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    You're right about the house being cheap. It is....

    You're right about the house being cheap. It is. I'm all electric here. Heat pump with strip emergency heat. The insulation isn't that bad, its alright because in the summer even on a 100+ degree...
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    OK so repair man was out today to look at it and...

    OK so repair man was out today to look at it and told me that if the temp drops below 30 degrees that these heatpumps can't take it to switch over to Emergency heat. Is this BS? For all heat pumps?...
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    I said that my neighbors is doing the same thing

    I said that my neighbors is doing the same thing
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    Heat Pump Question

    My unit is a 2.5 ton goodman. It's 38 degrees out right now. After running the heat for awhile the fan for the outside unit will come to a grinding halt. Grinding in noise! The compressor will...
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    I'm glad you all agree that there is something...

    I'm glad you all agree that there is something wrong with the hum. It happens also when only the fan is on, no heat, no A/C just the fan. Which makes me think it's the blower motor.

    These people...
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    HVAC Heat Pump question

    I have 2 questions for you experts.

    What is emergency heat? Where does the heat come from?


    My air handler unit in the attic is about 6 months old in a new house. A couple of weeks ago the...
  7. Thread: Heat Load PDF

    by ablib
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    I tried that, I guess I'm too dumb to understand...

    I tried that, I guess I'm too dumb to understand it
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    Someone here just a few days/weeks ago posted a...

    Someone here just a few days/weeks ago posted a link to download a heat load calc in a .pdf format.

    Anyone know where I can get this link now?

    Thanks
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    The A/C never shuts off, isn't that sufficient...

    The A/C never shuts off, isn't that sufficient enough reason for the high bills?

    My temperature drop right now is 9 degrees. 79 degrees at the return.

    I don't need to do all that research to...
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    If the heat strips or leaking ducts were the...

    If the heat strips or leaking ducts were the problem why would he go to the trouble of totally changing out the outside condenser unit instead of fixing the problem?
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    A lot of work? Possibly. I hate being told...

    A lot of work? Possibly.

    I hate being told I'm wrong when I know I'm right.

    I hate it when people don't do the right things for the right reasons.

    I hate losing.


    I'm not the type...
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    Taney County, MO I'd love to see if any of...

    Taney County, MO


    I'd love to see if any of this violates any building codes.

    Thanks
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    What's a low temp split? And if I hire my own...

    What's a low temp split?

    And if I hire my own competant tech and it does prove that something is wrong or it's undersized, I'm positive that the Landlord will have a different outlook on this and...
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    It's getting impossible. The landlord I've been...

    It's getting impossible. The landlord I've been dealing with is the management the property owner etc. They don't believe me because whenever they come to see the A/C it's 9 in the morning and...
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    Hmmm So, it's still not cooling. I checked...

    Hmmm

    So, it's still not cooling. I checked the attic to get the model number and everything seems pretty tight.

    [Edited by ablib on 07-16-2005 at 12:15 AM]
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    This is getting interesting.... Model#...

    This is getting interesting....

    Model# ARUF030-00A-1A


    A google search shows this to be a 1.5 ton air handeler. It was a 2 ton compressor now it's a 2.5 ton compressor.
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    It is in cooling mode. Don't know about a fan...

    It is in cooling mode. Don't know about a fan off delay.

    Well the problem with my A/C as you may be able to tell from other threads is that it barely works. The A/C runs for hours (during the...
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    Do shabby HVAC installations violate building...

    Do shabby HVAC installations violate building codes? Such as unit not installed right, running right or improperly sized? Also where can I find building codes and housing codes for my area online?...
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    It's a digital thermostat Robertshaw 9520. It's...

    It's a digital thermostat Robertshaw 9520. It's set at 75 when the temperature comes to 75 it will still run forever. Like not shut off at all.
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    Lets say you have the thermostat set at 75...

    Lets say you have the thermostat set at 75 degrees. When the room temperature comes down to 75 shouldn't the system turn off?
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    No they just replaced the outside condensing unit...

