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Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem indoor/outdoor Heat pump, rheem heat pump, service mechanic
rheem heat pump, service mechanic, copper tube: Hello Dave. I admire someone desiring to learn in an unfamiliar field. I will assist all I can. I am not familiar with this particular reset, but 99% certain it is a pressure reset. You can remove the unit panel and see if this control has a copper tube connecting...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem lighting troubles, rheem furnace, allexpert
rheem furnace, allexpert, home appliances: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem NG to LPG, rheem dealer, gas valve
rheem dealer, gas valve, service contractor: Find a Rheem dealer or service contractor and have the unit model and serial numbers. The only parts that should require replacing will be the gas valve and the orifice s in the burners, but with your numbers this can be verified by the dealer, but will every...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem outside package unit heat pump, volt ohm meter, blower wheel
volt ohm meter, blower wheel, volt power: Hi Bob, The blower motor(inside air) is controlled by the thermostat for cool thru the green wire at the t stat.Does the fan switch at the t stat turn the fan on?? (with cool off). NO - the t stat may be bad. Test by removing the t stat cover & subbase to...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem puts out no heat, but good air., pilot flame, johnstone supply
pilot flame, johnstone supply, goodyear tire: That fan needs to work, to vent, the exhaust the furnace makes. Unless it runs the furnace will not work. Take a picture it it & how the wires are hooked up. Then remove it. If there are not connectors in the fan power lines. Cut the lines in half. Then install...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem RAMB series problem, refrigeration problem, stat room
refrigeration problem, stat room, interior hallway: Let me tell you that I have found many leaks in twelve years that not did not have oil traces but did not even show up with spray bubbles. The only way they were found was by use of a refrigerant leak detector. Also oil usually only show when it is on the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem RCBA Cooling Problem, thermostat wiring, garage unit
thermostat wiring, garage unit, circuit breakers: Dave, This is what I got from Flickr Oops! Looks like you followed a bad link You have two circuit breakers for your heating and cooling system, one is a 110 breaker for the inside unit and the other one is a 220 double breaker for the outside unit....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem RCBA, pvc pipe, duct work
pvc pipe, duct work, condensation: Paul, I don t have catalogs and literature on equipment for looking up what a RCBA series is. It would be helpful to know where your furnace and duct work are installed in the house and what the conditions are around them? If you have duct work in a warm...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem RCGA-36A2AS17, 3m electrical tape, rubber insulation
3m electrical tape, rubber insulation, electronic thermostat: What is a condensation pipe ? What is it attached to? Is this on the A/C unit of the furnace? I will guess... This may be the large 3/4 copper line that goes to the A/C coil at the furnace. If so, any time this line touches the air it will have water on...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem RGEA-10ECAFS, air grills, blower wheel
air grills, blower wheel, speed blower: Scott, I don t keep literature on HVAC equipment so I cant look up your model number to see exactly what its specs are. Your furnace can only blow out as much air as it can pull in. A dirty filter, dirty blower wheel, blocked return air grills, or just...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem RRGH-12E48JKR air handler cycles on and off, printed circuit board, blower fan
printed circuit board, blower fan, air handler: Keith, I am hoping you missed a zero in your square footage, if not this unit is grossly oversized, you have sufficient capacity to take car of 1600 -2400 square feet depending on construction, even though this does not sound like a unit problem, I would...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem Rudd 90 Plus Furnace Burner Problems, fasco blower, vacuum pressure
fasco blower, vacuum pressure, vacuum switch: unfortunately it is much easier to decrease pressure /vacume than to increase it. if you believe the fan is under powered it might be idea to contact supplier as they stated it was direct replacement. slight increase in voltage woould help but that shortens...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem split unit AC system, split unit ac, gmail
split unit ac, gmail, ac system: Considering the oustside fan is working, the reset button is not going to fix the problem. It also tells me there is power out there. Now, if the fan shuts off when you turn off the unit at the t-stat, then there is a problem with the compressor. It could...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem or Trane???, gas forced air furnace, apples to apples
gas forced air furnace, apples to apples, rheem: Dyani, I assume your talking a gas forced air furnace? and a split system refrigerated air conditioner? Furnaces and air conditioners in my opinion are all basically the same in quality no matter who s brand name is on them as long as there specs are the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem vs. ArcoAire, seer rating, tone 13
seer rating, tone 13, gmail: I would say they are both very reliable, the key is they must be installed properly, and that is true for any unit. They both have the same 13 seer rating, so one is not more efficient, and they both require the same amount of maintance. I have only installed...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem Won't Fire up, flame sensor, draft inducer motor
flame sensor, draft inducer motor, surface element: Mona, Your furnace originally came with a standing pilot, but most were upgraded due to a problem with the original control boards. You could have a standing pilot, a spark ignition, or a hot surface ignition. If you have the hot surface ignition then (due...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheem won't cool, piston type, sight glass
piston type, sight glass, expansion valve: Clean the cond. coil to see what happens. Adding a drier and sight glass will not do anything for the pressures. Do not clear the glass if the system does not have a TXV (expansion valve). If it a piston type metering device then you can over charge the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rheeme furnace, force of the wind, efficency
force of the wind, efficency, pressure switch: Now a few gaps in info are filled. I do have an idea. The North winds are causing the pressure switch to trip. Because of pressure on the exiting vent gasses. The vent needs to be moved 90 degrees and out of the direct force of the wind. Instead of North,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: ROOF FAN INSTALATION, vent pipes, roof fan
vent pipes, roof fan, swamp cooler: Sileshi, I m not sure what your purpose of the roof fan is or what all the installation involves. If you exhaust 115,000 cfm of air from an area you need to supply 115,000 cfm of air to the area, You can open door s and windows throughout for the supply...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: ROOM AIR CONDITIONER, btu air conditioner, 18000 btu air conditioner
btu air conditioner, 18000 btu air conditioner, construction windows: Terry, There s more to sizing an air conditioner then square feet or quebec feet which is time consuming but a rule of thumb is 12,000 BTU s of cooling for 400 square feet of area 8 high with average heat exposure, construction, windows, insulation, people,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: ROOM OVER GARAGE, ductless mini split, hvac contractor
ductless mini split, hvac contractor, ashrae: Well, the builder followed the blueprints, that had a stamp of an engineer, that read the design manual written by the ASHRAE institute, that someone at ARI developed over years of testing. So, you never get help with the second story heating issues. Check...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Roof mount air/furnace, air furnace, don beck
air furnace, don beck, lifetime warrenty: I would get a Janitrol . They are made in Texas & those boys are serious about their A/C. PLUS, they have the only Lifetime warrenty available. or get their 10 year warrenty and since you are in a very HOT area, I would get a high efficiency (14 SEER...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rooftop A/C ... pitch of freon lines, mechanical engineering company, downward pitch
mechanical engineering company, downward pitch, proof plans: Your repairman is probably right. It all depends on the rise in heigth, from the coil, (at the inside blower)and the roof unit. After the freon lines go UP , 8 feet or more, you need a trap. Most all, I & O instructions, will show this. Go to the manufacturers...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Room AC size, closets and cabinets, condo documents
closets and cabinets, condo documents, room ac: Joyce, There are hundreds of through the wall or window air conditioners. About all you could do is try a plug in one and see what happens? Trying to cool the whole unit from the bedroom with a bigger unit wouldn t be to practical. Also I don t know if...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Room Air Conditioners, vent area, room air conditioners
vent area, room air conditioners, installation manuals: Hello Ed, The model number doesn t look complete, in the 80 s they had the model number ID tag on the inside of the unit, you take off the front cover and it should be up in the vent area. Typically the BTU is in the model number. Like 51D would...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Room Air Conditioners, window air conditioner, room air conditioners
window air conditioner, room air conditioners, automobile engine: No it will not. The compressor in installed in a particular position and the oil will disperse into the compressor if turned on its side. It is similar to an automobile engine with an oil compartment that must stay in an upright position. Thanks for asking,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Room addition heat, concrete slab, room addition
concrete slab, room addition, electric heaters: George, A couple of in the wall recessed electric heaters are probably your easiest and cheapest way to go for heat? Probably not the cheapest way to go utility cost wise? I don t know the rates in PA? Each heater has it s own off & on and thermostat...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Room addition heat and ac, hot air furnace, master bedroom suite
hot air furnace, master bedroom suite, baseboard heat: If you have a wife she may not like the fact that there will be no heat in her new closet and although you may not think that you need heat in the closet you probably will need at least some heat. If this were my house I would try to keep your existing system...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Room air conditioner, filter area, appliance parts
filter area, appliance parts, home appliance: Try setting the thermostat at half way and try it. The amount of cold air will be the same, it will just shut off more often to thaw out the evaporator coils. They should never be run on the maximum setting anyway. I feel this will work for you.....If you...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Room A/C Temp Differences, laser temp, nw direction
laser temp, nw direction, necassary: I am guessing the duct work used was of the flexable type. The more that stuff curves, the less air flow you are going to get. Seems to me the problem is not the temp of the air, but the amount. I would guess that the duct work needs to be redone. Since...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Room too cold in winter/too warm in summer, upstairs bedrooms, hvac layout
upstairs bedrooms, hvac layout, south walls: It is a crock. Each room is supposed to get enough air to properly heat & cool it. The duct work was not designed correctly. Make a stink with the builder, NOW. Get it in writing. I suspect they need to add another duct, to the room, so the room gets more...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Room over garage, poor temperature control, upstairs and downstairs
poor temperature control, upstairs and downstairs, extreme difference: Carolyn, If the outside walls, attic over the room, and ceiling between the garage and room are insulated then I doubt if there is anything you can hold the builder liable for unless there is something in your contract that says the heat will be uniform and...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Room Heating, kerosene heaters, foul odor
kerosene heaters, foul odor, recreation room: Dear Larry, Kerosene always has a foul odor to it. In my previous home I use to heat my recreation room with propane and the excess heat would rise to assist the electric heat in the main living area. I would go with propane....Electric is probably...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Room Heating, kerosene heaters, direct vent heater
kerosene heaters, direct vent heater, combination unit: Thanks for the question. Gas heat for sure, you could have a direct vent heater. Works well. You could use a roof top combination unit - both heating and cooling. Requires duct work, but is very nice. If it is only a little chilly you could even use a...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Room Heating, kerosene heaters, vent pipe
kerosene heaters, vent pipe, gas heaters: Larry, I don t know what you have available for utilities in your area or what the cost is? Forget any type of heater that has flame and isn t vented to the outside. Electric heat is the easiest but in my area it costs about five times more to heat with...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rooms not heating up, oil furnace, furnace repair
oil furnace, furnace repair, baseboard heaters: the autostat is possible a thermostat inside the boilker that starts the pump running i have not heard this term before and i suggest you contact the manufacturers for the correct name and where it is or have a look in the service manual get the info...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ropar Dryer - high limit thermostat wires, limit thermostat, priority mail
limit thermostat, priority mail, thermal cutoff: It does not matter which way you put the wires back on. The circuit is either open or closed. I assume you are calling the thermal cutoff the item that is located high up toward the top of the heating element canister. If so there is a kit part number 279769...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Roper Clothes Washer, clothes washer, lid switch
clothes washer, lid switch, coupler: I am now confused also, Stylemaster is usually a term seen on Kenmore washers. I really need that model number to see your system. It is on a plate, most likely under the lid on the top of the washer where the lid meets the washer. They were a decent...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Roper dryer stays hot, centrifugal switch, thermal cutoff
centrifugal switch, thermal cutoff, mid cycle: Penny, First, make sure the motor is wired correctly. There is a switch in the motor that should cut power to the element when the speed of the motor drops to a certain level, and the centrifugal switch closes. In your case, it soulds like the element is...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Roper Fridge - Water in Bottom of Fridge, fridge freezer, business card size
fridge freezer, business card size, series numbers: Hello Paul, In order for us to provide you accurate information and supply you with the correct manufactures part numbers , we will need the complete model number, serial number and batch or series numbers (if applicable) found on a business card...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Roper side by side fridg., side by side fridge, cat hair
side by side fridge, cat hair, campion: Check the rear of the refrigerator near the compressor and see if the fan is running. Also, two years is about the time dirt will have accumulated. Please clean this area while there. Let us know what you find. Waiting to hear from you, Eric Campio...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rotten Egg Smell From Washing Machine, sears kenmore, rotten egg smell
sears kenmore, rotten egg smell, clorox water: There is nothing in a washer that would smell like rotten eggs, so it must have been introduced to the system. Try running a large load of clorox water about a quart with hot water and if this does not solve it, you will have to have it taken apart to see...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Routine maintenance on a gas furnace, condensing gas furnaces, motor amps
condensing gas furnaces, motor amps, carrier weathermaker: John, Carrier recommends that the furnaces be checked each year prior to the heating season. The tech should check the motor amps, oil the motors, check blower operation, combustion, condensate removal, wiring, etc. Here is a link to Carrier where you can...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Routine maintenance of a gas furnace, condensing gas furnaces, condensing gas furnace
condensing gas furnaces, condensing gas furnace, carrier weathermaker: I am not convinced that yearly service is needed, and may or may not pay for itself it operating costs. If you have had your unit for 10 years, and have never had it checked, then no sense in starting now. If it seems to be working ok, and not costing more...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rowenta P2 Iron, tap water, small appliances
tap water, small appliances, water solution: Hello Mimi, We do not work on small appliances, however, an iron should not be used with tap water, there is too much residue left behind, you are to use distilled water. You have sediment in there and they are not really meant to be able to take apart...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RPJII, pilot flame, technition
pilot flame, technition, j cook: Actually I am J Cook, and I hope a technician was not blowing smoke. There is a device similar to a mirror on some units, more commonly called an eye. It sees the pilot flame. If you open the burner, it will be a round device facing the flame. If the flame...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rreduction of sound through return duct, ventilation air, sound attenuators
ventilation air, sound attenuators, plumbing heating: In dealing with hospitals I know how difficult things can be. I can suggest talking to Chuck at this contact information below. 4735 W Division Springfield MO 65802 873-9770 873-9771 (Fax) Plumbing, Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Fire Protectio...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUDD Achiever 10: Fan Sticking, beverly gray, motor voltage
beverly gray, motor voltage, gmail: The fan motors used in residental A/C normally are not able to be lube and greased. I would recommend you replace the motor and the run cap. Do not skip on the run cap. I am not sure what you meand the motor will not kick in automatically, does it run at...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUDD HVAC, rudd furnace, vent pipes
rudd furnace, vent pipes, loral and hardy: Lauren, Reading your question makes me feel like I m in a Loral and Hardy. movie. People poring water down vent pipes? furnaces that wont light because the door is closed? Pipes that snake down four floors? Lauren I don t have literature on all the hundreds...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD 1983 AC/Heater horizontal, high limit, thermostat
high limit, thermostat, furnace: Jennifer, What about the blower what s it doing? Dose the blower ever start running? Is just the burner shutting off prematurely? How s the filter clean? It sounds like your furnace is shutting off on a high limit because the blower is not blowing as it...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD 90-plus won't sustain flame, flame sensor, gas furnace
flame sensor, gas furnace, open flames: Eric, I don t know your furnace, I don t have reference material on model numbers. Also I don t have knowledge of a furnace without a flame sensor. I d be curious to know how the gas valve knows to shut off if the burner doesn t light? Do you have an...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD Furnace/Heat Exchange, furnace heat, gas flames
furnace heat, gas flames, horizontal models: Larry, Your Heat Exchanger is the whole complete vessel that encompasses the burners, flame, and fumes, it s from just under the burners up through the furnace to where the draft diverter and vent connect. IF there is a crack in your heat exchanger your...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD Furnace Model No. UBHA-21J15SUAA, digital thermostat, allexpert
digital thermostat, allexpert, blower heater: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD furnace won't light, vent fan, flame sensor
vent fan, flame sensor, electric ignition: Bob, There should be a wiring diagram pasted on the inside of your blower compartment door to the furnace. The vent fan has to prove itself to be on and working properly before the gas will come on, the vent fan has a pressure switch that closes when the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD Gas furnace, gas furnace, pilot light
gas furnace, pilot light, gas valve: Brandon, I can t tell if you have a standing pilot or a spark ignition? Are you sure you have power to the 24 volt side of your transformer? If you have 24 volt power disconnect the two 24 volt wires from the transformer and the two 24 volt wires from the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD package heat pump system, blower works, air mode
blower works, air mode, condensing unit: Jim, Check your electric breakers for your outside condensing unit. The outside unit is on a different, separate electric circuit. xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Jim, If you have power to the outside unit but not onto the condenser...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD propane furnaces, propane furnaces, field engineer
propane furnaces, field engineer, pilot light: Delayed ignition is the cause. Typically that is caused by the flame runner that carries the flame from the glow plug to the other burners. This must happen in a flash or you have delayed ignition. So I would suggest you clean & check the flame runner very...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD Repairs, johnstone supply, computer controled
johnstone supply, computer controled, blower motor: I don t know what motor is in a RUDD Silhouette. Unless it is a 25 speed variable computer controled motor. Take the data off the ID plate and go to a Johnstone Supply in your area. (nationwide HVAC parts supplier). A normal motor is under $100 (my price)....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD Silhouette Nat. Gas Furnace Problem, natural gas heat, furnace control
natural gas heat, furnace control, gas furnace: Hi Stan,Let s start at the thermostat for a simple test. Turn the fan switch to on. Does the fan run? If so that proves the 120 volt & 24 volt power supply. Now lets prove the thermostat on heat really is calling for heat. Turn to heat & set it all the way...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD Silhouette Natural Gas Furnace, natural gas furnace, natural gas heat
natural gas furnace, natural gas heat, allexpert: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD Sillouette II, thermostat wiring, flame sensor
thermostat wiring, flame sensor, printed circuit board: Brian, I pulled up the spec. sheet for the RUUD and can t see anything that would require a 12 -18 socket with a 5-8 mm socket on the end, the only thing that comes to mind is that he pulled the flame sensor and cleaned it?? A good basic service would...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD - UAMC A/C compressor, uamc, reminder service
uamc, reminder service, circuit breaker: You have either a capacitor or a relay that has gone bad. Very common but you should have a warranty to cover that with only a service call and shipping and handling. Call a qualified technician to come out and you should be covered. Keep those filters changed...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RUUD vs GOODMAN HVAC, allexpert, decent deal
allexpert, decent deal, home appliances: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rubbery-Smell from Heating Unit, rubber grommet, unit heat
