5 hp 13 gal compressor won't start

by Dave
(Minnisota)

oil less 5 hp 13 gal air compressor won't start manual not helpful


I checked power continuity good to capacitor ,which is cbb60 120uf = - 5% 250v run capacitor .checked windings on motor and got good resistance.now I'm stumped ,thank you

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Oct 30, 2014
It will ruin your day...quickly !
by: Bill

The contributor is not kidding. If you don't know what you are doing here, do not try this.

240 VAC will kill you if you are grounded.

Oct 30, 2014
won't start
by: Anonymous

when you remove the pressure switch cover, can you bring in the contacts under power and make it start/hum/anything ?

If you don't know what I mean here....do not attempt this . it will ruin your day...quickly !

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