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Forum: S-Series Tech 07-17-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 37
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Posted By fdryer
Re: Air Conditioning Clutch Electromagnetic coil fix. 2001 SC1

A 187C t-fuse is rated for 369F. A 150C t-fuse is rated for 302F. You can Google for anything if you search carefully. Just remember, what you repair is acceptance of all risks (revisiting this...
Forum: S-Series Tech 07-13-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 37
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Posted By fdryer
Re: Air Conditioning Clutch Electromagnetic coil fix. 2001 SC1

^ Are you sure you are buying the correct thermal fuse? ^ 1 amp/150(C) does not seem correct (undersize).
Forum: S-Series Tech 06-05-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 29,950
Posted By fdryer
Re: Air Conditioning Clutch Electromagnetic coil fix. 2001 SC1

The majority of clutch coils have their thermal fuses buried in the epoxy and rarely blows - reliability as well as design negates the need to make them replaceable as most that do burn out are the...
Forum: S-Series Tech 06-05-2013, 01:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 29,950
Posted By fdryer
Re: Air Conditioning Clutch Electromagnetic coil fix. 2001 SC1

Thermal fuses are used in every electric coffee maker, toaster oven, 3-liter hot water heater, etc.. All replaceable. I've replaced a few over the years.

There are electronic supply distributors...
Forum: S-Series Tech 04-23-2013, 07:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 29,950
Posted By fdryer
Re: Air Conditioning Clutch Electromagnetic coil fix. 2001 SC1

Look at the gap. Too large a gap from normal wear and tear over the years can cause the gap to widen some from metal to metal friction as clutch plates engage pulley faces. One way to make heat from...
Forum: S-Series Tech 04-23-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 37
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Posted By fdryer
Re: Air Conditioning Clutch Electromagnetic coil fix. 2001 SC1

Well, first you have to remove the coil from your compressor and verify access to the thermal fuse. If you don't know then you may be getting ahead of yourself as there are many configurations of...
Forum: S-Series Tech 07-06-2012, 10:18 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 29,950
Posted By fdryer
Re: Air Conditioning Clutch Electromagnetic coil fix. 2001 SC1

Before considering a flush job, no one asked why this coil burned up the first time. Let's start from the beginning with how you posted repairing a blown coil.

1-Was this system 'topped off'...
Forum: S-Series Tech 07-04-2012, 01:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 29,950
Posted By fdryer
Re: Air Conditioning Clutch Electromagnetic coil fix. 2001 SC1

And another great save on what could have been a costly repair. Although using a 10 amp thermal fuse is better than nothing, this over rated fuse shouldn't be used by itself and counted on to blow...
Forum: S-Series Tech 05-25-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 29,950
Posted By fdryer
Re: Air Conditioning Clutch Electromagnetic coil fix. 2001 SC1

Excellent pictures for anyone that has managed to determine a blown clutch coil and removed it from their compressor.

Please don't post misinformation about thermal fuse specs unless you're...
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