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Re: Theory behind diode at A/C compressor
Posted to HVAC Forum on 3/11/2021

Lee, hello. Now here is something to think about. A normally spinning starter draws 200 amps @ 11 volts, so this is 2200 watts. Now we have a bad battery, but the thing still cranks and eventually starts. But it cranks at 8.5 volts @ 258.82 amps, so this is st... Login to read more.