how to tell if hvac capacitor is bad

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If the container is cracked or leaking, it is bad. Trained HVAC professionals may observe smoke coming from the capacitor, smell a burning odor or actually see fluid ooze out around the base of the capacitor. If you know how to use a multimeter, with the power to the cooling system off you can apply leads to drain the stored energy.

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