rubber grommet, unit heat, motor mounts: Ali Hou, I don t know of anything in your unit that is rubber outside of the motor mounts that attach the motor to the bracket and maybe a rubber grommet or two. I think your best option is to crawl; in the attic and open up the furnace compartments and...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd 90+ Furnace Problem, proper drainage, manifold pressure
proper drainage, manifold pressure, time joe: Joe, Thanks for the added information, I would still check the flu piping, after the furnace is repaired, I would also have them recheck for level, the furnace being out of level, especially if the furnace is low in the rear can cause combustion problems....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd 90 Plus Furnace problem, trouble lights, loose connections
trouble lights, loose connections, powr: look for defective /corroded /loose connections rather than defective switch as for replacng switch, turn off all powr first. there is probably a supplier/ or even a alternative manufacturer check the unit for millibar pressure rating also check for...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd 90 plus Furnace Burner Problems, flame sensor, gas furnace
flame sensor, gas furnace, vacuum pressure: Dino, The pressure would be the most likely cause or this type of a problem, but the outlet for the pressure could be a factor. I didn t suspect it because you have changed the draft inducer motor and the ignition sequence starts. There is a pressure switch...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd Air Conditioner, rudd furnace air conditioning, floor vents
rudd furnace air conditioning, floor vents, air conditioning units: In response to your question, you should have a 14-18 degree difference for your return air to the supply air I would recommend you find a service company to come in and check the charge and metering device sometimes second opinions may help resolve problems...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd Airconditioner, unit thanks, fan switch
unit thanks, fan switch, c unit: Sorry for the delay, the site has be unaccessible. The indoor unit is on a different circuit than the outdoor unit. Make sure there are no breakers tripped that control the indoor unit. If no breakers are tripped, try turning the fan switch to on from auto...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd A/C, rental buildings, board hope
rental buildings, board hope, ohm meter: Hello Charles, That doesn t sound like a bad board. Whatever plug you removed from the board probably has a shorted wire or a shorted component (limit switch, gas valve, ect). Check all the wiring for shorts to the furnace cabinet. You really need an ohm...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd Furnace, exhaust pipes, rudd furnace
exhaust pipes, rudd furnace, head scratchers: when i get to the head scratchers i always fall back to the basics. I would use a manometer to determine the actual pressure at the combustion switch, to make sure the switch was not off. as for the sucking noise, sounds as if the flame is running up the venture......could...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd Furnace Troubleshooting, printed circuit board, few limits
printed circuit board, few limits, limit switch: Steven, You have a few limits depending on the style of furnace, upflow or downflow. Look for a red wire that goes from the printed circuit board, it may go into 1 safety and then out and onto the next. Some safeties are auto reset and others are manual...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd Furnace Troubleshooting, limit switches, limit switch
limit switches, limit switch, happy new year: There are probably 3 or 4 limit switches on your furnace hiding here & there around the burners & flue pipe. Generally, they are manual reset. A little red button will pop OUT when open. The cause to open remains to be determined but they are operated by heat....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd Furnace Troubleshooting, freak wind, continuity test
freak wind, continuity test, exact temperature: Steven, A limit is a switch designed to open when a temperature gets too high. There are often more than one limit on a furnace and they are mostly located in the burner compartment, but also can be found in the blower area. When one of the limits opens...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd Furnace Troubleshooting, allexpert, limit switch
allexpert, limit switch, home appliances: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd Furnace Troubleshooting, limit switch, makes and models
limit switch, makes and models, furnace: Steven, A limit switch being open is usually because the furnace over heated due to not getting enough return air through a dirty filter or blocked return air grill/grills. I don t keep liuature on the hundreds of makes and models of furnaces so I have no...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd Furnace, brain failure, brain control
brain failure, brain control, c mode: Sounds like you are having brain failure. Since I do not know what kind of unit you have, this is a guess. In A/C mode it should not be checking the limit switch. If the brain (control box) is failing, the fan runs all the time. This is a delault setting,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd Heat Pump 13 years old, allexpert, home appliances
allexpert, home appliances, hvac service: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd heat pump: Airflow does not stop, heat cycles, intermittent problem
heat cycles, intermittent problem, fan switch: Sounds like there may be 2 problems going on. One is the fan switch is stuck on. The circuit board contains the fan switch & the board has to be replaced to repair. Second is the fan is Loading up to a higher pressure, then relieving to cause the pulsating...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd No Pilot Furnace, allexpert, home appliances
allexpert, home appliances, hvac service: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd Silouette II Furnace, hairline crack, flame sensor
hairline crack, flame sensor, silhouette series: Jay, What you are seeing is a classic symptom of an ignition that is not sensing that there is a flame. Locate the flame sensor rod and clean it with a scotchbrite pad or steel wool. Be careful not to stress the porcelain mounting of the flame sensor -...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rudd Super Achiever 80 series, butterfly gas, gas valve
butterfly gas, gas valve, gas meter: Problem with answering these questions, Virgil is not knowing the details of all these furnaces. So I can only answer them, like yours in a generic way. So I would say there are 2 gas valves to turn on to get heat. One on the gas line to the furnace & one...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Run Capacitor problem, power spikes, quiet hum
power spikes, quiet hum, gmail: I have found bad run caps in the past, and replacing them does not always fix the problem. I would go and get a new motor and run cap installed. If you are getting power spikes, those can ruin the run cap and/or motor. Loose electrical connections can cause...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Running the AC in the winter in Minnesota, crankcase heater, liquid refrigerant
crankcase heater, liquid refrigerant, weather operation: Peter, Some precautions to be able to run your A/C during the winter, A low ambient kit and a crankcase heater should be installed. You didn t mention outside ambient, but snow level should also be considered. The low ambient kit would allow the fan to...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Running my fan only on my unit, gas fireplace, gmail
gas fireplace, gmail, furnace: Considering the cost to run the fan, the cost is not much. You are not going to hurt anything by doing so. If you fireplace is gas, and the furnace is gas, you will get more heat from the gas you burn in the furnace vs. the fireplace. Good luck Craig...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rusted pan in air handler, open valves, air handler
open valves, air handler, drain pan: WOW ! That capacitor costs $3. Greed wins over all. Now here s what to do for about $60 +/-. Pump down the freon. You will need a gauge to do that.Hook the gauge on the suction line service valve at the outside unit.Now, remove the cap on the liquid line service...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Rusty water from condensat pipe, drip pan, rusty water
drip pan, rusty water, ac unit: Olga, Assuming that your talking a refrigerated air conditioning system? that is installed in or on your house some place? There is nothing that can rust that would cause the water be rusty. The people who installed your AC unit add there own drain pipe...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud 90Plus 1985 furnace, gas furnaces, exhust
gas furnaces, exhust, pressure switch: Unless you or you dad have experence working on gas furnaces I recommend you calling someone in. A furnace has many safties in place, and have to work just right. If it has been awhile, then a call would be good, and hopefully you insist they analize the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Ac condensor fan, johnstone supply, fuse panel
johnstone supply, fuse panel, efficiency unit: David, I would agree with you, this sounds like it could be a run capacitor problem, a fairly inexpensive repair. A local Graingers or Johnstone Supply should be able to help you out, check to see if it is a dual capacitor get the ufd ratings off the body...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Achiever 90 Plus, vent system, purple wire
vent system, purple wire, orange hose: You are right on Casey, that is a malfunctioning air pressure switch. Need to remove the hose from the motor & blow thru it, then inspect the pressure switch & motor openings for crud. Put the hose on the switch & gently blow thru it to hear the click of the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud A/C Condenser Connections, wire nuts, condensing unit
wire nuts, condensing unit, condenser: Hello Kevin, We stopped doing Central Air several years back, so our knowledge is limited, seems like the brain removed the old info and filled it with things we do work on. But a push on connector is typical, it just has to be on tight to make a good...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud A/C condenser, home owners insurance, central air conditioner
home owners insurance, central air conditioner, better business bureau: Christine Sounds very suspicious to me? I guess anything is posable, even if your refrigerant leaked out it wouldn t mean your compressor is shot. Did you see where the leak was? It s easy to loosen a connection whereas the refrigerant will leak out. There...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud A/C and Heating Unit, purge cycle, emery cloth
purge cycle, emery cloth, flame sensor: Kenny, I m not sure what s going on with your furnace? The fan on On or Auto switch on your thermostat is just a manual switch so that you can turn the blower on. When your furnace is in the heat mode your blower is started by a fan control in the furnace...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud A/C problems, furnace system, allexpert
furnace system, allexpert, home appliances: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Central Air for mobile home, strip heat, heat strip
strip heat, heat strip, electrical experience: Buck, You should have a heat pump that provides both air conditioning and heat, and would only need the backup strip heat if the outdoor temperature is very cold or if the heat pump fails. If you can send me the type of system you have: a package unit [one...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Central Heat and Air, central heating and air, copper tubing
central heating and air, copper tubing, flow volume: A normal handyman can not do this type of installation. Do you have a way to silver solder? A set of A/C gauges (for the type of freon in your unit) (different brands have different freons). You need a good vacumme pump & micron gauge. If you have all of this...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Filter Location, air furnace, filter rack
air furnace, filter rack, maximum comfort: Mark, Filters get installed at the return air grille (hinged and opens to hold a filter), inside the furnace (remove the solid blower compartment door to see if there is a filter rack), or in the duct somewhere ahead of the furnace. If the duct is the legitimate...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Furnace rattle, quiet mornings, combustion chamber
quiet mornings, combustion chamber, high efficiency: Doug, it sounds like a problem with the heat exchanger. It may have developed a crack and as the exchanger heats up, it will make sometimes a sound as you describe, or a loud bang when it expands. It needs to be checked ASAP as carbon monoxide could enter...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Furnace repair, hot surface ignitor, exhaust gas analyzer
hot surface ignitor, exhaust gas analyzer, flame sensor: They are not all that hard to remove and install, but they have to be adjusted perfectly to light and sense the flame. Also, depending on which kind of ignitor and sensor used, if you touch in the wrong spot, or get dirt or something of the like, they can...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud forced air heater nightmare, gas valve, blower fan
gas valve, blower fan, pg e: 1/4 psig sounds strange. On gas appliances there is a regulator directly before the appliace, or at the meter. If the unit is natural gas, it operates on 3.5 inches of water column. If it is propane, it operates at 11 inches of water column. The pressure needs...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Gas Furnace, gas furnace, gmail
gas furnace, gmail, thermostat: Remove the t-stat from the wall and put the wires togather. The R G and W wires connect will give you heat. If the heat comes on, then you know the t-stat is bad. If you do not get heat, then you will have to cont. to look for the problem. Craig achelpguy@gmail.co...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Heat Exchanger, lifetime warranty, heat exchanger
lifetime warranty, heat exchanger, model numbers: Richard, I don t keep liuature on furnace makes and model numbers, If I were in business I would call my Ruud/Rheem furnace dealer and have them check it out. If you have a furnace part that is under warranty you need to go through a dealer that handles...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Heat Pump, condenser fan motor, time delay switch
condenser fan motor, time delay switch, wire colors: Wire colors can be different on different brands so I would be helpless seeing a circuit board. You can try to proof the circuit board by trying this if you want. Check the wire colors from the stat at R & Y1. Follow those wires ALL THE WAY THRU the furnace...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Home A/C System, furnace system, gmail
furnace system, gmail, c unit: Well, here is the deal, the fan motor is going bad, or the run cap is bad or both. You can try and replace just the run cap and see if that helps. It not, replace the motor. If I had to guess, the motor is bad. You should be able to get the motor and run...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud home heat pump system, pin hole leaks, brazed joints
pin hole leaks, brazed joints, mechanical fittings: Jes, The home system is nothing like a automotive system, that s where this thinking comes from, your home system is brazed shut with some mechanical fittings at the indoor unit or outdoor unit sometimes. If your system is leaking freon it is more than...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Silhouette Gas Furnace Problem, natural gas heat, thermostat control
natural gas heat, thermostat control, jumper wire: Stan, Usually there is a lockout controller whenever heat pumps are used with fossil fuel as a backup heater. Since I don t know how that is done on your system I am at a bit of a loss as to what to tell you do in general because it sounds as if you could...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Silhouette II heater won't make heat, troubleshooting flowchart, flame sensor
troubleshooting flowchart, flame sensor, light flashes: Unless you have experence working the the gas part of the furnace, I would not mess with it. The flame sensor in some cases can be cleaned; if handled wrong, it will be ruined. There are several safties in the unit, and it may not even be the flame sensor....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud Sillhouette 2, gas furnace, steel rod
gas furnace, steel rod, steel wool: So you are telling me the furnace only has flame for 15 sec. and goes out. This is called short cycling. The first thing to suspect is the sensor rod. (1/8 dia, steel rod 3 to 4 long. This rod sits in the flame & tells the brain that there is a flame...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud UGEB 90+ furnace cross lighter plugged, ribbon style, bountyhunter
ribbon style, bountyhunter, hazardous condition: Before you start drilling, I would check into getting a new burner/heat exchanger. I do not think the unit you have is all that old, and might be able to get it under a warranty. If you start drilling, you will void the warranty. I do not think drilling...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Ruud, freeze ups, dirty filters
freeze ups, dirty filters, cooling coil: Richard, There are a thousand or so different makes and models of heating and cooling units, I don t have liuature for looking up makes and model numbers, even so there are numerous ways and positions for installing cooling coils in units. The easiest way...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RuudFurnace Problem, draft inducer, motor shaft
draft inducer, motor shaft, blower motor: Steve, Sounds like your motor is dead or at least dieing. It could be a capacitor but I would lean towards the motor going bad, You might try squirting a couple of drops of oil on the motor shaft where it goes into the motor and see if that helps. If...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RV AC, allexpert, terry travel
allexpert, terry travel, sweatbox: Hello John, Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwa ves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RV Air Conditioner, coleman mach 3, rv air
coleman mach 3, rv air, relay circuit: Either a relay, circuit board, or some other electrical component feeding the compressor has failed. You may be able to open it up and visually see which component burned. It also may have failed because the compressor is locked up. Unless this part is very...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RV Air conditioning problem, duo therm air conditioner, rv air
duo therm air conditioner, rv air, fifth wheel: Bruce, Air Conditioners on RV s are not really within my area. Refrigerated A/C units have a time delay between off and on, the blower may run but the compressor once it shuts down won t start for a few minutes. It sounds like your unit is not getting enough...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: RV -Coleman AC, dry nitrogen, rv dealers
dry nitrogen, rv dealers, 5th wheel: i think i have already answered this one i will check with my auto air con engineer i am sure there is a combination gas that can be used rather than replacing the system you would remove existing gas and purge with dry nitrogen then ad required amount...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: r-22 freon, freon, dramatics
freon, dramatics, refrigerant: Hi Karen. I doubt if you will be able to find any projections on future cost, however when R-12 was phased out, at the least cost it was less than $1.00 a pound, you could purchase a 30 lb cylinder for $28. Within 5 years of the stopping of production of R-12...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: r-22 and r-410a, allexpert, home appliances
allexpert, home appliances, hvac service: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: r134a injection baseline, freezer section, compressor cycle
freezer section, compressor cycle, replacement compressor: Where may I ask did I insult you? Here is my response. It s done with a liquid charge. When the container is filled, it s filled to the amount needed and your system should be fully charged. There may be other problems...a restriction, a bad solder...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiant floor heat, electric space heater, radiant floor heat
electric space heater, radiant floor heat, tankless water heater: I live in Montana & have a night time set back to 64 degrees. The low temps fall to -40. In the coldest month the bill runs up to $120 in natural gas (1,200 sq main floor)(full basement)(3/4 second floor). The new Trane unit is a cheap one & is not efficient....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiant floor heat, electric space heater, radiant floor heat
electric space heater, radiant floor heat, tankless water heater: Brian, I don t have experience with radiant heat and I don t know what your particular home might need. The big thing with heating and utility bills is the ability keep the cold out and the warm in. You might do better by spending your money on reducing...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiant floor heat, electric space heater, radiant floor heat
electric space heater, radiant floor heat, tankless water heater: Brian, I don t have experience with radiant heat and I don t know what your particular home might need. The big thing with heating and utility bills is the ability keep the cold out and the warm in. You might do better by spending your money on reducing...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiant floor heat, radiant floor heat, double pane
radiant floor heat, double pane, metal pipe: If the unit vents in metal pipe it is an 80% AFUE (second rate). If it vents in plastic pipe it is an 90% AFUE (the best)(condensing type). Floor heat is comfortable, not efficient unless the heater is a condensing model. Efficiency is done at the unit, and...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiant floor heat, electric space heater, radiant floor heat
electric space heater, radiant floor heat, tankless water heater: Thanks for the question. Yes you could add radiant heating. Its works really well (even w/carpet). Before I would recommend this installation I would have a HVAC company come out and look at your existing system. It sounds like you may be able to have...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiant floor heating, hydronic heat, radiant floor heating
hydronic heat, radiant floor heating, pressure relief valve: sounbds like you may either have some sort of restriction or the tubing has coted with magnatint/ sludge (fairly unusual if you r only using plastic piping) try adding a good cleanser to the water and flush it round as per instructions. let me know how...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiant floor heating system, radiant floor heat, line voltage thermostat
radiant floor heat, line voltage thermostat, control boiler: Ken, Most of the older systems run the pump off a relay, with the signal coming from the operator. On some in my area, same era, the line voltage thermostat actually runs everything, with the signal coming from the thermostat. If the pump cycles off try...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiant floor heating, radiant floor heating system, radiant floor heating
radiant floor heating system, radiant floor heating, floor joists: Hello Adam, this would be more of a construction problem. I would have a contractor look at the structure and make you some recommendations. It sounds like the system is operating normally there is just a structure problem in getting the heat through the floors....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiant heat is too hot in house, cast iron boilers, cast iron burner
cast iron boilers, cast iron burner, radiant heat floor: i would suggest two options first a non return valve in the return of the floor circuit so that heat does not rise thermally in the reverse direction (known as backfeeding) or perhaps a mixing valve fitted between flow and return regards larry ...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiator conections to boiler, allexpert, home appliances
allexpert, home appliances, conections: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiators, hot water heat, elbow joint
hot water heat, elbow joint, microsoft paint: The valve probably serves 2 purposes. First to shut off the flow of either steam or water to the radiator depending upon wether you have steam or hot water heat and second it probably acts as a regulator to regulate the amount of steam or hot water that...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiators, hot water systems, vent air
