DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > DIY Home Improvement > HVAC > capacitor

Help Support House Repair Talk by donating using the link above.
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-09-2011, 09:57 PM  
Junior Member
Join Date: May 2011
Location: modesto, california
Posts: 22
Default capacitor

hi i would like to know if i have a good run capacitor but dont understand how to do the math on the mfd it is a 7.5 cap and it reads 7.02 is this a good cap and tolerance is 6% how do you calculate the math to tell its good or bad

restez1963 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2011, 07:39 AM  
Junior Member
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Shelby Twp., Michigan
Posts: 11
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts


6% is the same as .06, so 7.5 X .06 = .45. Your -/+ tolerance would be 7.05 to 7.95. If you carry a cell phone you can use the "Tip Calculator" tool. $7.50 meal, 6% tip = $.45.
ozone is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter DIY Home Repair Forum Replies Last Post
What the Heck is this Fan Capacitor? digitalbum Electrical and Wiring 17 06-08-2016 03:37 PM
Capacitor again...? 2803 HVAC 2 05-20-2012 06:44 PM
Capacitor question itistoohot HVAC 2 08-30-2011 09:25 PM
Lennox 50/7.5 capacitor question suzy HVAC 3 07-14-2010 03:37 PM
Lennox capacitor Betty HVAC 4 06-02-2008 04:56 PM

Newest Threads