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#1 posted 05-25-2018 06:37 PM

The windings will only see 120v regardless of how you have it wired. The only advantage of going to a higher rated voltage capacitor is that it should last longer, but it will also probably be a bit bigger (physically), so it may not fit depending on how yours is mounted.

Cheers,
Brad

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