oil leaking on my heat pump

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The compressor in your heat pump is the same as the one on your A/C unit. It just works backwards. There is oil suspended in the refrigerent to help lubricate the compressor as it runs. Sometimes if there is a refrigerent leak, the oil can leak as well. Too much oil leaks out, the comprssor will sieze up and, unfortunately, need replacing.

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