping. ...

    Today 21 degrees and hopefully still dropping.





    No I did not test it this way. I will do it tomorrow. Just to make sure i do it right this time. Run unit, jump LPC, close suction valve,...
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    When I pumped it down the pressure climbed to 8...

    When I pumped it down the pressure climbed to 8 and held there so I figured it was just some residual refrigerant. I did not pump into a deep vacuum, shut it off as soon as it hit zero. I'm leaning...
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    I spoke with the owner and apparently he had a...

    I spoke with the owner and apparently he had a few guys out there before me. The last guy he said was there for 15 minutes and said he added refrigerant. I looked the system over again and checked...
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    Thanks for the replies. I'm downloading the...

    Thanks for the replies. I'm downloading the performance calculator as I type.

    Powell out of your four options I like number four. I'll bring an extra large hammer.
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    It has a receiver. Your suggesting from the...

    It has a receiver. Your suggesting from the pressures that the valves may be damaged and the refrigerant is bypassing? Best way to prove this out I guess would be powell's suggestion of a pumpdown....
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    Box is small , 6 x 6 or 6 x 8. Box is in good...

    Box is small , 6 x 6 or 6 x 8. Box is in good shape, Its fiber glass inside and out. I did not get the amp draw I will get that tomorrow. Condensing unit is on roof of box and no disconnect so hard...
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    My thoughts today exactly.

    My thoughts today exactly.
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    Now Now calm down. Some of your questions are...

    Now Now calm down. Some of your questions are answered in my first post. As far as the site glass goes I am not concentrating on it, I made a comment about it so I could get some constructive...
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    My initial thought was that I am still low on...

    My initial thought was that I am still low on refrigerant and that my high side was a little low and my low side a little high. I figured the low side was high because of the box temp.
    If a freezer...
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    Walk in freezer not making temp

    Had a call for a walk in freezer not dropping below 30 degrees. Last call late this afternoon so not much time to hang around and watch the unit. I will be returning tomorrow to spend more time on...
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