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aptcloe 10-03-2012 10:50 PM

Replace goodman draft inducer
 
the draft inducer on my goodman furnace needs to be replaced. I have purchased a rotom replacement (recommended replacement) for the same. the old motor had 2 wires coming out from it - one black & one white. the replacement motor does not have any wires; rather 2 male spade connectors. Can someone help me figure out which one should be white and which should be black?
It is a
1/30hp, 3000 RPM
1.4 amps, 115 volts

motor.

any help will be appreciated.

thank you!

beenthere 10-04-2012 05:20 AM

Doesn't matter.

aptcloe 10-04-2012 10:37 AM

Thanks - i was afraid either it would burn or then it would turn the other way around (Reverse) if the wires were switched.

beenthere 10-04-2012 04:34 PM

Nope. Single phase motors require more then just changing those 2 wires to change direction. And as far as which wire to which, its a bit like a light bulb, it doesn't care.


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