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04-09-18, 07:54 PM
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Posted By Former Member

IMHO I would not fix a coil on a 14 year old...

IMHO I would not fix a coil on a 14 year old unit. These coils are made of paper thin materials if it has pinholes it will continue to deteriorate and leak in other spots. Invest your funds into a...
04-09-18, 07:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 487
Posted By Former Member

You may have a failing capacitor causing the fuse...

You may have a failing capacitor causing the fuse to blow, if it happens again replace the capacitor. Just did one this afternoon it was a 45/5 440 vac had only 13uf on the 45 leg. it was...
04-09-18, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 660
Posted By Former Member

That is a bad setup blower is simply too close to...

That is a bad setup blower is simply too close to the return grille face. I would line the interior of your new return box with a sound absorbing material like this ....
04-09-18, 07:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 366
Posted By Former Member

Not a problem at all the evap coil and condenser...

Not a problem at all the evap coil and condenser outside just need to match. The furnace brand makes little to no difference as long as the installer properly transitions the different casing sizes....
04-09-18, 07:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 778
Posted By Former Member

You see that combo of 3 ton and 14" round used a...

You see that combo of 3 ton and 14" round used a lot on mobile homes. It is not ideal but typically is not a issue. Airflow is key so use a simple green nonrestrictive filter in the return and keep...
01-02-18, 03:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 819
Posted By Former Member

I like the idea of just popping out and replacing...

I like the idea of just popping out and replacing the steam unit each season I see the part is only 65 bones that should eliminate the hassle of dealing with scale buildup and the unit giving trouble...
01-02-18, 03:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 819
Posted By Former Member

212f condenstate pump but much more expensive ...

212f condenstate pump but much more expensive ...
01-02-18, 03:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 819
Posted By Former Member

I have been looking at the Honeywell electrode...

I have been looking at the Honeywell electrode steam humidifier HM750 myself and was looking at this 190f condensate model. ...
11-13-16, 10:18 AM
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Views: 729
Posted By Former Member

First step that should not EVER be skipped is...

First step that should not EVER be skipped is check the outlet duct on your inducer fan. Through the summer months that is a favorite spot for waspers to build nests and can cause some hard to...
07-26-16, 05:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,084
Posted By Former Member

If you just want a basic cheap system both those...

If you just want a basic cheap system both those are good choices. I have had pretty good luck with the Nordyne products also.
07-26-16, 05:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,086
Posted By Former Member

Most likely that is the secondary pan drain line....

Most likely that is the secondary pan drain line. Some of the old timers liked to put the secondary drain in a real obvious spot (most of the time outside the house like over a window) so you would...
07-26-16, 04:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 318
Posted By Former Member

5 ton package unit evap drain pan

My 6 yr old 5 ton package unit condensate drain was hit HARD with the lawnmower and broke the end of the plastic drain pan off "inside" the unit. I wonder if some underwater glue would work to glue...
07-26-16, 04:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 605
Posted By Former Member

Naw dont spend you money on that crap LOL spend...

Naw dont spend you money on that crap LOL spend your dollars on a bucket of IronGrip 601 duct joint sealer and a couple of chip brushes. You may NOT be able to feel the air leak but it is there,...
07-08-16, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,782
Posted By Former Member

LOL just use common sense, go pull the filter and...

LOL just use common sense, go pull the filter and take a look through the media while holding it up to a strong light, now compare that to a brand new unused filter. If not dirty do not waste your...
07-08-16, 07:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By Former Member

Get yourself a spray bottle of liquid leak...

Get yourself a spray bottle of liquid leak detector and soak that ole crappy shutoff valve, you will see some bubbles no doubt. Just not leaking enough for the gas company to find it the Ethyl...
07-08-16, 07:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,721
Posted By Former Member

4 story condo

Sounds like you have a ductwork problem. probably impossible to fix without tearing out drywall and running new properly sized ductwork. Real estate is way up right now best thing to do if you bought...
07-02-16, 06:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,297
Posted By Former Member

Vehicle water spotting

I would like to filter/soften water to just my garden hose for washing my car/truck. is there a economical in line filter or softener specifically made for this or do I have to go with an over the...
06-04-16, 07:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 740
Posted By Former Member

I believe that is a Lennox number and it is a 12...

I believe that is a Lennox number and it is a 12 SEER. Did your HVAC guy charge you for a 18 SEER unit when he installed it? Give us all the dirty details man.
06-02-16, 06:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,326
Posted By Former Member

I am going to guess since you said this was...

I am going to guess since you said this was rather sudden start of this sound which seems to correspond with outside temps in the 90's.
DRUM ROLL;;;;My guess is that the outside coil is pretty...
05-30-16, 04:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 956
Posted By Former Member

Does your system utilize a drain pan float switch?

Does your system utilize a drain pan float switch?
05-26-16, 06:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 498
Posted By Former Member

There is a temp probe somewhere on that unit that...

There is a temp probe somewhere on that unit that you may have knocked lose. Older ones had the large copper bulbs but newer ones use a tiny thermistor. That is what tells the tstat what the return...
05-26-16, 06:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,169
Posted By Former Member

Sounds like an interesting system. I wonder if...

Sounds like an interesting system. I wonder if the problem could be a stuck relay inside the air handler cabinet? OP have you tried the smack test yet? Don't be skeered of it man give it a couple of...
05-26-16, 06:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 580
Posted By Former Member

not sure what you have there but if it is an...

not sure what you have there but if it is an attic air handler it might be as simple as the float switch in the drain pan not installed correctly. I have heard that some installers get in a hurry and...
05-26-16, 06:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 739
Posted By Former Member

Never use the chemical full strength. Most will...

Never use the chemical full strength. Most will give you different dilution levels with 1 part chemical 2 part water the strongest that has to be rinsed off and 1 part chemical to 4 parts water for...
05-26-16, 06:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,911
Posted By Former Member

Is this a heat pump? If so sometimes the...

Is this a heat pump? If so sometimes the reversing valve can stick, just change it from cool back to heat and let it run just a few minutes then cut it off and then start it back up in cool. Pretty...
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