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No A/C My unit will power on and the fan works, however when I turn it to the Cool mode I can hear a click in the unit, the cool light comes on for 5 seconds or less, then it will click again and the light will flash 9 times. The warranty on the unit is 4 years however only covers parts, labor is $90 per hour......Is it just a fuseable link/circuit breaker?

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It seems that that the overload of compressor is tripping on and off, either your compressor overload is defective or the compressor itself

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