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I’ve removed a 2 speed extractor motor from cooker hood with 4 cables: white, blue, black and orange.
Unfortunately the replacement motors cables are white, black, brown and red.
Can anyone advice on how to wire the new motor in
Is there no wiring information with the new motor?
If you know the wiring of the old motor ie which wire is common, low speed, and hi speed then you can usually figure out the windings of a new motor by testing the resistance between the various wires. The lower the resistance when measured with respect to the common, the higher the speed.
Unfortunately there's no reliable standard for the wiring colours. The Americans sometimes use white for common and I can't remember their usual colours for the various speeds (ASHRAE or NEMA standards). The europeans have another colour code they sometimes use (but not always) and the Chinese usually use whatever colours take their fancy on the particular day.
I'd go back to the supplier and demand a wiring diagram if I were you.
SPARES2GO 135W Motor Fan Unit for LAMONA Howdens Cooker Hood Clockwise RH Directional
135W Complete Motor, Connectors and Fan Housing Unit made for SPARES2GO to fit Lamona Cooker Hood / Extractor Vent
Fits models: All models of Lamona cooker hood / kitchen vent extractor fan with standard specifications as per this listing.
Specifications: Power 135W / 230V -- Clockwise Right Hand Directional Rotation -- 3 Speed motor wiring (RED = Neutral, BLACK - Live (speed 1), WHITE = Live (speed 2), BROWN = Live (speed 3) -- Case diameter: 185mm -- Diameter of fan wheel: 140mm -- Overall depth: 100mm -- Fan wheel depth: 55mm -- Connector cable length: 40mm
Premium quality, fully compatible complete replacement motor unit
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