If you've been reading this forum for over a year, you're bound to have come across a post similar to yours and could only imagine what to expect when you broached the DIY factor.
Originally posted by strammell
I did install it myself and and bought it my self. But i did have a buddy who is a h&v mech at work start it up and check everything. I did a 500% better install than any unit i have ever seen installed. Tired of getting ripped off. I had a 4 ton carrier installed 3 years ago by a well known company here in richmond and had many non equipment related problems. I should take the to take pictures for the wall of shame. I have been a inst. tech for 30 years and know how it is when you see somebody doing your job. Do any of you replace your own brake pads on your car. I am a diyer and find h%v work interesting and have been reading this forum for over a year. A lot of you are too sensitive. If I won't to buy a heat pump and sit it in my backyard and set fire to i will,who cares...At least i tried . Thanks to the others who gave helpful info....