solenoid valve staying open-honeywell he265a1007

Reply

  #1  
Old 02-07-11, 10:25 AM
M
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Usa
Posts: 1
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
solenoid valve staying open-honeywell he265a1007

Just bought a foreclosure that is about 5 yrs old. The solenoid valve is staying open even when the furnace is off. I tried cleaning in a water/clr solution with no luck. Is the valve stuck open, or maybe a problem w/ wiring or maybe humidistat? We are on city water so we are just running $$$ down the drain, literally. Any suggestions?
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 02-07-11, 11:14 AM
J
Banned. Rule And/Or Policy Violation
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: US
Posts: 136
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
I don't know much about humidifiers but there should be a shutoff valve for the water supply to it until you can get it fixed.
 
  #3  
Old 02-07-11, 01:52 PM
hvactechfw's Avatar
Member
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 6,245
Received 2 Votes on 2 Posts
remove the wiring from the solenoid valve and if the water still flows then it is time for a new solenoid valve. if this shuts it off then you may have a bad relay or another problem.
 
Reply
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are Off
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
Ask a Question
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: