How to Connect a Micro Air EasyStart to your Webasto FCF Classic

The Micro Air EasyStart is an advanced and effective soft starter for marine air conditioning applications. The EasyStart uses a 4-part start ramp sequence that results in the lowest possible start-up current – delivering a 65-75% start current reduction as compared to a compressor’s regular LRA (locked-rotor amperage). This is the perfect solution to allow an air conditioner to operate on a generator, inverter, or limited utility power when it would otherwise not have functioned. The EasyStart also results in much quieter and smoother startups.

If looking to connect an Easy Start to your Webasto FCF Classic marine air conditioner, the following instructions will help. For a complete wiring schematic on the Webasto FCF Classic 12,000 and 16,000 units, see the extra resources below.

(Note: Make sure the breaker is turned off before you start, and turn it back on once it is connected.)


1. Unplug the #10 black cable and connect the black cable from the easy start.

Connect EasyStart to Webasto FCF Classic Marine Air Conditioner


2. Connect the orange cable on the capacitor terminal available slot.

Easy Start connection


3. Remove blue cable number #9 and spliced it on the brown cable from the easy start.

Marine AC Guide


4. Connect the white cable from the easy start to the connection that blue cable #9 was removed.

And you should be good to go with your quieter, more energy-efficient Webasto FCF Classic, thanks to the Micro Air Easy Start! For more details on the wiring schematics of the Webasto and how to connect the Easy Start, please see the extra resources below.

For the the Micro Air EasyStart used on Webasto FCF Classic 115V models, see here.

For the the Micro Air EasyStart used on Webasto FCF Classic 230V models, see here.

For our complete online marine air conditioning supply, see here!

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Extra Resources

Micro Air Easy Start to Webasto FCF Classic Wiring Diagram

Micro Air Easy Start to Webasto Wiring Diagram


Wiring Schematic for the Webasto FCF 12,000 and 16,000

Wiriing schematic Webasto FCF Classic 16,000

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