Author Topic: Heil condenser fan not blowing  (Read 4216 times)

Offline Joe Blowher

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Heil condenser fan not blowing
« on: October 12, 2009, 10:41:47 AM »
I have a Heil heat pump and the fan on the condenser is not spinning.I hear sound as if something is trying to kick it on but nothing ever happens. I took a long drill bit and tried to spin the blades and for a brief second I thought it was coming on, but it only buzzed when I did this.I'm thinking it's the fan motor,but wanted to be sure before ordering one.thanx for any and all help.

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Re: Heil condenser fan not blowing
« Reply #1 on: October 12, 2009, 10:56:35 AM »
It's possible the capacitor has failed.  You will have to change it with the new fan motor, so I would start there and see if the motor starts.