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Cool, that's the valve and the part that isn't...

Cool, that's the valve and the part that isn't working... when I release the knob for manual pilot the led is blinking properly but the gas shuts off because that solenoid doesn't retract and allow...
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Yes the red light flashes every 1.5sec indicating...

Yes the red light flashes every 1.5sec indicating no fault is present, I'll be calling around tomorrow these have been discontinued years ago so it will be a problem.

it seems the solenoid in the...
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Yes majestic / Vermont castings 2003 No, it...

Yes majestic / Vermont castings 2003

No, it has two thermopiles and no thermocouple, this is the Honeywell rv8310e rf valve.
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Dv360 won't keep pilot on when releasing control knob.

Rv8310e valve, getting 700mv from each thermopile and flame is strong and blue.

pilot lights easily manually holding knob in and striking piezo, immediately when releasing knob gas flow stops. I...
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well the 2nd level is 500sqft and tehre's 2...

well the 2nd level is 500sqft and tehre's 2 beds/bath and hallway there, the 2 bedrooms each have a return also... i've left the hallway one blocked and it seems to help comfort at least in the...
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The main level return is at the floor, all others...

The main level return is at the floor, all others in the house are up top. 2nd floor upstairs is upper and overlooks great room. I blocked it no noticed difference yet.
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Posted By ls3c6

Block upper level air return in winter?

I have a 1.5 story house with a 20x20x20' great room that has a giant air return on the side of the room below the thermostat and 2 supplies near the windows on the opposite side of the room.

in...
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Posted By ls3c6

Ok, it's a 1.5 story 1300 main floor 450 ish 2nd...

Ok, it's a 1.5 story 1300 main floor 450 ish 2nd floor nothing in basement and with a 30f ambient 68f set point I'm burning around 20000btu/hr still hmm
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Posted By ls3c6

But what maximizes efficiency? I'm finishing the...

But what maximizes efficiency? I'm finishing the basement soon
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water heater is "power vent" not direct vent,...

water heater is "power vent" not direct vent, just exhausts out pvc. Furance has 2 pipes intake and exhaust so i spose "direct vent"

Humidity is a major problem in 0f with this house, I have to...
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Fresh air pipe in basement questions

I just purchased a home built in 2004 in west michigan with a power vent water heater and high efficiency furnace.

The basement is not finished and there is a fresh air pipe going to the return...
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Posted By ls3c6

glacier bay JY5000161 I installed it sunday,...

glacier bay JY5000161

I installed it sunday, turning that shut off off started the problem.
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every time I shut the shutoff off it then throws...

every time I shut the shutoff off it then throws more gasket into the faucet next time I turn it on.

The problem with the blockage is it's inside the integrated line and faucet head, no way to...
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Faucet replacement nightmare, shutoff valve gasket stuck in hot feed.

Replaced faucet sunday under kitchen sink, house built 2004 copper main line with straight shutoff.

Noticed shutoff was difficult to seal off and felt crunchy, reassembled with new faucet and had...
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Majestic DV580 fan problem

Checked resistance on the fan motor, it's open :(

Also connected multimeter leads to the fan voltage wires and while the fireplace is in operation, they never show AC voltage :(

I called a...
01-20-12, 08:26 AM
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Posted By ls3c6

Both levels are finished so I can't do anything...

Both levels are finished so I can't do anything with the ducting (runs between the levels), but there's several supplies and returns on each level and it seems very well balanced... there's no...
01-17-12, 10:59 AM
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forced heat, i think the consumption for the HDD...

forced heat, i think the consumption for the HDD and living in lower west michigan is probably pretty good... but always looking to improve
01-17-12, 09:11 AM
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Posted By ls3c6

Foil tape and caulk every ceiling hanging everything on the main level?

I have a 2001 built bi-level with 1000sqft main level, 2000 total sq of living space. R60 cellulose attic insulation, at least R13 sidewalls.

The main level has 2 ceiling fans, 4 IC rated can...
09-07-11, 09:06 AM
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Posted By ls3c6

Irrigation with anti-siphon spigots and 15k sq/ft :(

I got quoted to do an underground sprinkling installation, but due to basement finish they didn't want to go hacking anything up.... so i'm forced to continue irrigating with oscilating sprinklers...
06-12-11, 01:36 PM
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Posted By ls3c6

Had to cut evap drain line to clean A-coil, now leaks :(

I cut near the outlet of the coil, where the PVC threaded in.

Replaced the threaded fitting and 45 degree elbow, PVC cemented everything... now I have a tiny leak where it threads into the coil......
01-13-11, 12:44 PM
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Posted By ls3c6

Bud: It was 9" when I moved in, I had it...

Bud: It was 9" when I moved in, I had it increased to 18"... the house is a bilevel/raisedranch so the basement floor is "legal"... there are no humidity or moisture problems in the basement. It...
01-13-11, 07:34 AM
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Posted By ls3c6

I'll most likely be purchasing new and most...

I'll most likely be purchasing new and most builders now tout this 2x6 framing and "r30 effective" sidewall insulation... but if it's not much / similar to the efficiency of my current home it's all...
01-12-11, 09:58 PM
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Posted By ls3c6

calculation heat loss with consumption and HDD...

I have a 960sq/ft foundation bilevel built in 2001, exterior dimensions are 24x40, lower level is 960sqft with 8ft ceiling, 4ft underground. Upper level is 960sqft with 8ft ceiling on almost half...
01-10-11, 10:34 AM
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Posted By ls3c6

I installed one this weekend, after using the...

I installed one this weekend, after using the blue wire in my bundle as "C" at the furnace control board and to the thermostat, I powered up the furnace and the thermostat powered up without...
01-07-11, 10:11 PM
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Posted By ls3c6

Getting ready to install 3m50 thermostat, measured 24v transformer and it's high

I'm getting 29.2v from my 24v AC transformer at both the output and between the R and C terminal connectors, is this a problem? Isn't it supposed to be outputting 24v?
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