hot water systems, vent air, elbow joint: Send me a pic to brainard@in-tch.com It sounds like the air-vent. Air gets traped in hot water systems and collects at high points in the system. These air vents remove the traped air so the radiator can work. Is there a pipe hooked at this valve or is it...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiators, hot water radiator, hot water system
hot water radiator, hot water system, steam system: Rob, Is it a hot water system, or steam system? Actually if it has the proper safety controls that either one is supposed to have neither would be dangerous or be harmed from turning off individual radiators. Since I don t live in New York City and I m...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Some radiators hotter than others, hot water radiator, allexpert
hot water radiator, allexpert, home appliances: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: radiators, steam radiator, elbow joint
steam radiator, elbow joint, microsoft paint: Hello Heath, this should be the control valve for this individual radiator. It will close off the amount of steam entering the radiator. I takes a long time for a steam radiator to begin to cool off, and will also take a long time to heat back up, this would...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rain soft treatment system, brine tank, water softner salt
brine tank, water softner salt, solar salt: Thanks for the question. Having the instruction would be a good thing. It will tell you some info. Like how much salt you should put in. As for what kind of salt I have always been told to ask for water softner salt and they know what to give you.... ...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: ran rotation, degree difference, gmail
degree difference, gmail, condensor fan: You need to clearify what temp difference you are talking about first of all. Now, the cond fan more is reverable if it has the exteranal leads on it that will allow the rotation to be switched. The are normally short wires with plugs on the ends. Switching...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: more in re: my earlier question, 220v wiring, thanks for your patience
220v wiring, thanks for your patience, c unit: Jason, 24 volt power from your inside unit which is on a separate 110 breaker goes from the thermostat to the outside unit contactor, the contactor is just a switch for the 220 power that is hot going to the contactor as long as the breaker is on, when the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: re fan motor for old central air, split units, gmail
split units, gmail, condensing unit: I am not sure what you have, but there is a chance you can get just the outside unit. Now, all manufactors do not recommend mismatched units, but mismatched will work.. If you can replace just the coil on the top of the furnace, and the cond unit, then that...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: re: kenmore 90 series, series model, appliance parts
series model, appliance parts, home appliance: Hello Brendan, Got to keep all the information together.....I answer emails all day long and this is not my forum so I can not go into the history to find all the other information you supplied. Copy and paste all the information into one...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: re smelly fridge, freezer section, appliance parts
freezer section, appliance parts, home appliance: You may have to remove the panel inside the freezer section to identify the smell....Let me know what you find....If you need further assistance, feel free to email us at sales@affordableappliance.com or you can visit our website at http://www.affordableappliance.com...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: re:tenant tampering with air conditioner, air conditoner, voltage wires
air conditoner, voltage wires, criminal offense: Well, Kelly I could say evict the tenants & you ll find out !Naw, just kidding. The tenants could run the cooling by jumping across 3 low voltage wires in the furnace, bypassing your thermostat. The bath jets are usually 240 volts. Those circuits should not...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: re-Wiring a Honeywell T87F Wall Thermostat, wall thermostat, honeywell t87f
wall thermostat, honeywell t87f, gas heat: Marci, On a T87 thermostat the terminal designation is R,W,Y. G is ground, R,W, is for heat, R,Y is for cooling . The R is the hot 24 volt wire. I m assuming you have gas heat electric cool but that may be wrong? I have no Idea what O or 4 designates...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Is this really true? A/C question, gas furnace, carrier performance
gas furnace, carrier performance, afue: That is the nature of salesmen . Sorry. Ask for a quote & refuse to tell them what anyone else said. Get a price & facts. Two stage is GOOD. That means the burners & gas valve, run at a lower (saving money) setting, when it is not to cold outside. Variable...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: recharge Trane heat pump, trane heat pump, vacuum pump
trane heat pump, vacuum pump, r22: No you don t release it,just take off the middle hose off the Vacuum pump and put it on the R-22 tank. You are supposed to charge with Gas so you don t slug the Comp with liquid,it s slower but safer that way,you can put liquid in but do it slow keep checking...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: recommeded central ht and air system, heat pump, ht
heat pump, ht, electricity: Dan, Where I live gas is 4-5 times cheaper to heat with then electricity, I don t know about your utility company rates? I think heating and cooling for residential is pretty much equal if you compare the same specifications. I would consider availability...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: red "check" light on Comfortmaker, comfortmaker, gmail
comfortmaker, gmail, thanks in advance: without seeing the unit, I am not sure what the red light means. It would appear that the device that turns the fan on and off defective, and needs replaced. It could also the the control board as well. You could also have something else wrong, but hard...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: How to reduce noice and vibration from the AC, comfortmaker gas furnace, boris boris
comfortmaker gas furnace, boris boris, horizontal furnace: Boris, The noise problem that you are experiencing is why my company will NEVER install a furnace or air handler directly on rafters. For a horizontal furnace we suspend them from the top chord of the truss. You have several ways to do it, but it depends...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: reduction of noise for performance venue, cubic feet per minute, hvac noise
cubic feet per minute, hvac noise, box shape: 1) a physically larger unit (motor & blower) moves the same volume of air at a slower speed. Where can we purchase such a unit? A. You can slow the speed enough to deliver any volume of air below it s maximum. I don t know what your buying...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: reeferr condenser fan, ketchum id, aa batteries
ketchum id, aa batteries, closest service: Sorry....There has been many issues with this control board and motor and GE is hiding it from you. There have been many bulletins and resolutions for this unit. Call GE And be persistant. If they can make you go away, they will do so. Good Luck, Eri...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: reem furnace, pvc pipe, couple hours
pvc pipe, couple hours, furnace: To start off with, have you determined if the t-stat is cycling the unit on and off, or is the unit doing it. I am not sure which way to go, and have seen both the t-stat be the problem and the unit. Turn the stat up to like 90 or something and see if the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refidgerator repair, propane fridge, freeon
propane fridge, freeon, freon: Raymond, Your question is beyond my scope of expertise but I do know that the refrigerator needs to be level to work properly, more so it needs to be lever on gas then it dose on electric. I m not sure of the particulars but it has to do with the freon equalizing...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refigerated air condition, upstairs unit, downstairs unit
upstairs unit, downstairs unit, upstairs rooms: Two air vents are not doing the job. They need a power vent or two. Regular vents are $10, power vents are $100. Guess what, the insulation is not thick enough. 6 is the bear min. allowed. The HOT in the attic is overwhelming the A/C ducts. The home builder...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refigerator fan keeps running., fridgedaire, cold breeze
fridgedaire, cold breeze, model number: Hello Edward, You have to keep replying to the same thread, I cannot see the previous stuff because you now have two questions on the go. I need the model number, without it, I cannot tell if you have adaptive defrost and electronics or a manual defrost...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refigerator/freezer gasket leaking, call charges, appliance parts
call charges, appliance parts, home appliance: Normally Service call charges are good for at least 30 days. I would call them back myself. What did they do the last time when they were there to repair the unit? If you need further assistance, feel free to email us at sales@affordableappliance.com or...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refigerator is to warm, compressor runs continually, continuity test, 3 things
continuity test, 3 things, evaporator: Ed, Continuity test for each component. Either way, I always replace all 3 components since I m in there anyway. Unplug the fridge overnight if you do though. Everything must be cold to test it though. First, make sure the fan is tuning ok too - that will...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refigerator won't turn on and off automatically, kenmore refrigerator, question thanks
kenmore refrigerator, question thanks, appliance parts: Would you be speaking of the power saver switch? I still question the idea of disconnecting a wire from the timer? Been around for a long time and can pretty much figure out what people are saying. Please try to be more descriptive. With the compressor...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refigerator, kenmore refrigerator, fan blade
kenmore refrigerator, fan blade, blow dryer: Follow our last set of instructions to gain access to the evaporator coils for frost build up and also the fan blade and motor are in this area also....If you need further assistance, feel free to e-mail us at sales@affordableappliance.com or you can visit...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refinishing the top of a wood burning heat stove, heat resistant paint, sheet metal job shop
heat resistant paint, sheet metal job shop, heat resistant material: David, I don t know of any finish available to the general population that will last on the top of a wood burner. The only tile I know of is the kind they use on the space ships? You can go to a sheet metal job shop or a kitchen equipment type shop and...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refirdgerator - water in bottom, refrigerator section, dear ann
refrigerator section, dear ann, drain tube: Do the same thing again...The water is not draining down the tube and is building up in the freezer..then overflowing into the refrigerator section. If you have an ice maker, turn off the water or turn the unit off. Turning off the water would be best....Just...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, refrigerator section, vent area
refrigerator section, vent area, residential unit: All of the refrigeration of a residential unit is in the freezer. If the freezer is working, there is only a damper that allows cool air to migrate into the refrigerator portion. Look for this opening in the top or rear of the refrigerator section to be sure...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, freezer section, repair man
freezer section, repair man, appliance parts: It s more than a simple water filter....Got any ice building up on the outside of the rear panel in the freezer section? If you need further assistance, feel free to email us at sales@affordableappliance.com or you can visit our website at http://www.affordableappliance.com...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, water line, bigger city
water line, bigger city, local service: Hi Craig, As per my description I am unable to offer much technical advice but I am pretty sure that your drain needs to be cleaned. It happens every few years on most refrigerators and is the most likely cause for the water accumulation, especially without...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, freezer section, kickplate
freezer section, kickplate, number id: Hello Peter, Sounds like one of your defrost components has failed. But the model number you supplied is invalid or you are outside the USA. You model number ID tag is in the fresh food cavity, either on the left wall, ceiling or down near the kickplate,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, kenmore refrigerator model 363, freezer wall
kenmore refrigerator model 363, freezer wall, warranty work: Darren, As it tell EVERYBODY that asks me: BUY THE CHEAPEST APPLIANCE YOU CAN FIND. THEY ARE ALL JUNK , AND WILL ALL LAST JUST AS LONG, CHEAP OR EXPENSIVE. COST MEANS NOTHING WITH APPLIANCES. SPEND THE MONEY ON SOMETHING WORTHWHILE. All day long I do warranty...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, sugar products, happy new year
sugar products, happy new year, lighter fluid: Without the model number, it is very hard to speak because I have no idea what type of system you have in your home. If it is self defrosting, you may have caught it in the defrost cycle which would explain the ticking and the loss of cool. Set both controls...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, refriderator, fridgerator
refriderator, fridgerator, campion: Hello Mikal, As you sure the compressor is actually running or is it overheating from simply trying to start. Unplug the refrigerator and let is cool for about 3 hours. Now plug it back in and tell me if you hear a click when the compressor...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, freezer section, holy day
freezer section, holy day, appliance parts: I guess before we really feel there is a problem, I will need to know the temperatures in the freezer and refrigerator sections. Put a thermometer in the freezer section for about 1/2 hoour and then get a reading. Do the same with teh refrigerator and let...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, appliance parts, freon
appliance parts, freon, home appliance: Hello Jill, You say you are hearing something humming and it could be the fan. Try to locate where the humming is coming from as this will help us narrow down what the problem could be. Also, I need the last digit of your model number..... If...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, pictorial views, number id
pictorial views, number id, freon: At this point I would make sure both my controls are set in the middle and I would allow the unit to stabalize for atleast the night. Check your door gaskets and the doors to make sure they have not dropped over time and not making a good seal. This would...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, freezer burn, english muffin
freezer burn, english muffin, moisture buildup: Normal ice crystals come from gaskets/doors that are not sealing properly. Take a good look at your door gaskets and let me know what kind of condition they are in. Are they sealing all the way around on all four sides? Waiting to hear from you, Eric...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, kenmore model, whilpool
kenmore model, whilpool, hot touch: Gerald, The hot touch might be from the fact that they run yoder loops through the liner that carry refrigerant through them as a way to aid in cooling. If the fridge is working hard, then these lines can get very hot. Just keep an eye on it. Just for your...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator too cold, refrigerator section, accurate answers
refrigerator section, accurate answers, campion: Dear Tammy, Bear with me on this one. I do not want you to turn the settings down to the lowest. I want you to set them both in the middle. Let me be the teacher and you be the student for help on this repair. I have many years in teh business...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator not cooling, freezer wall, fridge
freezer wall, fridge, restriction: Jonathan, Is there an ice build=up on the freezer wall or floor? If so, then let me know. Also, make sure that the freezer fan is working. If these are ok, then the unit has a bad compressor, a restriction, or a sealed system leak, which may still be covered...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator not cooling, freezer section, designer style
freezer section, designer style, hair dryer: Hello Theresa, First thing you want to do is remove the rear freezer panel inside the freezer section. Next, using a hair dryer only, remove all the frost build up and then plug it back in. This will give you about 4-6 days of perfect cooling...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator dimensions, whirpool, appliance parts
whirpool, appliance parts, home appliance: Click here for the information about your refrigerator. Unfortunately this is the users manual and does not include the dimensions. Most side by sides are approximately 36 inches wide if this helps http://www.whirlpool.com/assets/pdfs/literature/Use and...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator Freon Leak, bearer of bad news, freon leak
bearer of bad news, freon leak, hasp: You have damaged the system and the repair would probably exceed the value of the unit. Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but you learned a valuable lesson. Do not drill into units that contain freon. Thank you for your request and have a great day....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator freeze up, side by side fridge, model number
side by side fridge, model number, serial number: Hello Mike, First up, put both the controls in their middle settings and wait 12 hours, if you continue to have frozen items, tap the cold control when the refrigerator is running to see if that shuts it off. If so, you may need a cold control. Should...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator freezer not cold enough, purpose freezers, bearer of bad news
purpose freezers, bearer of bad news, lowes: Unfortunately, no there is not a special refrigerator for that purpose. Freezers only, will work because they call for a higher temperature. NO they never tell you that in the manuals, it could be considered helpful. lol Sorry to be the bearer of bad...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator-ice maker, business card size, freezerburn
business card size, freezerburn, series numbers: Hello Harry, In order for us to provide you accurate information and supply you with the correct manufactures part numbers , we will need the complete model number, serial number and batch or series numbers (if applicable) found on a business...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator ice maker, break into pieces, water valve
break into pieces, water valve, model number: Sounds like the water valve is not supplying enough water to the icemaker. Hand fill the icemaker tray full and see if the cubes come out whole, if they do, email us your make and model number so we can look up the valve. Thank you for your request, I...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator leaking, water supply line, ge model
water supply line, ge model, back bottom: Denver, It sounds like one of the John-Guess fittings is leaking, or if applicable, one of the compression fittings. Check for any water leaking out of any fitting on the water lines around the water valve (back/bottom of unit). The valve itself may be cracked...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator - motor 'hickup' at end of cycle, hickup, black dome
hickup, black dome, refridgerator: Hello Harry, Is the noise a clunking sound? As units get older some do get louder. Several reasons....as heat contracts and cold expands the tubing shifts slightly and could possibly be vibrating against the cabinet. Springs in the compressor...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator noise, pitched whine, noise signal
pitched whine, noise signal, appliance parts: Sounds to me like your compressor is trying to start but is not.....I would call someone immediately if the unit is not getting any colder. Find a place for your frozen foods real quick. If you need further assistance, feel free to email us at sales@affordableappliance.com...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator problems, business card size, series numbers
business card size, series numbers, number id: First thing I need is a complete model number. There are about 30 units with the same prefix as you have given me. In order for us to provide you accurate information and supply you with the correct manufactures part numbers , we will need the complete model...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator/ relay starter overload relay and capacitor, capacitor checker, overload relay
capacitor checker, overload relay, conectors: The relay is the item with two holes in it and connects to the side by side terminals. The overload connects to single pin. The relay is impossible to test out of circuit because when it draws amperage, the relay shifts then and only then. You can turn...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator runs almost continually., fridgedair, cylindrical object
fridgedair, cylindrical object, drain hole: The problem you are describing is a common one found in the majority of frost-free refrigerators today. The defrost cycle has failed to function. There are three major components which make up the defrost system. They are the defrost timer, defrost heater...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator won't defrost automaticly, freezer section, heater assembly
freezer section, heater assembly, appliance parts: Follow these instruction.....Unplug the unit. Remove the rear panel in the freezer section. Take a hair dryer and remove ALL the ice/frost build up in this area. Now, find the heater assembly that two wires go to and remove it from the freezer section....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerator, mr campion, freezer compartment
mr campion, freezer compartment, crisper drawer: WE do not have the look up on that model number, but from your description, it sounds like you have a drain block. You would have to remove the back panel of the interior of the freezer to find the cooling coils, below them is a drain hole, yours is blocked....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refridgerators, business card size, series numbers
business card size, series numbers, number id: Hello Lisa, In order for us to provide you accurate information and supply you with the correct manufactures part numbers , we will need the complete model number, serial number and batch or series numbers (if applicable) found on a business card...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrig will not cool top half, bottom shelves, intelligent answer
bottom shelves, intelligent answer, drain line: You were looking for areas where there is a gap allowing cold air out and warm air in. But there should not be ice in the lower part of the freezer, looks like your going to have to take the rear inside panel off the freezer cavity, that will expose your...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrig water filter, side by side fridge, cube tray
side by side fridge, cube tray, water filter: Mike, ONE REQUEST IS SUFFICIENT. THIS FORUM LIMITS THE AMOUNT OF QUESTIONS PER EXPERT TO 15, DO YOU REALIZE YOU USED UP 8 OF THOSE QUESTIONS FOR TODAY. NOW SEVEN PEOPLE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO GET THEIR QUESTION ANSWERED BECAUSE YOU HAVE TRIGGER FINGER....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrig water filter, mike sears, side by side fridge
mike sears, side by side fridge, cube tray: Sears happens to be the cheapest, you really need your manual for the instructions on changing the filter. Most times the water filter will not affect the icemaker functions. You could have a failed water valve. Doe the water dispenser still give water?...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrig water filter, mike sears, side by side fridge
