Do I need a 30 amp ac contactor or a 40 amp?

I need to replace my contactor on my AC unit but I'm not sure if I should be getting a 30 amp or a 40 amp. Below listed is the specs off of the lable on the unit

RUUD AIR CONDITIONER

UAKA-030JAZ

ODEL NO.

MFD. 0

SERIAL NO. 5428 M1796 07327 OUTDOOR VOLTS 208/230 PHASE, 1 HERTZ

COMPRESSOR R. L. A.

14.1/14.1 L. R. A HP.

OUTDOOR FAN MOTOR F. L. A. MIN SUPPLY CIRCUIT AMPACITY MAX FUSE OR CKT. BRK. SIZE *

M. FUSE OR CKT. BRK. SIZE

DESIGN PRESSURE HIGH

DESIGN PRESSURE LOW OUTDOOR UNITS FACTORY CHARGE

TOTAL SYSTEM CHARGE INSTRUCTIONS INSIDE ACCESS

SEE

RUUD AIR CONDITIONING DIVISION MANUFACTURING COMPANY FORT SMITH. ARKANSAS

HACR TYPE BREAKER FOR USA

19/1 30/30

25/25

300

150

66

PANEL 

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  • Droopy
    Lv 5
    2 months ago

    If your not sure put a 40 amp.  Thats the rating the contractor can handle.  The 40 can handle up to 40 amps .

  • y
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    Match it up to the breakers amps.

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