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#1 jambatt

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Posted 23 March 2011 - 11:32 AM

Motor draws 7amps with belt off and set to spin. Draws 7.5 amps with belt on and agitating. Motor cuts in and out with belt on and set to spin. Amps jump from 7.5 to 22.5 each time motor cuts in and out. Capacitor or motor???
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Posted 23 March 2011 - 11:58 AM

Let's test that capacitator:

Good capacitor will do this when you put your meter probes (Rx1K scale) on the terminals and then reverse 'em:

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Bad, naughty, shameful capacitor will do this:

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Posted 23 March 2011 - 03:16 PM

GE WSM2700RBWWH made by Frigidaire
similar to:
WSM2700WAWCC
Owner Guide 131990700en
Wiring Diagram: 131990700en
Parts Manual: 95358016
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Posted 23 March 2011 - 07:33 PM

Bad, naughty, shameful capacitor..................new one on the way. Thanks guys. Little bugger is tucked into the left back corner behind tub. Not as easy to access as the Friggy made ones.
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Posted 23 March 2011 - 08:53 PM

So, even when you reversed the leads, the meter went straight to 0 ohms and stayed there? If so, then yep, it has deeply dishonored you. Deal harshly with it's insolence.

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Posted 23 March 2011 - 11:24 PM

Bad, naughty, shameful capacitor..................new one on the way.

did you order the GE WH12X845 ? $ 43 :woot:
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OR the Friggy 131212301 ? $ 3
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MAY be the same
Friggy is 233 - 280 MFD 110 VAC

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