mike sears, side by side fridge, cube tray: Sears happens to be the cheapest, you really need your manual for the instructions on changing the filter. Most times the water filter will not affect the icemaker functions. You could have a failed water valve. Doe the water dispenser still give water?...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigarator, two doors, gaskets
two doors, gaskets, freezer: Gary, there are heaters in the refrigerator that keep the doors from sweating around the gaskets. Sometimes there is a switch to turn them off, sometimes not, depends on the model. But if your freezer and refrigerator is warming up, that s why it s getting...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerated air conditioner, gmail, air conditioner
gmail, air conditioner, good luck: Wow, 68 is pretty cold. Generally speaking, the cool set point is between 75-78 and the HEATING set point is like 68. These temps can vary a little bit by taste, but I do believe that is realistic. The colder you set the unit, the more it is going to run,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerated air residential, electrical panel, reset switch
electrical panel, reset switch, untrained eye: First of all, I apologize for the delay, my computer crashed and it took the technician a full day to repair it. The snap is most likely the contactor energizing. If with the power to the outdoor unit off you open the electrical panel, it is the device that...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerated air, copper lines, unit thanks
copper lines, unit thanks, simple matter: Dan: I am sorry to tell you. Call a professional, pay the $400 to $500 to get it hooked up. The basic class on doing that is 10 days long (8 hours a day). It is way !!!!! to much to get into. Lots of pitfalls, most pitfalls that do not ruin the unit...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerater, food section, thermostat
food section, thermostat, restriction: Shirley, If the food is freezing in the food section, the thermostat needs replacing. If food is NOT freezing, then the compressor is bad, a sealed system leak has develop, or there is a sealed system restriction. In any of the 3 latter cases, the unit is...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigeration, paint brushes, baking soda
paint brushes, baking soda, refrigerator: Dear Sherry, I have put paint brushes and paint pans in plastic....sealing them well for future use without putting them in the refrigerator. As far as the smell....use baking soda. Pour it in a pan and place it in the refrigerator for a few...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigeration, kenmore refrigerator, kenmore model
kenmore refrigerator, kenmore model, refrigerator section: Actually Tim, the drain line from the freezer enters the refrigerator in the control panel and then into a tube inside the rear wall of the refrigerator. If you remove the control panel with I believe two screws screwed into the ceiling of the refrigerator...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigeration, freon gas, walk in cooler
freon gas, walk in cooler, appliance parts: Hello Gary, Too many variables....length of run..amount of freon..temperature...best left to the experts at the site. There are general charts which I don t have to send you in electronic format but there are charts online....check compreeor...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigeration repair, kenmore coldspot refrigerator, refrigeration repair
kenmore coldspot refrigerator, refrigeration repair, freezer section: Hello Wendy....A common blocked evaporator drain. Remove the rear panel in the freezer section and then take a hair dryer and remove all the ice forming underneath the evaporator in the evaporator drain pan. Once you have this ice out, you will see a drain...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigeration, freon gas, freon 12
freon gas, freon 12, capillary tube: Gary, the worst problem you will encounter is that if the unit continues to operate, you will loose the compressor. The oil for R-134a is not compatible with R-12. The oil will turn into acid and the compressor windings will eventually fail and the motor will...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, drain line, referance
drain line, referance, refrigerator: barbara, to be honest I ve never seen a refrigerator with the brand name of Inglish, and couldn t find any referance to it when I ran a search. But they all work the same. You probably have a stopped up drain. The defrost water from the freezer normally runs...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, freezer compartment, appliance parts
freezer compartment, appliance parts, home appliance: Hello Beth, You are experiencing a defrost problem. The auto-defrost system of your refrigerator is not working. It s most likely a defrost heater, terminator or timer. If you need further assistance, feel free to email us at sales@affordableappliance.com...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, kenmore refrigerator, refrigerator compartment
kenmore refrigerator, refrigerator compartment, freezer compartment: Hello Michael, You did not supply the first three digits to your model number which identify who actually made it, Kenmore is just a name, they make nothing. But it sounds like you have a Whirlpool, it will have a 106. in front of what you gave us....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator #RT 196 G, freezer section, whitewestinghouse
freezer section, whitewestinghouse, pictorial views: All Experts was having trouble with their site. The delay is there fault...Please close all the extra duplicate from your end as I cannot on this end. Hi Diane, The problem is coming from the freezer section when the defrost heater heats up...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, bearer of bad news, copper lines
bearer of bad news, copper lines, black tank: That is not air, that is freon/coolant. So keep your head away from there, you do not want to directly breathe it in, it can kill you. One side of the compressor, or tank as you are calling it, is factory crimped, the other lines go through the evaporator...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, frost free refrigerator, free refrigerators
frost free refrigerator, free refrigerators, freezer compartment: Hello Roln, No....you cannot remove the defrost timer. First and most important is the fact that if you remove the timer, your refrigerator will be non-functional. The compressor will not come on. Frost free refrigerators are designed differently...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, freezer section, amonnia
freezer section, amonnia, business card size: Actually the unit is run off Amonnia and transfers cooling through heat. Most often, these units leak and then it s not work repair because if they corrode from the inside in one area....another area is sure to follow in a short period of time. Anyone repairing...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, freezing liquids, frig
freezing liquids, frig, shelve: Karen, Was the compressor replaced under warranty with APPROVED repair parts? I m sorry if you thought I was an idiot! However, I didn t answer the question YET because I need you to answer the question I asked. Before you pass judgement, maybe you should...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, kenmore model, refrigerator
kenmore model, refrigerator, amps: Neil, If the compressor is still covered under warranty, then call for service. If not, then replace the start device. If the unit still trips after the repair, and it is NOT covered under warranty, expect to pay a very expensive repair bill (New compressor)....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, freezer models, evaporator coils
freezer models, evaporator coils, magic chef: The problem you are experiencing is normally a blocked evaporator drain line. Whether you have a side by side model or a top mount freezer the solution is relatively the same. Most top mount freezer models have a rear evaporator panel covering the aluminum...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, mechanical vibration, high pitch
mechanical vibration, high pitch, refrigator: If GE cannot identify the noise, I would have them remove it from my house and replace it with a new one. Those noises are usually heard when sealed system problems are beginning. How long have you owned it? If it is in the first 30 days, there should...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, hook ups, water valve
hook ups, water valve, water dispenser: There is a water valve in the back of the refrigerator behind the cardboard like cover, it has two solenoids, one for ice and one for water. When you push for water, do hear that little click in the door? Please reply with the model number of your unit,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, whirlpool refrigerator, relay switch
whirlpool refrigerator, relay switch, certified technician: Sounds like a relay is shorted or the compressor is shorted. To test the compressor, remove the relay and overload protector from the three terminals on the compressor. Now. take a flat headed screwdriver and make a deep scratch on the outside of the compressor...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, whirlpool refrigerator, refrigerator ice
whirlpool refrigerator, refrigerator ice, heating engineer: i am heating engineer not referigeration also i am uk based. however i think you will find there may be a small heating element that warms the tray to loosen the ice if this has failed this will perhaps be the cause of your problem regards Larry ...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, business card size, cube dispenser
business card size, cube dispenser, series numbers: The model number you have submitted to us is incomplete or not correct for your unit. In order for us to provide you accurate information and supply you with the correct manufactures part numbers , we will need the complete model number, serial number and...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, kenmore model, old refrigerator
kenmore model, old refrigerator, food section: Dear Bobby, Which section is not cooling as it should, fresh food or Freezer? All the cold comes from the freezer and is blown by a fan into the fresh food section. 10 years is not old for a refrigerator. Set your controls (both of them) to their...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, kelvinator refrigerator, refrigerator section
kelvinator refrigerator, refrigerator section, appliance parts: Dear Debbie, Look closely at the two controls that actually control youor refrigerator. One of them will have the word OFF listed on it. Set this control to the middle setting. Next, the other control is simply a vent to allow more or less...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, hunting camp, refrigerator
hunting camp, refrigerator, electricity: Dear Della, You should turn the unit off before shutting off the breaker, just cutting power is hard on the compressor and turning power on is hard on the compressor. So if you turn the unit off by the controls and turn it back on by the controls instead...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, sears kenmore, computer memory card
sears kenmore, computer memory card, r22: First, we need the model number to identify what you are talking about. And I don t understand what you mean, an compressor portion what kind of short can this pay? I don t understand. So we need the model number and the location of the board. What...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, food section, frig
food section, frig, fresh food: It sounds as though one of your defrost components have failed or you have a drain block. I need the model number and make of your refrigerator to go any further than that. Also, did you ever find water in the fresh food section. Thank you for your request,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, kitchen appliances, refrig
kitchen appliances, refrig, refrigerant: Burnie, I don t do refrigerator s or any type of kitchen appliances but, You shouldn t lay a refrigerator on it s side. It s really the compressor in the refrigerator that shouldn t be on it s side or refrigerant oil that should be in the bottom of the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, hotpoint refrigerator, refrigeration system
hotpoint refrigerator, refrigeration system, water leakage: Hello Bill. It sounds like the defrost control has gave up the ghost. On 95% of refrigerators, it is located just behind the panel on the front side at the bottom. There are only a few wires attaching it and would simple to replace. Since the unit will freeze...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator clunking nouise, refrigerator freezer, copper lines
refrigerator freezer, copper lines, certified technician: Dear Cheryl, Remove the rear cover if applicable and be sure it is the compressor making this noise. While paying special attention to the rear compressor area, have someone shut the refrigerator off. Sometime the noise comes from the copper...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator not getting cold, copper tubes, freezer compartment
copper tubes, freezer compartment, copper tube: Lori, It sounds like the sealed system has developed a leak. IT IS NOT REPAIRABLE!!! Whatever you do, do NOT let anybody talk you into topping up your fridge with freon (which is NOT the correct name for refrigerant by the way). Refrigerant NEVER wears...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator not cold enough, business card size, series numbers
business card size, series numbers, number id: Hello Frank.....Got a model number or brand to help me out....In order for us to provide you accurate information and supply you with the correct manufactures part numbers , we will need the complete model number, serial number and batch or series numbers...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator too cold, damper control, side by side fridge
damper control, side by side fridge, food section: HEllo Jun, On your particular model GE put a evaporator fan and a damper control in the fresh food section and the damper has a tendency to break at the hinge portion of the electronic damper control. In your case, the damper broke in the open...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator not cool enough, condenser coils, airflow vents
condenser coils, airflow vents, freezer section: To get you going through the weekend and this Holiday, Remove the food items from the freezer section and then the shelving. Now, remove the rear panel...you may have to use a hair dryer to get the frost/ice out of the way of the screws. Once you have the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator cooling problems, kenmore elite, appliance parts
kenmore elite, appliance parts, freon: Hello Greg, I would be looking at the compressor start relay first. If after replacing the relay, the compressor still does not start, you would probalby have a bad compressor. What is the model number of your unit? If you need further assistance...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator not defost by itself, campion, thermostat
campion, thermostat, 110 volts: Hello Michael, Since you replaced the heater and defrost thermostat the only other component is the main control board. Your part number is WR55X10552 and your cost is 89.95 7.95 shipping. Should you choose to order, follow this link: http://www.affordableappliance.com/orderforms.htm...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator door gasket installation, refrigerator door gasket, blow dryer
refrigerator door gasket, blow dryer, gasket: Hello Mary, Typically, when you open the door and pull back on the existing gasket, you will see a flat bar with screws in it, this bar pinches the gasket and holds it in place. The screws do not go through the gasket. You would want to make sure the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator door not sealing, bushings, freezer
bushings, freezer, gasket: Claudette, I have total faith in you, even if you ARE a female wink . Changing gaskets are a NIGHTMARE, even for me, and I ve been doing this for 12 years. On some doors, you can t replace just the gasket - the whole door needs changing. It is possible that...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: my refrigerator was dropped, model number, fridge
model number, fridge, electricity: Hello Michelle, Well dropping the unit is not a good thing, in itself, that would not cause a larger draw of electricity. If something is not functioning properly, then it is a possibility. Should you need further assistance, please supply the make...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator fan, model info, model number
model info, model number, refrigerator: Hello Scott, Since you did not supply a make or model number, it is difficult to answer intelligently. But typically, it does not run all the time, just when it is told to by the system. Please supply the make and model number so we can properly assist...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator fan, correct model, fan motor
correct model, fan motor, culprit: Deborah, The fan should have 2 wires going into it (not including the ground wire). If it looks like this wire ends at the fan, then I would suggest that it is the culprit. Get a new fan (the correct model), unplug the fridge, remove the old fan, remove the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator freeze up, soda cans, glass shelves
soda cans, glass shelves, wine cooler: Hello Jack, Unfortunately, we do not have anything for Marvel, not even the look up. But it does sound like a cold control issue, typically the part behind the knob has a probe or capillary that goes into the cavity, feeding that capillary in on the new...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator/freezer, whirlpool refrigerator, refrigerator freezer
whirlpool refrigerator, refrigerator freezer, happy new year: If it s just the compressor starting components....under 100.00 including service call. If it s a bad compressor....several hundred dollars. I hope this helps. If you need further assistance, feel free to continue corresponding here or email us directly...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator freezing, new pepsi cans, soda cans
new pepsi cans, soda cans, 12oz cans: Start from scratch...defrosting the unit and then plugging it back in with nothing in it. Monitor the temp and freezing for 24 hours to see if anything odd or strange happens. This way we can elminate any problems with the product. Let me now if I can help...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator freezing, back bottom, campion
back bottom, campion, thermostat: You hit the nail on the head......if you turn the thermostat to the off position, it should turn off each and every time. Your part nuber for the thermostat is WH9X491 and in new your cost is 81.95. I do have this item in good quality used for 41.00. Shipping...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator function problem, kenmore refrigerator, freezer section
kenmore refrigerator, freezer section, appliance parts: Hello Glen, Take a look in the freezer section paying special attention to the rear wall. Is there any frost built up in there? If you need further assistance, feel free to email us at sales@affordableappliance.com or you can visit our website...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator GE, freezer section, st onge
freezer section, st onge, business card size: In order for us to provide you accurate information and supply you with the correct manufactures part numbers , we will need the complete model number, serial number and batch or series numbers (if applicable) found on a business card size metal/foil plate....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator gasket is hot, sears kenmore refrigerator, freezer section
sears kenmore refrigerator, freezer section, accurate thanks: Most generally Mike, those fan motors are diehards. They can stall for weeks and start right back up without a problem for the life of the refrigerator. Others.....well, you have one. Bottom line is your part number is 833697 and your cost is 39.95 6.95...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator help, freezer models, whirlpool refrigerator
freezer models, whirlpool refrigerator, evaporator coils: The problem you are experiencing is normally a blocked evaporator drain line. Whether you have a side by side model or a top mount freezer the solution is relatively the same. Most top mount freezer models have a rear evaporator panel covering the aluminum...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator ice dispenser, refrigerator ice, electronic boards
refrigerator ice, electronic boards, appliance parts: There is a solenoid behind the rear freezer panel. I have seen this freeze and while frozen, it cannot shift the ice bucket augar assemble and thus only dispenses crushed ice. Might not need any parts at all......Remove the ice bucket and on the bottom of...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator ice & water dispenser, kenmore refrigerator, refrigerator ice
kenmore refrigerator, refrigerator ice, water and ice: Hello Tricia, I need the whole model number right from the ID tag inside the fresh food section to be able to pull up a diagram of your unit. Without it, I cannot tell if you pull the fountain assembly in front or not. Thank you for your request,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator insulation, odd question, refigerator
odd question, refigerator, effiency: You are correct, it is an odd question....I have never thought about it. In my opinion, further insulating the refrigerator should decrease the amount of time the refrigerator runs......providing the refrigerator door is not opened very often. Try it and...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator issue, whirlpool side by side refrigerator, side by side refrigerator
whirlpool side by side refrigerator, side by side refrigerator, whirlpool side by side: Christie, Please make sure the freezer fan is running. If it is, the defrost system has failed. I cannot access the wiring diagram for that unit, but by the parts breakdown, it looks like it has an adaptive defrost control system. If that is the case, replace...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator leak, drain tubes, clogged drain
drain tubes, clogged drain, kenmore 363: I know I answered this question earlier.....Bottom line is....when you disconnect the ice maker in the freezer section you are actually disconnecting the power source for the water inlet valve. If you saw water dripping, the valve is bad. There is no true...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator leaking water on the floor, business card size, series numbers
business card size, series numbers, number id: Need the real model number to help you.. The model number you have submitted to us is incomplete or not correct for your unit. In order for us to provide you accurate information and supply you with the correct manufactures part numbers , we will need the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator line cut, freon, responce
freon, responce, coupling: Hello Jeff, There is no coupling and depending on the location, it may or may not be repairable. There are special compounds for repairing lines, but then you would have to have a service valve soldered onto the unit and the system cleansed and then...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator odor, baking soda, appliance parts
baking soda, appliance parts, home appliance: Try putting a package of charcoal in the refrigerator...this will take several days but should absorb the odors.... Good Luck.....If you need further assistance, feel free to email us at sales@affordableappliance.com or you can visit our website at http://www.affordableappliance.com...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator odor, cervitor kitchens inc, drip pan
cervitor kitchens inc, drip pan, baking soda: I have had a few science projects in the work refrigerator here, as a matter of fact, it is probably time to do a fur scan and toss mission. Take care and have a wonderful week. The other workers owe you one and thanks for letting me know the cause. ...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator problem, maytag performa, evaporation pan
maytag performa, evaporation pan, refrigerator unit: Basically Dan....you have an evaporator drain line blocked. Remove all the items from the freezer section and then the rear panel. Once you have the rear panel removed, you will see a silver evaporator coil and this is actually what gets cold and freezes...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator problem, cold air blows, business card size
