Capacitors are little devices where electricity is stored. These can often be found in home appliances such as refrigerators and washing machines. If, one day, the motor starts slowly as usual or doesn’t run at all, the problem could be a defective capacitor. But how will you know for sure?
Capacitors are commonly replaced whenever an appliance’s compressor or motor refuses to start. Commonly found in air conditioning units, washing machines, and refrigerators, capacitors can easily be tested to see if they are causing the appliance’s malfunction.
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