Search: Posts Made By: slowman
Showing results 1 to 25 of 26
Search took 0.01 seconds.
09-13-08, 08:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,000
Posted By slowman

water surge after shutoff

hi,
Im having a problem with my 3 year old carrier central air conditioner.
It is a 2.5 ton unit. My problem started when i noticed water dripping out of the coil/ drip pan area. it also drips...
Replies: 4
Views: 833
Posted By slowman

actually the drain goes below into the basment...

actually the drain goes below into the basment where it connects to the main line pvc. putting it through the kitchen cabinent would be hard is there any other alternatives or is this the only way to...
Replies: 4
Views: 833
Posted By slowman

new dishwasher drains as it washes

i just installed a new whirlpool gold dishwasher. I seems that on normal cycle the water drains on the prewash and the final heated rinse ares of the cycle. during the final heated rinse the...
07-02-07, 08:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 902
Posted By slowman

A few ac questions.

hi,
Our central ac is on it's second summer. I was wondering a few things. First off i was wondering about the winter should i cover the units half way so they still get air but no water? The...
Replies: 7
Views: 987
Posted By slowman

it's old anyway!

well, not that 15 years is that old but it costs like 100 dollars a month just to keep the water at 160. I feel thats a waste when absolutely no heat calls are made and it's 90 degrees out. I also...
Replies: 7
Views: 987
Posted By slowman

Shutting boiler down

I have a question about my boiler. ususally during the warmer months we shut our boiler off, we have seperate water heater. My question is that now that it is getting warm and we have vented gas logs...
01-28-07, 01:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,043
Posted By slowman

draft?

The draft problem seems most likely to me. If it was overfiring, wouldnt it go off on high limit? Its weird because the thermostat is usually satisfied before the fan comes on to circulate heated...
01-27-07, 08:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,043
Posted By slowman

Thumbs down excessive oil usage

I own a house heated by forced air oil heat. My problem is that last month (10 degreee above average) i used 187 gallons to heat my home. my home is very old and needs new insulation, windows, and a...
Replies: 5
Views: 1,442
Posted By slowman

makes sense!

Yes, both ideas make sense. 1. the house warms up from a 15 degree setback much quicker explaining water temperature control and 2. controls voltage to hsi makes sense because the orginal issue was...
Replies: 5
Views: 1,442
Posted By slowman

pierless

It is a pierless boiler. Its about 15 years old. I cant seem to find the model # and other important info. The hsi is (hot surface ignitor). It's no big deal. I was just wondering. It was covered by...
Replies: 5
Views: 1,442
Posted By slowman

boiler modulator?

I have had problems with my boiler over the last few weeks. The boiler would stop heating the water and the hsi would click on and off like a light switch. The gas valve was opening and closing...
10-17-06, 01:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,297
Posted By slowman

I will be getting some one in this saturday. it...

I will be getting some one in this saturday. it is going to be warm so i will make sure i don't use this untill it is checked.
This would most likely explain why the house gets heated even though...
10-17-06, 01:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,297
Posted By slowman

I will be getting some one in this saturday. it...

I will be getting some one in this saturday. it is going to be warm so i will make sure i don't use this untill it is checked.
10-16-06, 06:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,297
Posted By slowman

new problems

The people who serviced the furnace were also the ones who repaired it. I was not present when they serviced it, but I can tell you that they replaced the nozel, the oil filter, and screen. i would...
10-14-06, 09:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,297
Posted By slowman

delayed oil ignition

I have has several problems with my 35 year old, gulf burner, oil furnace. in the last heating season the blower motor fan limit switch and transforme/ignitor were all replaced. we had several...
08-07-06, 06:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,120
Posted By slowman

what I mean is that at night when its cool the...

what I mean is that at night when its cool the refrigerant returning to the condensor is still rather cold almost as cold as before it gives up its coolness to the house. does that mean the air flow...
08-07-06, 02:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,120
Posted By slowman

my mistake

My mistake!
The big line before it passes throught the air handler is cool and wet however when it's 70 outside the return or small line is about the same temp except no condensation. when its 90...
08-06-06, 06:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,120
Posted By slowman

Ac Help

HELLO,
I was wondering if anyone could help me with this question when it gets to around 70 outside during the night, my ac lines are about the same temp. what I mean is that the big line is cool...
03-04-06, 07:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 945
Posted By slowman

Thanks, the 60$ is something I pay each mont in...

Thanks, the 60$ is something I pay each mont in incriments of 5 dollars and it covers all parts inside the boiler. I have not called them because the heater is working and i just want them to see it...
03-03-06, 07:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 945
Posted By slowman

Thanks, My Utility Company Has A Plan For 60.oo A...

Thanks, My Utility Company Has A Plan For 60.oo A Year I Have Free Service And Since The Hsi Goes Every Other Year It Almost Worth It.
03-03-06, 05:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 945
Posted By slowman

Sporadic heat

I have a peerless boiler approximently15 years old. My problem is that when the water drops below the temprature and heat is needed, it sometimes does not lite and the house gets cold. When I looked...
02-22-06, 01:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,260
Posted By slowman

oil furnace smells

hi,
I own a 1975 gulf oil furnace.
we have had many problemws with it this winter. #1 the high limit/fan limit switch broke, cost 350.00
#2transformer went. 400.00 to fix
#3cleaned furnace 200.00...
02-21-06, 06:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,419
Posted By slowman

oil smell in house

Hi,
I own a 1975 gulf fired oil furnace. It's old age has been causing us lots of trouble this winter. First the fan/high limit control went. We had it fixed by precision air inc. Work was good and...
01-27-06, 03:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 837
Posted By slowman

The radiators are very hot as hot as usuall. We...

The radiators are very hot as hot as usuall. We recently replaced the circulator and we have 7 radiators in a 1200 sq foot area. As far as past years, it has heated fine two hours topps to heat the...
01-27-06, 12:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 837
Posted By slowman

long recovery

hi!
I have a peerless boiler about 10 years old. On my 1st floor I drop the heat to 55 during the day and at night. In the evening i have the temp rise to 70. Yesterday when the temp was 28 it took...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 26
 


 
Forum Jump