cold air blows, business card size, series numbers: Hello Steve, In order for us to provide you accurate information and supply you with the correct manufactures part numbers , we will need the complete model number, serial number and batch or series numbers (if applicable) found on a business...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator problem, freezer section, drain line
freezer section, drain line, bottom shelf: Hello S, Remove the rear panel in the freezer section and you will see aluminum evaporator coils. Underneath these coils is a drain line. Using a hair dryer remove all the ice forming in this area and then unblock the hole. This will allow the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator problem, kenmore elite trio, appliance parts
kenmore elite trio, appliance parts, home appliance: Hello Drew, How much frost/ice was behind the panel built up on and around the evaporator coils? Was it really a lot? Front to back and top to bottom? If you need further assistance, feel free to email us at sales@affordableappliance.com or...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator problem, kenmore refrigerator, freezer section
kenmore refrigerator, freezer section, freezer compartment: Your symptoms sound typical of a drain block. You need to remove the floor of the freezer section to expose the cooling coils. You will probably find some ice build up in there. It must be defrosted. Toward the back wall sitting lower that the cooling...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator problems, refrigerator section, freezer
refrigerator section, freezer, refrigeration: A residential refrigerator mechanically is actually only a freezer. All of the refrigeration is in the freezer, so if the freezer works, the refrigeration works. The refrigerator section has a vent from the freezer to allow air to cool this section. Either...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator question, fridge side by side, morgan morgan
fridge side by side, morgan morgan, condenser: Morgan, Remove the back panel, and see if the compressor is running. If the condenser fan IS running, and the compressor is NOT, then unplug the fridge, and remove the little white start device off of the compressor. Shake it. If it rattles, replace it. :...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator rust, whirlpool refrigerator, ocean front property
whirlpool refrigerator, ocean front property, surface rust: Hello Audrey, Boy, those manufacturers become more useless as time goes by. You should be able to have ocean front property and not have the door rusting out after only 3 years. The freezer door is part number L2204686, cost is $259.00. The fresh...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator shutting off, business card size, series numbers
business card size, series numbers, number id: Hello Phil, In order for us to provide you accurate information and supply you with the correct manufactures part numbers , we will need the complete model number, serial number and batch or series numbers (if applicable) found on a business card...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator smell, freezer compartment, birthday candles
freezer compartment, birthday candles, plastic containers: Maura, I can t recall this particular problem, but I have in the past recommended that people put little tubs of coffee in the fridge and freezer compartment ot eliminate smells. The tubs have to be changed in 1 week, and then again in 2. Quite a lenghty...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator is stuck in defrost mode, refrigerator section, magic chef
refrigerator section, magic chef, appliance parts: Why do you feel your unit is stuck in defrost? The defrost timer is located in the control panel in your refrigerator section. If you need further assistance you may continue emailing through this forum or vist our website at http://www.affordableappliance.com....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator unexplained heating problem, electronic thermometer, refrigerator section
electronic thermometer, refrigerator section, hello john: Hello John, The only thing I can think of is that the evaporator fan motor was running during the defrost cycle and blowing the heated air into the refrigerator section. The fan motor is controlled by the control board at the rear of the refrigerator....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator water dispenser, side by side refrigerator, monogram model
side by side refrigerator, monogram model, cruising altitude: Hi Eddy, First, kudos on replacing the water valve yourself. At the very least you’ve saved yourself some money and made my job a little easier. Anyway, here goes: Is the GE a freestanding or built-in monogram model? If it is a built-in this is a fairly...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator: no water dispensing, water supply valves, common denominator
water supply valves, common denominator, ro system: Not quite sure what is going on. The only common denominator is your water supply and the filter. Both have independent valve combined into one supply. Both are routed differently and both have different actuator sources. I would check for restrictions...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator water mech., water valve, water dispenser
water valve, water dispenser, solenoids: I would be looking at the water valve which is located in the rear of the machine, it is the blue plastic peice that your water inline is attached. It may not be opening because both options are disabled. That part number is 4318046, cost of new is $34.95....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator whirlpool ed25dq, whirlpool side by side, side by side fridge
whirlpool side by side, side by side fridge, moon ice: Sounds like you have a bad water valve. However, in order for us to provide you accurate information and supply you with the correct manufactures part numbers , we will need the complete model number, serial number and batch or series numbers (if applicable)...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator won't cool, but freezer does, maytag refrigerator, refrigerator freezer
maytag refrigerator, refrigerator freezer, maytag: Helen, I would suspect that either the defrost system has failed (even though the ice has not formed on the rear wall yet), or the unit has developed a sealed system leak, in which case it s time for a new fridge, unless the sealed system is still under warranty)....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator won't cool, but freezer does, maytag refrigerator, freezer section
maytag refrigerator, freezer section, light frost: Hello Helen, Remove some food from the freezer section and tell us if you have frost building up in the freezer section specifically on the rear wall. It may only be a light frost. If you need further assistance, feel free to e-mail us at sales@affordableappliance.com...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator won't work, refrigeration system, extreme system
refrigeration system, extreme system, thermostat: You may have damaged the compressor or the start components. A refrigeration system builds up extreme system pressure while running. When it cuts off by the thermostat, it will not restart for a period of time long enough for the system pressures to reduce....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: If my refrigerator is working fine, food section, frig
food section, frig, fresh food: Hello Sharad, What brand and model number is your refrigerator? Also, put both controls in their middle settings and get a thermometer and check the temperatures in the fresh food section when the unit is running and when it is not. I will need this...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator not working proprely, freezer section, point model
freezer section, point model, hot point: Hello Ashwin, You are going to have to remove the rear panel in the freezer section and look carefully at the silver coils called the evaporator. After the refrigerator has been running for approximately 1/2 hour, the evaporator should have...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerator, refrigerator section, freezer section
refrigerator section, freezer section, case scenarios: dennis, sounds like an air flow problem. You get the cold air for the refrigerator section from the freezer. You could have a defrost problem, any frost build up the freezer section? There could be a problem with the fan in the freezer section, do you hear...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigerators/ice makers, kenmore refrigerator, instruction books
kenmore refrigerator, instruction books, appliance parts: Hello Jennifer, Put a thermometer in the freezer for 10 minutes and tell me what the temperature in the freezer is. If you need further assistance, feel free to email us at sales@affordableappliance.com or you can visit our website at http://www.affordableappliance.com...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: refrigrator not getting cold, whirlpool refrigerator, freezer compartment
whirlpool refrigerator, freezer compartment, kickplate: Sonja, If the fridge is an automatic defrost model, there MUST be a freezer fan. MUST!!!. If that is not working, please make sure that the ice is not blocking it from turning. If it is free, but not turning, then replace the fan. If the fan is ok, then replace...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: regulations on condemning equipment, cracked heat, combustion chamber
cracked heat, combustion chamber, northwest energy: Jeremy, Unfortunately this happens a lot, we handle this with having the gas supplier and the homeowner signing a release of liability, if they will not sign off on it, you have the total authority of protecting the homeowner and your company from any...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: relay woes, loose connection, poor quality
loose connection, poor quality, woes: There are several things to check. First, be sure the coil and relay voltages and amp ratings are the correct for the compressor. Make sure the compressor wires are tight on the compressor, a loose connection can create heat that will fry the contacts in a...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: most reliable heat pump ?, sorry ann, heat pumps
sorry ann, heat pumps, warm summers: Hello Jim, I wish I could help you, but we do not do anything with heating or heat pumps, we are strictly appliances. But there are some other fellow experts out there that do specialize in heating and cooling and should be able to help. Sorry, Ann...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: relocating an air handler in a basement, rheem heat pump, basement remodel
rheem heat pump, basement remodel, copper tubing: Kathy, You are correct in fearing that there may be some damage to your unit if the situation you describe is not corrected right away. A load calculation for heat loss and heat gain is what should have been used to determine of the 2-ton system you...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: relocating exterior fan unit, copper lines, fan unit
copper lines, fan unit, c unit: If this is an a/c unit, and the refer lines were cut, then you will need to call an a/c contractor to evacuate and charge the system. This is not a process most homeowners can do. Also, the refer lines need to be brazed, and not soldiered..do not use soft...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: relocating exterior fan unit, copper lines, electrical line
copper lines, electrical line, fan unit: Jack, You can repair the electric, maybe the copper? You can t just sweat solder them together you have to use a special type of solder and it s more like a brazing process, When they cut the copper lines they contaminated the cooling system. After the copper...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: relocating outdoor AC unit, chain link fence, deck contractor
chain link fence, deck contractor, c unit: Matt & Emilie, I would stay away from roof mounting due to the height of the roof, if you can move it to close to the edge of the deck this should not be a problem or around the corner, keep in mind bedrooms and any where noise may be objectionable. Hope...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: relocating an outside central air unit?, concrete patio, c unit
concrete patio, c unit, electrician: Copper is expensive and depending on the city codes where you live, wiring takes an electrician to install. You can probably expect at least another $1000 to relocate to a different area due to high prices of copper. Thanks for the question and have a great...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: removal of bottom shelf in freezer, freezer wall, freezer section
freezer wall, freezer section, freezer compartment: I don t know how mechanically inclined you are, but on that unit the evaporator is on the back wall, so the control area must be removed first on that back freezer wall before you can take out the floor and sometimes, the freezer door must be removed to access...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: removal of whiteboard marker on fridge surface, refrigerator magnet, rubbing compound
refrigerator magnet, rubbing compound, hairspray: Try a refrigerator magnet to cover it......smiling. We get marked refrigerators in all the time and there really is no way to remove this marks without using an abrasive such as comet or a rubbing compound which normally takes off the shine. You can apply...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: remove air tower in refrigeratorn freezer, air tower, appliance parts
air tower, appliance parts, home appliance: Hello Kim, In order to remove the air tower, you have to remove the entire rear panel and the screws that secure the tower are on the reverse side of the panel.....It should come out very easily. How would mold get in there if the unit has been...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: how to remove the A/C outside unit, freon refrigerant, refrigeration units
freon refrigerant, refrigeration units, simple answer: Sorry Ab, The simple answer is no. The EPA regulates who may buy and thereby, who may service refrigeration units. You cannot disconnect without using freon/refrigerant. With training and hundreds, wait, thousands of dollars worth of equipment you can recover...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: How to remove an old central AC unit, propane tank, salvage yard
propane tank, salvage yard, epa fines: If the unit will come on and run, close the valve off on the bigger pipe and let it pump the freon into itself. Then, shut both valves at the unit and cut away. Just remember you have refrigerant trapped in the unit and a salvage yard will not take the coils...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: How to remove relay from compressor, loose connection, pins
loose connection, pins, attempts: Dan, Again, the answer is yes - replace the relay. Unless the actual pins on the compressor have an internal loose connection (which is NOT serviceable), then the relay could be making and breaking . It s a lot cheaper than all the food you might lose...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: remove timer knob on washer, alex dear, timer knob
alex dear, timer knob, valid model: Dear Alex, The model number you provided is not a valid model number. All Kenmore products begin with a BOLD three digit number followed by a period and then 7-10 more digits. Most of their stacked unit are manufactured by Frigidaire and until...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: removing the agitator from washing machine, saw blade, turquoise color
saw blade, turquoise color, agitator: My curiosity was peaking. Because I was thinking, if it isn t broke, don t fix it. I find people all the time wanting to clean under there for some reason. That is a fabulous idea, I will keep it to myself as to not ruin the idea. Have a great weekend....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: removing aprilair humidifier from furnace., hot water tank, humidifier unit
hot water tank, humidifier unit, aprilair humidifier: Sherry, Usual the 1/4 copper tubing that is attached to your copper pipe and connects to the humidifier is connected with what is called a saddle valve that has a little handle that you can turn off to stop the flow of water. If your water feed to the humidifier...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: removing compressor, chest freezer, sorry ann
chest freezer, sorry ann, freon: Dear Jo, No one can sell you the tag, it s purpose is to show the freon has been recovered safely and can only be put on by a technician that is freon certified. You cannot remove the compressor without letting out the freon because the freon is IN...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: removing icemaker, freezer wall, freezer space
freezer wall, freezer space, lynn powell: The ice maker is easily removed. There is two screws securing it to the side of the freezer wall and then one plug connecting it to the unit itself. The only thing you should do is block the hole where the water tube to fill the ice maker with water is.....Enjoy...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: removing stove top from Amana Gas range, bob gates, range model
bob gates, range model, gas range: Bob, I am not familiar with your particular stove, but if it has sealed burners, there are usually screws secruing the base to the burners tubes underneath the top. Remove a burner (like you did before), and see if there are screws there. Do not force the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: removing thermostat to replace, programmable thermostat, small screws
programmable thermostat, small screws, mercury switch: Patti, I don t know your particular thermostat but I m sure it has a sub base . After removing the front cover there should be two or three small screws that hold the front section with the mercury switch onto the sub base, The screws don t have anything...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: removing thermostat to replace, home thermostat, programmable thermostat
home thermostat, programmable thermostat, small screws: Patti, There will be a few small screws that you have to loosen to get the thermostat off of the subbase. Here is a picture of a common one - yours will probably be similar. http://static.howstuffworks.com/gif/home-thermostat-2.jpg Be sure to turn...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rental unit, storage tank, concrete floors
storage tank, concrete floors, solar wind: hi i am in UK so not aware of us prices if you give me the measurements in total of the area and wether its wooden or concrete floors and how many walls are external i will calculate the rough BTU you need as to costings in my personal opinion oil is...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: repair of gas dryer, flame sensor, gas valve
flame sensor, gas valve, concise answers: I certainly do think it is worth the repair. The coil kit is not a major repair. If you just put a belt and idler on it, it makes it even more worthwhile. Just the fact that you found somewhere that says the lifespan is 14 years and yours is 20 years...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: repair part, frigdaire, heater coil
frigdaire, heater coil, heating coil: Hello Alfred, Your parts for the heating coil are coming up non serviceable parts, even the whole heating coil itself, Frigidaire lists a number, 866-312-2117 for assistance. So unfortunately, I cannot help you and most other distributors cannot. ...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: repair of a Rudd furnace, rudd furnace, model sr
rudd furnace, model sr, cam switch: Hello Shawnia, The heat exchanger for that furnace is most likely not available. The last time I tried to to get one for an older model Rheem furnace (same as Ruud) it was no longer available. Even if it was, the cost of a replacement heat exchanger and fan-limit...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: repair or replace AC Unit, seperate units, several thousand dollars
seperate units, several thousand dollars, ac unit: Denise, I don t know where your air conditioner (inside unit) is installed? Is it a basement, crawl space under the house, attic, closet? You say the heat and air conditioner are separate units dose that mean your inside coil is not in a furnace. You shouldn...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: repairing central air conditioner, air conditioner compressor, central air conditioner
air conditioner compressor, central air conditioner, furnace control: Bill, Sounds like a bad blower motor. Motors come from the manufacturer permanently lubricated and there are no oil places on them. Over the years or in adverse conditions the bearings can dry up and cause friction when the motor runs. The friction causes...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: repairing a fan, bearer of bad news, fan repair
bearer of bad news, fan repair, speed number: Sorry....my expertise is with Major Home Appliances...Fan to me are throw-a-ways unless they are high dollar fans. Once you find out what is really wrong, parts are difficult to find. Till you put time and effort into the unit and then more time to search...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: repairing a fridgedaire dryer, thermal sensor, campion
thermal sensor, campion, holiday weekend: Dear Dino, Have you checked the voltage. If 1/2 of your breaker is tripped, you only have 110 volts at your dryer unit and while the motor can run, the dryer will not heat. For further help, we will need your make and complete model number of...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: repairing a smoky dryer, clothes dryer, appliance parts
clothes dryer, appliance parts, home appliance: Not real familar with the Hoover brand of clothes dryer....Are there any obviuos covers you can remove and see if you can find the source of the smoke? If you need further assistance, feel free to email us at sales@affordableappliance.com or you can visit...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: repalcinfg the freon after system opened, allexpert, home appliances
allexpert, home appliances, hvac service: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: repeat oil furnace transformer failure, furnace transformer, oil fired furnace
furnace transformer, oil fired furnace, flame detection: i think the best idea would be to change the whole controller all you would need to do is rewire the motor and transformer and supply and fit a magic eye to see the flame not a difficult job for an engineer that would upgrade your whole unit if your...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Should I replace 3yr old system or wait?, electric furnace, unitary product group
electric furnace, unitary product group, split unit: most modular homes have an electric furnace for heat this is more expensive to run. you can save a lot on your power bill if you replace your outside condenser with a heat split heat pump. your furnace will stay but will only be used as a back up for cold...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replace 8 yr old Trane 80% when replacing 23 yr old York AC unit?, seer unit, horizontal furnace
seer unit, horizontal furnace, old furnace: He was right to check close & find the second coil. There is nothing wrong with an 8 year old furnace. Trading an 80% for an 80% is nuts. If you can connect 2 coils to a 13 SEER they can be connected to a 12 SEER, 11 SEER or 10 SEER. A 13 is a high priced...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replace central A/C, aluminum tubing, rheem
aluminum tubing, rheem, air distribution: 3 ton should do well in CA. GOT to have good air distribution too. Lennox very expensive but good. Carrier uses too many special repair parts, York makes their own compressors & are expensive, Rheem coil spacing too close & catches dirt easy on the outside...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replace coil or new unit, aamsco, energy dollars
aamsco, energy dollars, condensor: If you can find an Aamsco that is near you...it s an HVAC Parts supplier, then let your service company know that they have a surplus stockpile of 10 and 12 SEER coils. That will eliminate the need for changing the condensor. If not, it will effect the performance,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replace electric baseboard heaters w/ furnace, electric baseboard heaters, seer rating
