Need help wiring a 120 volt AC split phase motor - The Aug 17, 2003The motor is a 3/4 horse Dayton split phase. It has 2 contacts for the run winding, and it has a black and red wire hanging out of the housing which I assume are for the start winding. The wiring diagram on the motor looks like this: red _ ungrounded side of line-----| o----- Wiring for Dayton 5k554c split phase motor - Fixya Put dayton split phase 1/2 hp motor in for blower on wood stove is running backwards. It is a new motor we just recieved. other one burnt out look carefully at the label!!!. there is a diagram on how to reverse the rotation.