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    Rattling contactor?

    Should I replace it or it is normal? I just replaced AC unit to HP and both have rattling contactor.

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    I recommend

    holding the lineset with one hand & "tasting" the line side of the contactor with your tongue. That'll tell ya everything you wanna know & more!



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    Quote Originally Posted by Special Ed View Post
    holding the lineset with one hand & "tasting" the line side of the contactor with your tongue. That'll tell ya everything you wanna know & more!
    MODS??!!
    I can see that you are really "special".

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    And I think you should be banned. Lucky for you I'm not a moderator.
    WHY?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Special Ed View Post
    And I think you should be banned. Lucky for you I'm not a moderator.
    Hey, you get what you give...

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    I need to get some popcorn. this might get good.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Special Ed View Post
    And I think you should be banned. Lucky for you I'm not a moderator.
    Hey, you get what you give... I hope not to meet you, I am in Yulee.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Special Ed View Post
    And I think you should be banned. Lucky for you I'm not a moderator.
    Hey, you get what you give... I hope not to meet you, I am in Yulee. You probaly live on West side.

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    I just think you should call a pro rather than DIY it in.

    Lucky for me I don't service Yulee. Too far away with gas prices being what they are.
    WHY?

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    car5car



    You just replaced the unit. Now why would replacing the contactor a second time help?
    Call a tech.

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    Quote Originally Posted by car5car View Post
    Should I replace it or it is normal? I just replaced AC unit to HP and both have rattling contactor.

    Not normal, call a pro.
    If everything was always done "by the book"....the book would never change.

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    DIY not allowed here. Please stop posting your DIY questions on our site.

    This thread is closed.
    Perhaps you should have read the instructions before calling.

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