electric baseboard heaters, seer rating, wall heaters: in general a 960 sf house with good insulation 1.5 ton and maybe upto 80k btu gas heater. It is a good idea to have a load calculation done to make the right choice. as far as pricing $200-$300 per vent and trunk line. a typical system $5000-$7000 depend on...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replace electric baseboard heaters w/ furnace, electric baseboard heaters, heat load calculation
electric baseboard heaters, heat load calculation, friends and neighbors: Blaine, You are fortunate to live in such a beautiful area. I lived in Everett in the 80 s. I would get rid of the baseboard heaters quickly, and probably replace them with a forced air system, especially if you have natural gas on the property. The pocket...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: can I replace the evaporator coil and teh, furnace, failure
furnace, failure, evaporator coil: The average age of units is 10 to 12 years , before failure. You are on borrowed time. If the coil needs replaceing, I would do both the coil & outside unit. The coil & outside unit should be Matched to work properly. Assuming the furnace is of equal age,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replace or fix, pilot light, gaffers
pilot light, gaffers, certain age: Tony, I live and work in CA, I am not aware of any regulation that states you must replace a furnace due to age, safety yes, but not age. I have seen furnaces over 30 years old still plugging along, not very efficient, some people either can t afford...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: How to replace fridge water tank, bleach solution, new tank
bleach solution, new tank, water tank: Part number for a new tank is 61003306 and your cost through us would be 68.95 in new or 34.50 in good quality used. Shipping would be 6.95. You can always remove the tank and then soak it in a bleach solution. The bleach will remove any and normally all...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Can I replace a fuse?, time delay fuse, gas furnace
time delay fuse, gas furnace, ace hardware: The fuse outside of the furnace. Follow the wire from the furnace to an electrical box. It is supposed to be with in 2 of the furnace. Unscrew the fuse. Get a T-15 fuse. T on the fuse means that it is a time delay fuse. A regular fuse will blow quickly...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replace heating sys and add cental air, quality scale, ac unit
quality scale, ac unit, rheem: AJ, You are going to get a very wide opinion of brands depending on who you ask. Mostly, it is just a preference, but there has been some testing done by a leading consumer reporting magazine about reliability. American Standard (makes Trane also) has consistently...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replace with hvac or heat pump, propane heat, hvac contractor
propane heat, hvac contractor, gallon tanks: Phil, Sounds like you have a packaged unit everything in one box vs a split unit. What fan are you talking about the small ventor motor for the heat or the main blower motor.I you think either of the motor won t make it into the heat season and you...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replace present central air conditioning unit, central air conditioning, split system
central air conditioning, split system, c unit: Debra, The price you quoted sounds a bit high to me for a 4 ton replacement system installed. I question the size, 4 ton for 3400 square feet? Or do you have more then one unit cooling your home. I don t know what s available in your area for equipment...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replace or repair existing furnace, bryant furnace, furnace blower
bryant furnace, furnace blower, new furnaces: Most of the older furnaces (from the 70 s & 80 s) will go over30 years. They put a lot of steel into the chambers. Controls & motors are the only problem (just like the new furnaces). I charge about $160 to do the same replacement. Yes, they are putting it...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replaced the capacitor but unit won't cool, thermostate, repair man
thermostate, repair man, freon: Valirie, Sounds like everything is working as it should except the compressor, You need to check the compressor and see if its running, if its running check the large refrigerant line and see if it s cold. If the compressor is running and the large line...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replaced corrided fuses, furnace blower, intertherm
furnace blower, intertherm, hello bill: Dirt blows through the air & settles out. (moving air caused by the furnace blower) Anyway, you did not make the problem by cleaning. How long had it been since the last furnace operation? (last season??) If it has been a while between operations, dust settles...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replaced old themostat nothing works, orange wire, hunter model
orange wire, hunter model, wire terminals: Tim, No AC means that there is no power to the thermostat. 1. Did you turn the power off to the air handler before you removed the old thermostat? 2. On the old thermostat there was a blue wire connected to B and a black wire connected to X. Where...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replaced units in condo with new trane, ac units, bottom panel
ac units, bottom panel, trane: Hi Barbara, Well, I m stumped. I m not acquainted with what panel you need.I presume it is a Trane part ?? If that s true,I d find a local Trane a/c supply house to see if they are available & cost, then call the contractor back to finish the job. You ll...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replaceing..., gas furnace, speed blower
gas furnace, speed blower, carrier performance: It is hard to say where the payoff might be. If you do not have any major problems, then you will get a payback. You also need to consider the warranty that comes with both units. The higher end unit might come with a better warranty. I have seen warranties...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacement., high efficiency furnace, high efficiency air conditioner
high efficiency furnace, high efficiency air conditioner, efficiency system: Tony, I don t know about the utility costs in the Chicago area but gas is about 4-5 times cheaper in my area to heat with. You can buy a high efficiency furnace for heating and you can buy a high efficiency air conditioner for cooling. A working air conditioner...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacement of AC, allexpert, home appliances
allexpert, home appliances, hvac service: Hello Chris, Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacement of compressor, replacement compressor, compressor unit
replacement compressor, compressor unit, phone time: Hello Morris, I totally agree with part of his statement. It is true it is better to replace the entire unit soley for this reason, a replacement compressor will only have a one year warranty at most, some only offer a six month warranty, a new unit will have...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacement heat pump system, hvac company, blower unit
hvac company, blower unit, water coil: Andrew, The outside unit is the basic heat pump. The inside unit is a box with a blower in it, an air handler. You can install the blower unit/ air handler and add a heating coil, a cooling coil, an electric heating strip, a hot water coil or anything that...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacement home unit, efficiency ranges, central heating and air
efficiency ranges, central heating and air, air conditioning units: Ann & Jim, Part of my last answer takes care of some of your question. Carrier is a pretty good middle of the road unit, but has a much better known name and the prices tend to be a lot higher than they should be for a unit of that quality level (Lennox...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacement of a hvac system, natural gas heat, programmable thermostat
natural gas heat, programmable thermostat, bryant dealer: Harrold, Carrier and Bryant are owned by the same parent company, I also prefer the Carrier line for residential applications. Was the Bryant dealer the one that did the heat , cool calculation? I would trust the calculation and then see if the tonnage...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacement, sales gimmicks, gas furnace
sales gimmicks, gas furnace, afue: Built in the 50 s, tells me that the units have out lived their life span. Things have changed enough that you should replace both units. In a A/C unit any brand at a 13SEER & above will work fine. For a furnace get a , two pipe, 2 stage, 95% AFUE gas furnace....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing 1 of 2 zones in a/c (18 yrs. old), home improvement contractor, top of the stairs
home improvement contractor, top of the stairs, blower wheel: Kathy, The size of an air conditioner is determined by the heat gain, heat gain is determined by meany factors and is quite involved and time consuming. I can give you my rule of thumb if you want to calculate the square footage that you want to cool upstairs...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing..., gas furnace, carrier repair
gas furnace, carrier repair, speed blower: Carrier repair parts are pretty darn expensive as is the equipment. The variable blower is an expensive part(about $500 cost) but is great for being really quiet. If the furnace is located so that fan noise is a problem it is great. It ramps up to optimum...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing 38 year old Lennox furnace, variable speed furnace, lennox furnace
variable speed furnace, lennox furnace, btu output: Jane, Variable speed is a nice feature to have for non-air conditioning air circulation (it does it at a much lower cost) and for dehumidification, but if you are in Boulder, Colorado then humidity probably isn t a big problem. Since the air circulation...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing 38 year old Lennox furnace, cellulose insulation, lennox furnace
cellulose insulation, lennox furnace, furnace installation: Jane, You have a lot of really good questions - many of which only an HVAC contractor that can see your house and systems can answer, but I will do my best to answer the ones that I can in the same order you ask them. In order to determine what size...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing boiler, hot water heat, hot water heater
hot water heat, hot water heater, gas boiler: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing cast iron radiator with toe kick heater, hot water boiler, steam radiator
hot water boiler, steam radiator, gravity return: John, I am guessing this is a steam loop? If you are going to install a newer version of the steam radiator you should be fine. If the old radiator has a steam relief make sure the new one does as well. This sounds like a single pipe with gravity return....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing central A/C copper tubing, copper tubing, vacuum pump
copper tubing, vacuum pump, c cooper: In order to relocate the copper tubing you need to follow some steps. 1. remove refer 2. cut tubing 3. install tubing (reuse old or new ACR tubing)must be ACR 4. connections must be brazed...soft soldier will not work 5. evacute the system to 500 microns...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing central a/c, furnace heat, cooling coil
furnace heat, cooling coil, purchasing a new home: Emily, Operating at 12 degrees instead of 18, whatever that means I have no idea? I cant give you any information about replacing your air conditioner because I don t know what it is a split system, a cooling coil in a furnace, heat pump, a self contained...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing electric with propane, hot air furnace, electric resistance heat
hot air furnace, electric resistance heat, propane burner: Easy on the replacement. A heat pump is a good way to save money. I do not know of any way to replace a heat strip with a propane burner. How many days is the temp. below 40, in your area?? The supplemental heat only kicks in, when the heat pump is not working...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing evaporative coolers w/ HVAC, compressor warranty, evaporative coolers
compressor warranty, evaporative coolers, extended warranty: Personally I just replaced both of my systems with Goodman units. If you ask, there is an extended warranty on almost every Goodman unit. For $99 per system, I got a ten year warranty on everything, plus a 99 year compressor warranty. I do not believe anyone...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing existing bathroom exhaust fan, bathroom exhaust fan, ceiling joists
bathroom exhaust fan, ceiling joists, mounting brackets: Kay, There are different ways that bathroom fans are mounted to the structure, all depending on type and manufacture. If the fan was originally installed when the house was built the housing of the fan was nailed to the ceiling joists on both sides. ...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing furnace, slab floor, cold air return
slab floor, cold air return, san diego co: Fred, The output of the furnace would be 72,000 BTU s which should be OK. If your going to cool 1356 actual sq. ft. I would go with 3 tons for those 100 degree days if you want it to be below 80 degrees inside. With a bit of mechanical ability and a lot...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing a furnace, high efficiency, replacing a furnace
high efficiency, replacing a furnace, rheem: Jim, I would check into the Carrier Infinity line 95%+ efficiency, quite, dependable and very versatile. Are you conditioning the basement with the same system, even at 5 ton high heat I think you will be light once heat and cool calculations are made....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing gas stove, pipe dope, outlet valve
pipe dope, outlet valve, gas valve: Turn it off & relax. I assume he is replacing the stove & it will be off a short time (24 hours). If you want to be extra safe, unscrew the outlet (valve exit pipe) And screw in a Plug . Remember, on re-assembly, use a pipe dope rated for natural gas. Good...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing heat pump, rheem heat pump, compressor warranty
rheem heat pump, compressor warranty, gmail: It is hard to say which manufacturer is better. Everybody says something different. Some manufacturers make units under more then one brand name. Alot of units do have the same compressors in them. There are not that many compressor brands out there. ...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing heat pump/ac, heatpump, cincinnati ohio
heatpump, cincinnati ohio, decent job: Matt, 1. A bigger unit could mean bigger everything, bigger outside unit, bigger inside unit, bigger ducts, a little more noise, bigger utility bills. Your call. 2. The manufacture warren ties the compressor ten - twenty years, maybe prorated. The other...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing heat pump, goodman janitrol, right of rescission
goodman janitrol, right of rescission, heat strips: Courtney, Amana is now the exact same equipment as Goodman (except for the label), and has pretty much been considered to be the very bottom of the quality and reliability for a very long time. Prior to around 1990 Amana was its own company, had a great...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing newer furnace with older one, old furnace, plastic piping
old furnace, plastic piping, metal piping: Melonie, Sounds like you had a 90+ furnace and possibly the new, old furnace that you have is not. IF the furnace you are going to use requires metal flu pipe you will have to run new piping, typically 4 round. If you look at the flu exiting the furnace...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing old Honeywell thermostat with Noma, honeywell thermostat, terminal c
honeywell thermostat, terminal c, dc voltage: The old thermostat will not have a common terminal. The R terminal is one side of the 24 volts, the common is the other side. It is similar to a 120 volt circuit in that the R is the same as the black hot leg and the common is the same as the white neutral...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing an old thermostat, hunter digital thermostat, trane weathertron thermostat
hunter digital thermostat, trane weathertron thermostat, hunter thermostat: You did not state what type of system you have, it is a heat pump or a/c with some other type of heat, fuel, etc.? If this is a heat pump, this may be the incorrect thermostat. A heat pump thermostat needs an O terminal for the reversing valve. I need to know...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing thermostaats, wall thermostat, white rogers
wall thermostat, white rogers, gas furnace: Carol, Assuming that the color wires red, white, and yellow are connected to the R, W, and Y posts and to there respective connection on the opposite end. If you disconnect the wires from the thermostat so that you don t fry something on it, twisting the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing thermostat, electronic thermostat, gas furnace
electronic thermostat, gas furnace, honeywell rth230b: Sasha, Based on the terminal setup at the furnace that you gave me you do not need to use the wire connected to the C terminal at either end. You should connect W to W, R to Rc and Rh (use the same wire under Rc and Rh both terminals), and you can use the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing thermostat, heating thermostat, floor registers
heating thermostat, floor registers, electrical packages: lauranear, I have no reference for a Honeywell round ct87k ? If it s a 24 volt heating thermostat then you just need to connect the two wires R & W . If you connected the two wires coming out of the wall together and the furnace worked then your right...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing thermostat, electronic thermostat, honeywell rth230b
electronic thermostat, honeywell rth230b, model age: OK, lets give it a try. I ll have to guess, since I do not know what kind of furnace etc..... Normally, W-W, R-Rh, that gives you heating. Then add a wire to the G for fan control. At the furnace, the G hooks to the G (which gives manual fan control). BUT!!!!...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replacing window units, motel unit, heat pumps
motel unit, heat pumps, tenant space: At all cost with kerosene heat in a tenant space, eliminate them. The units proposed sound like heat pumps. It will require most likely upgraded electrical for these units to each one, but I agree this will be the most economical. Carrier and other manufacturers...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: How do I replce the heat element for my Kenmore stackable dryer?, kenmore washer dryer, heat element
kenmore washer dryer, heat element, heating element: Stand on a chair and using thedryer drum belt as a handle, slide it toward the rear of the drum and with a quick snap, jerk up the rear of the drum and the rear ball attached to the drum will pop out of the socket screwed to the rear wall....Further help?...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: replcing freon, suction side, freon
suction side, freon, appliance parts: Most A/C units use R-22....in special cases, I have seen them use 134-a. Put your valve tap on the suction side of the compressor and since you probable do not have a scale to measure the freon, charge it slowly and until ther is sweat on the suction (larger...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: reply to the "acid wash question", condenser coils, coil cleaners
condenser coils, coil cleaners, coil cleaner: Robert, I suppose I should have replied to that question a little bit differently. I have heard of acid wash , in fact I ve done a bit of it myself but not in relation to cleaning Condenser coils. I also know there are several types of commercial coil...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: reply on frigidaire washer, sence of humor, ablity
sence of humor, ablity, agitator: Ben, We need that model number, there are way too many styles and systems to give you any advice. I would also need to know the part number that you bought so I can identify it. If you have been emailing prior, copy and paste it all to this response,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: reply to my question, rinse cycle, question archive
rinse cycle, question archive, drain valve: Terri, if I remember right you had the Kitchen Aid. The wash and rinse is really the same cycle, but with detergent added for the wash. It s the same pump just a little loner cycle for wash. You may have a problem with the drain valve not sealing, or something...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: required maintenance ??, outdoor coils, air cond
outdoor coils, air cond, wiring connections: Unlike a fuel burning furnace, a heat pump requires very little maintenance. A service contract is up to an individual, but the main items to be serviced would be to clean the indoor and outdoor coils annually. The heat pump operates all year providing heating...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: resedential A/C troubleshoot help, volt ohm meter, thermostat
volt ohm meter, thermostat, fuse: Paul, tou will need a volt/ohm meter to check the 24 volt circut to the outside unit. If you have one let me know and I will go through the steps with you. I doubt if it s a compressor, you will normally hear it try and start, if the compressor is bad. Mik...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: How do I reset my Janitrol furnance ?, circuit breakers, lit buttons
circuit breakers, lit buttons, janitrol: i do not know this particular model (i am based in uk) but try the google site and enter the info as you have given it to me there are also some forums that can help any problems let me know regards larry ps some control units have a reset button...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residental carrier furnace 58mxa080-12, carrier furnace, drain line
carrier furnace, drain line, gmail: Water vapor is a product of combustion. You need to check to make sure the drain line is free and clear of a blockage to the water can drain properly. You also need to look at the unit to see if the water seems to be leaking out of places where it should...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residental central air conditioner, central air conditioner, c unit
central air conditioner, c unit, coils: Stan, I think I have the same unit as yours, and I hate it (but it came with the house). You will need to remove the top, and then remove all the sides, and kind of clean it with a hose while it is all apart. Make sure that you turn the breaker off first...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential AC, ac system, condensing unit
ac system, condensing unit, couple days: There could be a several issues. The indoor fan is not running when it is suppose to be. The other would be the cond unit is running/not running when it is suppose to be. If you turn the t-stat to off, and the cond is running, then you probably have a bad...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential ac problem, liquid service, ac unit
liquid service, ac unit, central ac: Chris, Try using the liquid service valve to pump the system down to 10 psi, disconnect the power and your pressure should hold, if the pressure slowly rises and the system balances you have bad valves. Try this , if it holds let me know and we can try...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential air conditioner condensercompressor, residential air conditioner, condensor
residential air conditioner, condensor, coils: I feel you got ripped off. I do a whole installation replacement (coil & outside unit) for $1,800. Prices are a bit cheaper here in Montana, than everywhere else. If you are in an Eastern city, that price is possible. Remember, this is busy season and prices...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential air conditioner, residential air conditioner, air grills
residential air conditioner, air grills, floor outlets: Laure, About all you can do is tape something over the basement outlets. Close down the first floor outlets some what, tape something over the outlet nearest the thermostat. leave the second floor registers wide open, don t shut bedroom doors unless there...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential Bryant whole house air conditioner, loud noise, freon
loud noise, freon, refrigerant: In response to your question,the noise you are describing may have come from the compressor when a unit becomes low on freon the oil that lubricates the bearings in the compressor will get wash out and circulate in the system usually after recharging the unit...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential A/C, condenser fan motor, motor shaft
