Single phase compressor start cap wiring?

by David
(Hickory Pennsylvania )

I have a 5 hp 230 v single phase air compressor I changed the starting capacitor and not sure on the wiring ???

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Jun 18, 2018
Compressor cap wiring
by: Doug in s.d.ca

Guessing here, but if you have two wires and two terminals on the cap, they go there. If your concern is polarity, it doesn't matter.

If that's not your concern, you'll need to provide more info...

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