This 1 HP & 1 1/2 HP Stainless Steel Boat Lift Motor Start Capacitor is a 800 uF capacitor, and the only OEM capacitor used on Elite Brand 1 HP and 1.5 HP Stainless Steel motors. It works with Electra Gear and Leeson 1 HP and 1.5 HP stainless Steel C-Face motors as well.
The Start capacitors located in the housing on the side of the motor. Start capacitors briefly increases motor starting torque. In boat lifts, when a boat lift motor has a very sluggish start or just hums, it is a typical indicator the start capacitor should be replaced. Replacing a start capacitor is as easy as replacing a battery. It requires no entry into the motor or working with any of the internal wiring.