condenser fan motor, motor shaft, wd 40: Jason, It s difficult to find what s wrong when it s not acting up. You can stick an amp probe on various components and see if there running under stress. Trying to diagnose an air conditioning system is kind like going to a doctor to find out what s wrong...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential A/C troubleshoot help, motor windings, using a multimeter
motor windings, using a multimeter, failure tests: Paul, it could be a multitude of problems with this particular condition. If the unit is unplugged, using a multimeter set to ohms, you can unplug the compressor wires. Check each terminal of the compressor to the copper lines of the unit. If any terminal...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential A/C, allexpert, blower unit
allexpert, blower unit, tempstar: Hello Jason, Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential a/c controls, air handler, fan motor
air handler, fan motor, thermostat: I agree it does not appear to be a motor problem, I am more suspect of the new thermostat, or was the thermostat replaced in an effort to cure this problem? If it was replaced in an effort to solve the problem, it is either a wiring problem, a loose or damaged...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential central air conditioner, central air conditioner, furnace heat
central air conditioner, furnace heat, residential central air: Brynn, If your evaporative cooling coil freezes up it blocks off the air flow that needs to blow through the coil. There are different types of cooling coils, there are different places where a cooling unit might be installed, neither of which you have divulged....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential cooling problem, clean filter, suction pressure
clean filter, suction pressure, indoor temperature: You got a 100 PSI suction pressure with R-22? Has someone added refrigerant to the system? Whats outdoor temperature? Whats indoor temperature? Need some more information but right off the bat it looks to be overcharged. Other things it could be...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential equipment, hvac contractors, gas furnace
hvac contractors, gas furnace, winter area: Barry, I am assuming the air handler was going in the attic, if so yes , use a garden hose from outside stick it in the drain outlet for only a few seconds then wait for the water to drain back out before repeating.The drain pan where the indoor coil seats...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential gas furnace, residential gas furnace, gas furnaces
residential gas furnace, gas furnaces, unit thanks: If this is an electronic ignition unit, it sounds like a safety is shutting the burners off and the ignitor is trying to reignite the burners. I recommend gas furnaces be totally tested every two years as there are many safety controls involved. Have the unit...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential gas HW heat- control + misc., gas water heater, circulator pump
gas water heater, circulator pump, pressure release valve: Considering the age of this boiler system, it would not be overkill to clean it annually before start up for winter. I have a system that is steam of about the same age. We totally drain the boiler once before heating season begins, and twice during the winter,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: (residential) HVAC system, tries to start then stops, mild weather, hvac system
mild weather, hvac system, supply house: Hi David, If the Moter spins freely and comes on and goes off,then I would say replace the Capacitor it has two wires going to it and it should be near the Moter. It looks like a silver can,shut off Power to the Unit and remove the wires from it,be carefull...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential heating/AC, propane equipment, apples to apples
propane equipment, apples to apples, cost of electricity: John, A heat pump is just a refrigerated air conditioning unit that reverse its flow by way of the thermostat from heating to cooling. I don t know what the price of electric compared to propane is in your area. Where I live you can heat with propane for...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential home - central a/c, palm beach gardens, replacement coils
palm beach gardens, replacement coils, palm beach gardens fl: Nancy, Thanks for all the additional info - it really helps. The shipping still sounds pretty high for a coil that is that new, but the price to install is very reasonable. I find it hard to believe that the coil would not be a stocking item or that an...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential horizontal furnace, horizontal furnace, home furnace
horizontal furnace, home furnace, high efficiency: Some of the older furnaces have a safety there. It looks more like a wire though. The purpose of this wire above the burner opening is a flame roll out safety. If the flame for some reason starts to roll out of the front of the furnace this is a safety...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential hvac not cooling, residential hvac, leak test
residential hvac, leak test, craigs list: In response to your question,you may want to contact a service company and have a leak test done on the sealed system if you are having to add freon most of the time the can locate and repair the problem hope this helps you some have a great summer !!!!!!!!!...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: residential oil furnaces, oil furnaces, comparison hope
oil furnaces, comparison hope, oil line: Julian, I have never seen a plastic coupling from the motor to the pump, since the noise only happens when you have fuel to the pump, it sounds like the pump assy is making noise when you put a load on it. I would recommend changing the pump assy. When...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: resizing a copper line, copper line, swager
copper line, swager, contamination: best place for a swager woiuld be your local aircon engineers supply shop look in you telephone business directory dont forget to flush /purge the lines clean /dry with nitrogen after soldering as moisture and flux contamination can ruin your system...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: response to answer about oil smell, accurate advice, proper answer
accurate advice, proper answer, bad smell: i need more information to give you more accurate advice does the boiler flue exit into the same chimney as the fire? what country are you living in? this affects my answer you seem to be giving me lots if fragmented information making it difficult...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return air, toronto ontario canada, energy star guidelines
toronto ontario canada, energy star guidelines, aluminum tape: Joe, It is very common for return or supply vents to be run in a trunk and branch manner. You should look to see if the common duct after the two returns connect is larger - that would indicate that things were sized so that the two smaller ducts are...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return air, vaulted ceilings, air circulation
vaulted ceilings, air circulation, laundry room: Well, you are a sharp lady, Paula. Always happy to help you. I gave away a lot of time over the years just cause I like to help people like you that were looking for straight answers. Flex duct comes in 25 lengths & needs to be as straight as possible due...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return air ductwork configuration, new furnaces, air plenum
new furnaces, air plenum, leaky windows: Wayne, Stick a stem thermometer in the return air grill and then punch a 1/4 test hole in the return back about 6 just before it inters the furnace and see what the difference is. Punch a test hole in the supply plenum about 6 from the furnace and stick...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return air ductwork configuration, new furnaces, air plenum
new furnaces, air plenum, leaky windows: Hello Wayne, thanks for asking. I believe you have the perfect solution. I would totally revamp the return to eliminate this return problem. It is almost like adding an additional room to the system. Also since the return ductwork is in an unconditioned area,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return air ductwork, new furnaces, air plenum
new furnaces, air plenum, leaky windows: Here is the follow up. I calculated how much energy it takes to heat up 37 cubic feet of air from 46 degrees to about 120 degrees and by my calculations it takes 52 btu s of energy which is fairly insignificant. The 2 degree temperature drop from the inlet...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return air grills, return air plenum, air grills
return air plenum, air grills, drop ceiling: Rudi, I m not sure exactly what your purposing? You can t install a return grill or have an opening that pulls air into the furnace within ten feet of the furnace, you can t have a return air in a confined space with a furnace such as an attic, a crawl space....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: How much return air do I need with a 4 ton unit, heater blower, square ft
heater blower, square ft, air flow: It s a simple as just cutting out the holes through the wall and installing a flat grille to increase the air flow. I wouild say that you are not getting quite enough, but it depends on the amount of air flow you crrently receive through the house and your...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return air vent - moving location, air vent, handy men
air vent, handy men, hvac equipment: Renata, Many people feel it makes for a more comfortable system to have multiple return air locations. Whether or not that is true depends more on the duct design and location of the returns than the actual number there are. The easy answer to your question...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return air, square inches, filter size
square inches, filter size, duct work: Craig, I don t keep literature on makes and models of HVAC equipment, I have no way of looking up what your blower CFM is. I m assuming that the XE80 means it s an 80,000 BTU furnace in which case 200 square inches would be sufficient. I m not understanding...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return duct, hvac contractor, air handler
hvac contractor, air handler, combustible materials: Jerry, In most areas of the U.S. it is illegal to use combustible materials in ducting. I would never consider using chipboard for any duct of any kind. Perhaps he meant to say ductboard ? It is a fairly rigid ducting material made of compressed fiberglass....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return duct, sq inches, square inches
sq inches, square inches, border line: Rich, The minimum square inch s of free air area that you should have for return is 200 square inches. From your description your right on the border line at the 16 X 25 opening at the filter. The opening without a filter is 400 square inches, when you...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return duct, hvac contractor, metal foil
hvac contractor, metal foil, air handler: It does not have to be made out of metal. We also use duct board , which is a compressed fibreglass covered with metal foil. Is it possible that is what he ment?? I have never heard of someone using chipboard . Hope this helps. *********** Let me know what...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return grill size, sq inches, face area
sq inches, face area, air ducts: yehuda, You need at least 200 square inches of free area for return air from the grill to the furnace. A 24 x 24 grill is 576 sq inches of face area, you need to deduct 50% if it s a wall or ceiling grill, that leaves 288 sq inches, If it s a filter grill...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return supply, c unit, airflow
c unit, airflow, siz: Hi Paula, That other guy is an expert cause he told you correctly. Return air CAN NOT move 50 to 80 ft across a house to a single return air grille. Does the existing return air make a roar when the fan runs ?? That grille ought to be about a 25 x 25 minimum...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return vent follow up, sq inches, mechanical engineer
sq inches, mechanical engineer, air passage: Paula, I m not exactly sure what your proublem is but if you take the 36 X 16 grill off the wall could you push a 36 X 16 block through the hole all the way to and through the opening into the air handler blower compartment? Where is your air filter? How...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: return vent odor, stinky smell, upstairs bedrooms
stinky smell, upstairs bedrooms, makeup air: there are various causes for theis as you say from dampness/mould to wast product gasses. first thing i would do is try to observe by elimination. first, whats different between beds 1-2-3 and 4??? have a look at the house drawings and see if anything...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: No return, return ducts, ok boy
return ducts, ok boy, brick walls: Steve, I have no idea what somebody else might recommend. If I could spend an hour doing a walk through of your home I could give you the pluses and the minuses of your house and heating system. There are company s or just plain individual heating people...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: reverse osmosis water used in ice maker, kenmore model, copper and brass
kenmore model, copper and brass, ro unit: I repair them .....unfortunatley I do not know anything about reverse osomosis....What does it do? Reverse the way the water comes in or just another way to tell you that you are drinking safe water? Humm....If you need further assistance, feel free to email...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem 6 year old ac unit not running, volt transformer, volt power
volt transformer, volt power, fuse box: Hi Natalie, Need to run several tests that can isolate the problem. One: Turn the fan switch on the thermostat to ON. If it runs YES, that proves power to the furnace & 24 volt transformer is OK. NO ;need to check transformer for out put. Two: Remove the access...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem 90+ exaust and intake, hot water heaters, gas fired boilers
hot water heaters, gas fired boilers, birds build nests: OK. Lets get started. The 90+ condensing furnace cools the exhaust air to about 100 degrees. The less efficent models exhaust gas at 350 degrees. 350 will melt the PVC pipe. I assume the BTU size was 80,000 or less. Higher BTU s need 3 pipe. The intake can...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem ac,heat unit blower fan won't stop., brain box, country hope
brain box, country hope, heat unit: Rheem has set a default , BLOWER WILL NOT SHUT OFF. This happens when the brain box fails. The running blower is supposed to get your attention. Time to call the repairman. A brain box is about $100 (depending on your area of the country). Hope this helps...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem a/c not working, boom boom boom, variable speed motor
boom boom boom, variable speed motor, boom sound: Wayne, I don t know your central air a/c or thermostat? there are more then one types of both Items. If you have heat pump system occasional ice /frost is normal on the outside coil. A red light on the thermostat indicates that the electric heat is on...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem classic XI split system a/c unit, suction pressure, repair man
suction pressure, repair man, split system: In response to your question ,with that type of head pressure I would say you do have a restriction in the system not air possibility oil it is possible to remove this with a product called R-11 how ever you will have to evacuate the system of freon and then...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem criterion heater, electrical drawing, pressure safety
electrical drawing, pressure safety, gmail: I am not sure what to tell you. You need to have someone check out the unit. There are several things that could be wrong with the unit. Main gas valve bad low gas pressure safety tripped or bad bad t-stat loose wiring The list can go on from there....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem criterion ll blower, motor windings, thermostat 6
motor windings, thermostat 6, motor shaft: Several things can be the problem: 1.Reach in and spin the blower wheel to test for bad bearings 2.The motor windings are bad. Need new motor. Jumper test motor 3. The relay that turns on the heat fan is on the circuit board & is not replaceable by itself....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem Furnance problem, light flashes, blower motor
light flashes, blower motor, furnace: Doug, Sorry, I don t know what kind of a furnace you have. intake motor, inlet chamber, outblower motor,squirrel chamber fan, green lights in a box, and middle light are all unfamiliar descriptions to me? Best I can tell is you have a bad blower motor...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem furnace, blower fan, manual auto
blower fan, manual auto, furnace: i am uk based and do not know your particular model therefore i suggest you contact another expert. however you may find in the heating chamber a thermostatically operated manual/auto controll that has either accidentally been switched to manual (which brings...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem furnace, squirrel cage, motor humming
squirrel cage, motor humming, cage assembly: Doug, Here s how they pretty much work on a call for heat your inducer motor ( what you may be referring to as a intake motor ) starts first, then there is a air switch that closes only when the inducer motor works, then your flame starts,then your blower...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem furnace -- blower seems intermittent, furnace blower, printed circuit board
furnace blower, printed circuit board, flame sensor: Katy, Is this furnace equipped with a printed circuit board or no? I am guessing that it is, the furnace comes on provides heat or not but the fan continues to run because the thermostat is still calling for heat, this eliminates the possibility of a defective...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem furnace problem, fan motor, inducer motor
fan motor, inducer motor, light flashes: Doug, Outblower, do you mean the indoor fan motor and intake motor is the inducer motor? The inducer motor would be the smaller motor pretty much in the center of the furnace and the indoor fan motor would be the larger assembly on the top or bottom of...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem furnace, flame sensor, rheem furnace
flame sensor, rheem furnace, secound: I had to think about this one. You have done the normal things. This short cycle is usually caused by the sensors. What control is in the furnace? (make & model)?/ Is the flame hitting the sensor rod squarely? Rheem had some units back in the 90 s that needed...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem gas furnace, temperature dependant, programmable thermostat
temperature dependant, programmable thermostat, gas furnace: you may have a programmable thermostat that controlls temperature dependant on time would suggest you have close look at your wall fitted thermostat reset it as per instructions and then set it for times /temperatures you require most have a set back ...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem gas furnace, furnace heat, gas furnace
furnace heat, gas furnace, thermastat: It is not the T-stat or anticipator. The anticipator allows the T-stat to keep the temp steady. Not very much, until the next cycle starts. Call for a serviceman. I have never seen a furnace heat less at night, than in the day time. Let me know what you find...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem gas furnace, pilot flame, gas furnace
pilot flame, gas furnace, thermastat: It is an ignition/sensor problem. Look in the pilot flame (or burner flames) for a small Rod (1/8 th dia. & 3 inches long). Take some steel wool & clean off the rod. Don t scrape. Just wipe clean. Crud builds up over the years. Clean off the rod & it...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem gas furnace, gas furnace, burner assembly
gas furnace, burner assembly, left hand side: Richard, Check the cross over portion of the burner assembly, when the gas hits the ignitor on the first burner it lights and the gas travels across from this burner and lights the second burner and so on. If these cross overs are not level left to right...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem gas furnace problem, gas furnace, allexpert
gas furnace, allexpert, home appliances: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem gas furnace problem, hunter thermostat, rheem furnaces
hunter thermostat, rheem furnaces, brand batteries: Yuri, Let s hope it keeps working! I have no idea what type of furnace you have? When you said you went outside you lost me? must be what is called a self contained roof top unit even though it may be on the ground. Again I got to tell you the batteries...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem gas furnace, gas furnace, door switch
gas furnace, door switch, blower motor: I am not acquainted with that model furnace.One answer for both kinds can be a stuck fan relay. The old kind will have a fan relay with 5 wires to it & is about 1 wide x @ to 3 long. & that need replacing. Now with the circuit board controlled furnace...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem heat pump beeping, allexpert, home appliances
allexpert, home appliances, hvac service: Thank you for your request. Unfortunately our expertise is with Major Home Appliances only. This would include washers, dryers, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwasher, ranges and ovens. If you need help with any of these appliances, feel free to submit another...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem heat pump, humidifier install, norm harris, gas furnaces
norm harris, gas furnaces, humidifier works: First off, Norm I wouldn t recommend a humidifier on a heat pump. Only gas furnaces produce hot enough air(140 deg) to evaporate water . Anyway,the white wire for first stage heat(W 1)would go to the other side of the humidistat. Then a common wire from the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem heat pump, split system, condensor
split system, condensor, gmail: It is not clear what you have here. Do you have a split system, or a package unit? There could be several things that can cause this to happen. It could be a dirty coil, loose wiring, bad contactor, low on refergeriant, etc. I am not sure what I can do on...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem RHQA 1600B, word filter, rheem
word filter, rheem, gmail: Depending on the age the unit, newer units do not put filters in them, but require an external filter base, so that would be at the unit with a door on it. If it is an other door, the doors are normally marked with the word filter on it. Your filter could...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem split system heat pump, thermal expansion valve, refrigerant charge
thermal expansion valve, refrigerant charge, vacuum pump: In response to your question, I agree with you your system has a low charge your pressures should be 275/68 one other thing you might want to check is where the sensing bulb is mounted if you remove the insulation from it an clean the line and the bulb with...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem trouble code, natural gas furnace, furnace doors
natural gas furnace, furnace doors, blower wheel: Sorry to have taken so long. I am trying to find your data (codes). My local Rheem wholesaler did not know. I ll keep looking. This is a natural gas furnace, right?? (unless you say otherwise) Did you look inside the furnace doors for a code list. They...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem wont come up to therm. temp., rheem furnace, metal cabinet
rheem furnace, metal cabinet, fan switch: Rick, Check your filters, sounds like the furnace is locking out. Normally if you had an ignition or sensor problem the furnace would not run long enough to raise the temperature at all. You should replace the condensate hoses as soon as possible, this...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rheem, support literature, rheem
support literature, rheem, work thanks: Rick, Thanks for the model number. I will try to locate support literature for your furnace for you. Vaporizers in the home should not affect they furnace in any way during the heating season. If I can find more information, I will post a follow-up...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: How do I get rid of cottonwood?, ac coil, coil cleaner
