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Old 12-28-2010, 03:09 PM
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Originally Posted by fixitgirl18 View Post
In your response, you mentioned "units with a capacitator". I believe that the control panel is connected to a control board that has several capacitators (it's green and looks like the motherboard in a laptop). I need to touch the control board in order to hook up the control panel to it. Should I take any precautions? Could this board be a danger?

Thanks very much!


There is no danger in you touching the control board, you will NOT get shocked.

The capacitors on this style control board bleed off the voltge quickly, by the time you turn the power off and dismantle the control panel, what little bit of voltage left in the capacitor, would have bled off.

Have at it, you should be fine.

Thanks for allowing to assist you,


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