    No they just replaced the outside condensing unit to a 2.5
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    It's looking that way. Moving cost alot of...

    It's looking that way.

    Moving cost alot of money. Something I'm tired of doing. Especially only a month after I've moved in. I'm hoping at sometime either the landlord or the techie will do the...
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    UPDATE: I faxed a letter to the landlord and...

    UPDATE:


    I faxed a letter to the landlord and techie explaining what I wanted done. Suggesting all that was suggested here. I even mentioned that if all of this checks out OK then a 2 ton unit...
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    It wasn't that hot today, mid to low 80's maybe,...

    It wasn't that hot today, mid to low 80's maybe, so it was reletively cool in my Apt. I had it set at 72 and the A/C still wouldn't turn off to get it to 72. It would just hover between 73 & 74 all...
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    It's a 3 bedroom upstairs apartment. They are...

    It's a 3 bedroom upstairs apartment. They are all 3 bedroom apartments, 2 levels. 2 ton.

    After talking to the guy next to me in the upstairs, Apt. it seems he is also having this problem.
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    The "owner of the outfit" was the owner of the...

    The "owner of the outfit" was the owner of the A/C contractor that installed the system. I'm thinking he is being resistant because the work is all under warranty.

    By giving the model# of the...
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    He did tell me that it was undercharged at 57lb...

    He did tell me that it was undercharged at 57lb on the low pressure. Don't know the high. He said he filled it to 70-75 on the low and that's where these systems need to be. Keep in mind this was...
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    ok. just a few more questions, then I'll leave...

    ok. just a few more questions, then I'll leave you alone.:)

    This is what I'm going to request, because after all, I'm still sweating and it is MY electric bill:

    Make the landlord make the...
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    Demand that it be fixed even if it meant to...

    Demand that it be fixed even if it meant to install a newer system to maintain that temp? Assuming that it is undersized.

    To me 75 isn't liveable. But it will do. I'll set the thermostat at...
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    Not incompetant. Just doesn't want to do all the...

    Not incompetant. Just doesn't want to do all the work you described above. Probably for free under warranty.

    I'm in the Springfield area of MO.

    I don't know about the people below me. All the...
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    Southwest Missouri And it can't even hold 80. ...

    Southwest Missouri

    And it can't even hold 80.

    Could the landlord make them redo the A/C. Properly size it? I just know that with as little help as the techie was the other day. I'm not...
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    I say 68 isn't ridiculous because I've never had...

    I say 68 isn't ridiculous because I've never had a problem in all my A/C life maintaining that temperature in all different kinds of dwellings.

    The A/C guy wasn't in the attic more than 30...
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    Upstairs apartment. See problem here: ...

    Upstairs apartment.

    See problem here:

    http://hvac-talk.com/vbb/showthread.php?threadid=79565
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    What kind of thermometer? All I have is a...

    What kind of thermometer? All I have is a thermometer to take my temperature will that work?

    And should I do this in the middle of the night when it's cool in here and the supply air is cool. ...
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    How do I measure supply and return air?

    How do I measure supply and return air?
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    I've seen this topic a few times on this forum...

    I've seen this topic a few times on this forum but due to hijacked threads I'm not sure there was an answer.

    I just moved into a new apartment. Brand new, never been lived in before. This is...
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    How is sweating ducts bad?

    How is sweating ducts bad?
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    Is 2 tons enough for a 1350sq ft apartment in...

    Is 2 tons enough for a 1350sq ft apartment in southern missouri. Where it rarely goes above 95?
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    Ok here are the specs: Goodman Manufacturing...

    Ok here are the specs:

    Goodman Manufacturing
    Houston, TX

    Model # CPLE24-1C

    Hopefully someone here can tell me the size of the unit based on that.
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    Where on my A/C system is the size of the unit? ...

    Where on my A/C system is the size of the unit? On the compressor or air handler? e.g 1 ton, 2 ton.

    Thanks.
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