True 802115 - 85PS165C96 Start Capacitor by Tecumseh

View of the specification stamp and the electrical connectors on the True 802115 start capacitor
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If you are replacing the start capacitor on your merchandiser, cooler, spec cooler, or prep table, then the True 802115 start capacitor manufactured by Tecumseh (85PS165C96) could be the right part for you. A start capacitor starts the compressor motor. With the high energy levels flowing through the start capacitor to start the compressor, it is not uncommon for a True 802115 to burn out. The Tecumseh manufacturer number for the True 802115 start capacitor is 85PS165C96 with an alternate number of 85PS165A53. This particular start capacitor works on the following Tecumseh compressors: AK159AT (AKA9434AXA), AK168AH/AK168AT (AKA4460YXA), AZ440CR (AZA0395YXA), and TP119AR (TPA94216YXA).

  • True Part Number: 802115
  • Manufacturer: Tecumseh
  • Manufacturer Model Number: 85PS165C96
  • Alternate: 85PS165A53