My air conditioner says not to turn it off and then back on within 3 minutes.

Why is that, and what will happen if I do?


Seems like this will answer your question. Found on another Stack Exchange site: https://skeptics.stackexchange.com/questions/4695/do-air-conditioners-need-a-3-minute-break-after-being-started-or-stopped

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    I think the answer to this question is much better, as it actually explains why. Instead of simply showing that a lot of companies recommend it.
    – Tester101
    Aug 12 '14 at 23:02

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