ac coil, coil cleaner, condensing unit: Ed, I ve never encountered any type of foreign matter in a condensing coil that I couldn t squirt out with a garden hose by squirting the water from the inside of the unit through the coil opposite the way the air flows. If you wet the pollen and squirted...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Is this right? Puron....., r 410a, carrier heat pump
r 410a, carrier heat pump, puron: John, I can t help you with the problem your having? I don t know what your credit card Co. is but my understanding is that if you call them and tell them you didn t get what you paid for and they won t even try and make it right that the credit Co will...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: robershaw control board. board # 62-24084-82, robershaw, robert shaw
robershaw, robert shaw, rheem: That is not the right #. That looks like a Rheem OEM part #, not a Robert Shaw #. Anyway, the codes are usually pasted inside the furnace or on the inside of the blower door or main cabnet door. When you have the Robert shaw # just go to their web site &...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: roll limit switch ? lmr1115? Comfortmaker RPjii, limit switch, comfortmaker
limit switch, comfortmaker, evaporator: Ned, I don t know what proublem your having or how exactly your furnace is acting? A limit switch can in itself have a proublem. Make sure the dampers are open behind the supply registers. Make sure the return air grill/grills are not obstructed. Make...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: roll out switch, inducer, rollout
inducer, rollout, utility knife: Craig, Open your blower compartment door/cover and pull that piece of insulation out, you may need to cut it with a utility knife. You can get some glue and stick it back when you ll not be using the unit for a day. The insulation is to help in noise reduction...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: roof top heating unit won't stay on, contactor, line voltage
contactor, line voltage, heating and air: Hello Ed, the fan operating at on set to on confirms that the low voltage is working. I would suspect something in either the control wiring to the compressor contactor or the contactor itself. Check to see in the heat setting with the temperature high enough...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rooftop swamp cooler, swamp coolers, evaporation process
swamp coolers, evaporation process, swampcooler: B, An evaporative cooler if working properly will cool the air about twenty degrees. If your outdoor tempature is 110 then 90 Proubly would feel pretty good to you. I m talking what the weatherman says the tempature is, not what the tempature is in the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: room above garage not cooling3, poor insulation, return ducts
poor insulation, return ducts, flow pattern: Ramiz, I don t know your home or if it s all attic above if it s accessible space, I don t know if return air can flow from the room to the return air grill even if the door is open, I don t know if you keep the door closed or if you want to keep the door...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: room A/C fan motor, fan motor, appliance store
fan motor, appliance store, brainard: The motor is shot. Oiling is just a short term fix. (1 or 2 weeks) If you can find a motor to fit in there, it could be cobbled in. But it would cost most of a new units price , to do the repair. If, you could find anybody willing to tackle it. From the repairmans...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: round thermostat, mercury switch, aesthetic reasons
mercury switch, aesthetic reasons, honeywell t87: i dont have to go figure i dont have the problem. usually battery operated thermostats have floating contacts whereas some power switching thermostats need a supply neutral to energise a relay or the bias heater. as im uk based i dont know your particular...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rudd heater model # UGDD-O6NC-ER, gas valve, volt meter
gas valve, volt meter, volts: Hi Ray, Sounds like there is no gas beyond the gas valve ??? Correct ?? To start, is the gas valve knob in the ON position? When calling for heat, does the ignitor glow? Now, when the ignitor is glowing, the next step is the gas valve opens.If it s not...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: run capacitors, home warranty company, american home shield home warranty
home warranty company, american home shield home warranty, poor power quality: The most common cause for the wires to burn is a loose connection, which creates heat, the wire melts. Compressor failures can also cause wires to burn up. It is hard to say why the run cap has failed, poor connections (creates excess heat), wrong size cap,...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: can I run furnace blower constantly, furnace blower, plumbing and heating
furnace blower, plumbing and heating, luxaire: Hello Jesse, You need a plumbing and heating specialist, not an appliance tech. We only work on appliances such as a washer, dryer, range, refrig. dishwasher, microwave, furnaces are not in our realm, so any advice we would be giving would be speculation....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: can I run furnace blower all the time, furnace blower, luxaire
furnace blower, luxaire, fan switch: Does the furnace have air-conditioning? If so, just turn the Fan switch to on. If not put a switch at the furnace to control the blower. Yes, it can run all the time. It is easy to do, if the furnace is set up for A/C. Other wise you have to add a fan control...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: can I run furnace blower all the time, electronic air cleaners, furnace blower
electronic air cleaners, furnace blower, luxaire: Jesse, People who have electronic air cleaners should run their blowers all the time anyway, so I don t see why not. You don t even have to change any wiring! On your thermostat, put the fan switch to on . The blower will run all the time, but the heat will...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: run time on high efficiency furnice, heat anticipator, magic chef
heat anticipator, magic chef, high efficiency: Cliff, Take the anticipation setting to 1.0 amps and recheck your cycle after this adjustment. At 40 degrees F, after your house is at setpoint, I would expect 4 to 5 cycles per hour lasting approximately 5 minutes each, this is subject to doors being...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: runing only 1 AC, tempature, hot 97
tempature, hot 97, air vents: First, I would consider a permanent door to separate the areas. I have a similar home and a permanent door was already in place to separate the two levels. Also, I would not turn off the upstairs totally. Turn it up as high as 80 degrees and let it maintain...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: running blower constantly on furnace, fire supply, change over switch
fire supply, change over switch, luxaire: the idea is to run the blower from the #1 common contact of the relay with permanent live going to #1 normally open with constant power going to #1 normally closed operating relay brings power to motor without furnace output with relay off power comes...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: running condenser prevents other ops?, air handler, gmail
air handler, gmail, split system: In most cases, the cond unit has not affect on the air handler working. In the winter, many people turn the power off the the cond. unit when the furnace is working. It is possible that the bad contactor in the cond unit can cause an issue with the 24v circuit....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: running furnace blower to circulate hot air from fireplace, furnace blower, luxaire
furnace blower, luxaire, fan control: Jesse, I m assuming that you don t have air conditioning and it s a heating only furnace with a heating only thermostat. The fan control on your furnace may already have a setting where you can set your fan to run continually or a manual on switch. You...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rust stains in clothing, front loading washer, rust stains
front loading washer, rust stains, rust spots: There is a upper front drum glide which is worn and as it wears, it has already worn through the neopreme glides and now is wearing into the felt. Your part number is 5303937139 and your cost is 27.95 6.95 shipping in the United States. Order from us and...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rusted secondary pan on attic AC, drip pan, cooling coil
drip pan, cooling coil, drain line: Jim, I don t know what your set up is like as far as your secondary drip pan goes. Your cooling coil comes with a condensation drip pan built on, a drain pipe of some sort is attached to the cooling coil drip pan and run to a convenient place where the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rusted sheet metal pan, evaporation, sheet metal fab, metal fab shop
sheet metal fab, metal fab shop, pan evaporation: You are refering to the aux drain pan under the unit I am guess...You can purchase them at most HVAC supply stores. They come in different sizes. Just be sure you measure your unit and get one bigger then the unit itself. You can also contact a local sheet...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: ruud 80 plus intermittent no heat, digital thermostat, draft inducer motor
digital thermostat, draft inducer motor, intermittent problem: What you said needs clarifying. the pre purge sequence starts, the draft inducer motor does not run That pre purge IS the motor running, which closes an air pressure switch, which actuates the ignitor which turns on the burner, which senses flame which turns...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: ruud achiever fan won't go off, prong plug, flame sensor
prong plug, flame sensor, gmail: It would appear that the relay that controls the fan is stuck, keeping the fan on. I believe you have a VFD type evap fan motor. It is possible the VFD that controls the fan is bad. The VFD is connected directly to the motor if I remember correctly. If...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: ruud Deluexe 80+ induced draft gas furnace - fails to light, draft inducer blower, draft inducer motor
draft inducer blower, draft inducer motor, power interruption: Paul, You stated that the pre-purge sequence starts but the draft inducer does not turn on . When the draft inducer starts is when the pre-purge starts. My answer was If the draft inducer does not turn on the burner won t light . You need to find...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: ruud gas furnace, high volt, gas furnace
high volt, gas furnace, gmail: If the unit has a wiring diagram in it, it will tell you for sure. Look at the x-former, there should be markings on it for the High voltage (120 or 220) and the 24v side. The high volt side connects to where the main power comes in to the unit. The 24...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: ruud heat pump not cooling, ampmeter, gmail
ampmeter, gmail, bird rescue: Well, anything mech wrong with that unit should still be under warrenty. There could be several reasons why the compressor is overheating. The compressor needs to be checked to verify the right voltage. Use an ampmeter and watch the amps to see what they...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: ruud induced draft gas furnace - fails to light, glow coil, gas furnace
glow coil, gas furnace, induced draft: Dan, When your thermostat calls for heat, first the induced draft vent blower turns on, The draft blower has a pressure switch that closes when the blower runs which allows the 24 volt circuit to continue, the ignition modal lights the glow coil which proves...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: ruud package natural ges heat and ac, air thermostat, fan switch
air thermostat, fan switch, cold air: souinds like the manual automatic fan switch has failed thats probably the manual fan button you press its connected to an air thermostat inside the air chamber. but dont forget it is a thermostat that brings on the fan after the burner heats the air so...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rv propane furnace-blower motor, furnace blower motor, propane furnace
furnace blower motor, propane furnace, coleman propane: You need an amp meter. (peroid) I would replace the motor. You can baby it along by cleaning & oiling. Look in your phone book for a Johnstone Supply , they sell wholesale to shops, landlords & repair people. Take the unit in & they can provide a generic...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: rv propane furnace-coleman - blower motor, propane furnace, coleman propane
propane furnace, coleman propane, worn bearings: michel, RV motors, 12 volt motors are not in my scope of expertise. But if you want to see how many amps a motor is pulling you need to stick an amp probe around the electric wire connected to the motor, You can see how many start up amps it s pulling and...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Saltin/Flint heating system, pilot lamp, saltin
pilot lamp, saltin, techinician: your english makes it a little difficult for me to understand your problem. however first u must check that there is electricity getting to the heater. why do you mention gas leak did the engineer say you have one? where r u based uk or usa? ...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Samsung fridge/freezer, samsung fridge freezer, circuit breakers
samsung fridge freezer, circuit breakers, new appliances: You might want to take a look at the amperage draw of the refrigerator and the amperage rating of the circuit breaker. Use the maximum amperage rating on the refrigerator as it spikes when starting up and then the run winding takes over dropping the amps...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sand like white particles when I turn on the AC, plenums, blower motor
plenums, blower motor, wonder what kind: Howdy from Texas, Wonder what kind of ducts you have? Flex, metal?? Or plenums?? If the plenums are ductboard, that stuff could be from that fiberglass. Open up the furnace & take a look around the blower motor & wheel.Feel the blades on the wheel for the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sautering, copper coil, half moon
copper coil, half moon, freeon: Luke, I don t know what all is involved in repairing your coil? Where did the hole come from? How do you know if there is more holes/leaks. The system is already contaminated and needs professional help. At what there charging now day s your looking at...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sb Zero fridge model 561, mid fifties, evaporator
mid fifties, evaporator, leaks: Jeff, Either way, a charge NEVER needs to be touched throughout the life of a fridge. If there IS moisture in the system, there is a leak somewhere. A sealed system with moisture in it will never work right again, because the moisture will continually move...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Schematic - Fan Relay for Electric Furnace, electric furnace, heat fan
electric furnace, heat fan, senser: Let s see if this helps.There are 2 kinds of relays, but in the same case. They are about 1 x 2 . One has 5 wires, one has 6 wires. The 5 wire has 2 for the coil, usually terminal 1 & 3. Then the other 3 are hot & NO & NC. NC is for heat fan, NO cool. The...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Scroll compressor, 10 mins, american standard
10 mins, american standard, condenser: The low side pressure is high. You will have to trouble shoot the tubing & inside coil. No that is not something I can cover in an e-mail. Were the filters checked or replaced? This is going to take a skilled tech. to solve. Most tech s are not skilled enough...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: I have a SEARS Kenmore room..., sears kenmore, educated guess
sears kenmore, educated guess, freon: The two main reasons coils freeze up are: 1. restricted air flow 2. low freon If the fan runs and there is plenty of air flow the freon is the problem. Take it into the repair center. Have them look at it. I do not know much about appliances. But, freon...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: SEER 13, seer, heat pump
seer, heat pump, amps: Randy, SEER is an efficiency rating, there are 10, 12, 13, and 14, maybe a bit better then that now days. 13 is a couple of amps less then 12, 14 a couple less then 13. Depending on what they charge for electricity in your area is what you can save a month...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: SEER 13, seer rating, heat pump
seer rating, heat pump: Yes, but you can get up to a 23 SEER nowdays!! A 13 SEER is as low a rating there is today. Compared to a 15-20 yr old unit they can save you $30 to $50 a month electric bill for a 3 ton system. So it s all about how much you want to spend. Usually $150...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: SEER 13, seer ratings, seer rating
seer ratings, seer rating, bill craig: Early last year, a law was passed that no unit can be made with less then a 13 SEER rating. So, if you looking to buy a new unit, it will be atleast 13 SEER. The higher the rating, the more efficient the unit is going to be. You have to way the up front cost...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: SEER rating of older central airconditioners., central airconditioners, seer rating
central airconditioners, seer rating, 10 seer: Brian, Suffice to say at best your unit is a 10 SEER ,quite possible a 8 Seer. I don t know what to tell you on exactly where to find that info ,except Goggle getting the model and serial number of your unit,which is on the data plate.Remember going with...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: SEER ??, seer rating, condenser
seer rating, condenser, furnaces: You can t buy less than 13 SEER, so that s where you have to stay. If you replace the coil and condenser, you can achieve a higher SEER rating. The furnaces are rated on AFUE ratings and those effect you in the winter. So, if you just change a condenser, you...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sealing heat leak in my Portable A/C, portable room air conditioner, little gap
portable room air conditioner, little gap, heat blanket: I am not really familiar with the portable room a/c unit you are talking about. I wonder what material the vent duct is made of. Is it some kind of flexible duct or is it hard pipe? I would try duct tape to repair leaks if there is not to many. If you...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears 110 washing machine leak, sears roebuck co, putty knife
sears roebuck co, putty knife, spin cycle: Hello Linda, Since I cannot insert pictures in this forum, I will need you to follow this link: http://www.affordableappliance.com/Tips/CouplerInstallation.htm and it will take you to our website. On this page it will show you how to remove...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears "80" Gas Fired Furnace, kenmore power miser, story brick
kenmore power miser, story brick, brick house: What you have is a basic heating unit. With A/C added (Total line). The units are seperate and only controlled from the same T-stat. It takes a reading at the T-stat. T-stat readings are only approximate and not accurate. They do not have to be. What...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears Coldspot 19,buzzing, sears coldspot, freezer section
sears coldspot, freezer section, appliance parts: Does the unit have an ice maker in the freezer section? If it does, reach in and lift up the ice maker feeler arm to lock in the upright position and then plug the unit back in. Do you hear any buzzing now? If you need further assistance, feel free to e-mail...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears Coldspot Freezer, sears coldspot freezer, waste of time
sears coldspot freezer, waste of time, restriction: Darrell, Yes, I did answer it. I have cut and pasted it here for you: First of all, it is illegal to add refrigerant to a sealed system, until the leak has been fixed. Refrigerant NEVER wears out, so it would only need topping up if there was a leak. Not...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears Dryer, screw driver, direct mail
screw driver, direct mail, momentary switch: Hello Tom, I have this control board in both new adn good quality used. Your part number is 8546229 and your cost in new is 94.95 or 50.00 in good quality used. Shipping would depend on where you live but figure around 5.95 in the Unioted States....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears Electric Cooktop Model 790, electric cooktop, dual burner
electric cooktop, dual burner, loud pop: Hello Margaret, The infinite switch that is behind the knob you use to control the burner has shorted or there is an exposed wire touching metal somewhere from the burner to it s control. You will have to have it repaired before you can restore power....

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears gas stove conversion to lp, magnifing glass, conversion kit
magnifing glass, conversion kit, orifices: How about a model number of your unit. The orifices must match the burner. You may have to get out the magnifing glass to read the numbers. THe two with no marks tell me you have two burners the same size. You can feel pretty confident those go into the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears Home Heating Boiler, mixture adjustments, pressure relief valve
mixture adjustments, pressure relief valve, radiator system: Jim, I can t add anything to what I already said about the air gate thing and the 50,000 BTU thing. What s the size of the flue pipe? The burner flame should be a soft blue, a yellow flame is to much air and a red flame is not enough air. You probably...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears Kenmore AC Problem, sears kenmore, relay board
sears kenmore, relay board, ac unit: Relay board is part number 309340503 but everyone wants too much. Got any numbers off the control board itself. Keep in mind both controls come as one and I need numbers off of both to see if I can cross them for you for a cheaper solution. Got a meter...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears Kenmore Dryer 90 Series, sears kenmore, kenmore dryer
sears kenmore, kenmore dryer, door switch: Julia, Make sure that door switch actuator is not broken. It might still be there, but no longer activating the door switch. Open the door, and manually press it - if it doesn t click , it s probably broken. If that s not it, does it hum when you press...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears Kenmore gas Clothes dryer, sears kenmore, sighns
sears kenmore, sighns, electrical outlet: And what model of dryer do you have? How did you determine there is 220 volts at the outlet and the receptacle? What is the exact voltage? Did you check to see if there is any burnt wires at the connection where the dryer cord attaches to the dryer? ...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears Kenmore Front Load Washer, kenmore front load washer, sears kenmore
kenmore front load washer, sears kenmore, door latch assembly: Chuck, There are TWO ways to acces the door switch. The first involves fighting with the boot clamp, which is a total pain. The way that I do it is to remove the top panel (3 screws at rear). Look down at front of the machine, and there is the door latch...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears/Kenmore SP80 furnace, sears kenmore, vent fan
sears kenmore, vent fan, exhaust vent: The exhaust is blocked. Either inside the chamber, in the vent pipe, in the stack. Somewhere. Does this unit have a exhaust vent fan? Is it working? It may well be the heat exchanger. Your local utility can usually do a salt test to check it. It is usually...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: About my Sears Kenmore Stove "I found the problem", sears kenmore, thingee
sears kenmore, thingee, pilot: Hello Josie, I did answer you and I basically told you it was the switch that controls the burner, here is a copy of what you should have received very shortly after you emailed. There is a short somewhere, typically in the switch that controls the...

Heating, Air Conditioning, Fridge, HVAC: Sears Kenmore self-cleaning electric stove, sears kenmore, metal latch
sears kenmore, metal latch, latch assembly: Well, the unit is older and a lot of the parts are no longer available. However, if you can determine which part failed, and can get a digital picture of the failed part, I may have it in used. You would have to check the solenoid and the micro switches...