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07-29-20, 03:21 PM
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Too bad, it was pretty good performing unit and...

Too bad, it was pretty good performing unit and had to die during this heat wave. Have you seen many of the Trane xl1200 in service still and what is the typical life? This one is 27 years old.
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07-27-20, 11:35 PM
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They were disconnected from the contactor, and...

They were disconnected from the contactor, and cap and made measurements through leads to the comp.

Between the windings (leads) S-R 1.7 OHM, R-C 0.3 OHM, S-C 0.3 OHM

Would it correct to say,...
07-27-20, 08:56 AM
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At the box, I ohm checked the compressor leads to...

At the box, I ohm checked the compressor leads to the compressor windings to ground and found: Red run is 50 ohm, Start 0.5 ohm and 1.8 ohms. So, would the next step be to check the wires at the...
07-26-20, 07:03 PM
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Posted By edge10

Would I be able to test this through the leads...

Would I be able to test this through the leads at at the contactor get an accurate reading or does it need to be tested at the compressor? The resistances seem pretty low to test through leads.
07-25-20, 07:32 PM
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Posted By edge10

Trane XL1200 compressor will not come on and other issues.

I have Trane xl1200 Model TTX036C100A0 where the compressor will not come on. It stopped working by throwing the breaker. It was working pretty well through this hot spell until the failure. I only...
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All room ducts are 4 inch except to the new...

All room ducts are 4 inch except to the new addition which are 8 in. oval . The ducts have been balanced and two of the lower flow registers are closed at night to force more flow.

The problem is...
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Posted By edge10

That engine looks similar to the Briggs 950 snow...

That engine looks similar to the Briggs 950 snow series engine I am looking at, but still hard to tell if it is the winter snow engine from same engine series.
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Adding a Boost Fan to a Low Flow Duct

I have a second story bedroom that has low air flow in the only register in the room. I would like input on adding a boost fan that would increase the airflow in the 4 inch duct and control the fan...
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How to handle Portico addition and Whole House Roofing Job

I am planning to have a 9 ft width x 6 ft deep portico addition over the front door of the house. The portico will have a gable roof that intersects the existing roof to create a valley on each side....
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Input on Engine to Repower Snowblower

I want replace a Tec 5.5 hp on my 24 in snowblower with a 6.5 hp engine from either B&S 950 208 cc snow engine or HF tool store clone 6.5 HP. I would like get input on these engines or others I...
12-04-19, 04:24 PM
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Posted By edge10

I 've used peanut butter with success the flying...

I 've used peanut butter with success the flying squirrels in the attic. Outside no luck yet with the gray squirrels.

Aluminum capping is just thin .025 inch trim coil material formed over the...
12-04-19, 03:38 PM
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In the attic or outside near entry or a place I...

In the attic or outside near entry or a place I see them most ?
12-04-19, 01:29 PM
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Gray Squirrels in Attic

I have at least two gray squirrels in my attic that entered through a rotted gutter fascia at the corner of the second story house. I am looking for some input on removal and squirrel proofing the...
08-15-19, 08:07 AM
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Views: 578
Posted By edge10

Do you brand of new capacitors you usually go...

Do you brand of new capacitors you usually go with - M, J, G (which is OEM) or other? Since they don't make them like they used to, I'll test and only replace capacitors as needed. I get/keep...
08-14-19, 07:48 AM
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Posted By edge10

Is there anything else I should do for preventive...

Is there anything else I should do for preventive maintenance on this unit? Should I replace the start and run capacitors for the fan and compressor ? They look like the originals and the terminals...
08-12-19, 11:28 AM
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Posted By edge10

Yes, both compressor and condenser fan stay...

Yes, both compressor and condenser fan stay running with the raised setpoint or turning off the control at the t-stat.

Turns out the contactor is bad. I cleaned the contacts with cleaner for temp...
08-12-19, 09:58 AM
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Posted By edge10

No, they are both continuously running. I shut...

No, they are both continuously running. I shut off the stat and freeze up stopped initially with the condenser fan running. However, just checked and I got freeze up again with the stat in the same...
08-12-19, 09:38 AM
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Posted By edge10

Trane xl1200 Condenser Fan on Continuosly - Line Freeze up

I have a model TT036C100A0 that has a frozen line running to the evaporator. The air filter is not plugged and the vents flow freely. The condenser fan and compressor is running continuously and I...
12-12-18, 08:04 PM
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Posted By edge10

Thanks for the input. I took a couple additional...

Thanks for the input. I took a couple additional zoomed pics. Hopefully this will help make things a little clearer. Otherwise I'll have to get on the ladder for a closer look.
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12-03-18, 01:00 PM
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Views: 1,173
Posted By edge10

It looks like the black insulation is peeling...

It looks like the black insulation is peeling away to me and gray layer is showing. It also looks like drip loop is after the splice and then goes into the weatherhead. Tree has since been pruned...
12-03-18, 09:37 AM
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Posted By edge10

Repair Insulation on Overhead Service Wire Drip Loop - New Jersey PSEG

The insulation is peeling off on the drip loop portion of the overhead service wire to the house (residential) and looks like it should be repaired. This this is wire located just before in enters...
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Views: 628
Posted By edge10

Which Size Compound Sliding Miter Saw ?

I am in the market for a miter saw and would like to get some input on a 7 1/4 vs 10 inch. The saw would be used for general DIY jobs around the house and would get light to moderate use. ...
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Posted By edge10

Facia Board Replacement

I need to have a facia board replaced due to rot from a leaking gutter. The facia is wood with covered aluminum trim. What should I look for on the quote from the contractor for materials and spec...
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Views: 408
Posted By edge10

Sounds like the carb pump diaphragm may be bad. ...

Sounds like the carb pump diaphragm may be bad. I have a BT150 , which is similar to the your BT350 . The carb on that blower is a Walbro WYA which uses 2 diaphragms , one for metering and one for...
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