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Old 07-25-2014, 06:42 PM   #29
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.... I had to check the AC, one more time. It still works.

The few seconds for the fan to start blowing and the 2 to 3 minutes for the compressor to start up afterwards. Just remember the delay of the compressor starting up 2 to 3 minutes AFTER the fan is blowing. If you do not know about the delay, you could have a perfectly operating system and just shutting it down too soon.

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Thanks, Ray, for posting the details and photos, which I will save for future reference!
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Why Penguin Air Conditioners dis continued

In my search for an inexpensive, as possible, A/C I have discovered that many of the Penguin models are discontinued. Can it be from the rash of problems noted here? There are replacement models....BUT, I see where you have to be knowledgable when buying. I see lots of "good" prices appearing from wholesale sellers and salvage folks. I am going back the another Mach 8. Wish the Carrier low profile was still being made....I have one which has been perfect for the past four years.

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