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    Thanks so much for your efforts in getting with...

    Thanks so much for your efforts in getting with the Lennox Tech. I checked my resistance and have concluded my sensor was bad. I am ordering a new sensor today.
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    I sure would appreciate what ever you can find...

    I sure would appreciate what ever you can find out.
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    Does anyone know how to test an outdoor...

    Does anyone know how to test an outdoor temperature sensor to determine if its bad? I am trying to avoid buying a new one and finding out that this did not correct my problem. My thermostat is...
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    I am using shielded wire so I don't think it the...

    I am using shielded wire so I don't think it the wire. So before I purchase a new outdoor air sensor does anyone know how to test the sensor. Is there an ohm reading that it should test out at.
  5. Lennox Series 7000 Thermostat Outdoor Temperature Sensor

    I have a Lennox Series 7000 ComfortSense Thermostat with an Outdoor Sensor (X2658)connected. The thermostat is reading -1F when its 65 degrees out. I checked all the wiring and it appears to be...
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    Lennox Series 7000 Outdoor Sensor

    I have a Lennox Series 7000 ComfortSense Thermostat with an Outdoor Sensor (X2658)connected. The thermostat is reading -1F when its 65 degrees out. I checked the wiring and it appears to be wired...
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    Dan Thanks for the clarrification. I even...

    Dan

    Thanks for the clarrification. I even feel better about my investment now.
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    Lyork, Just got my electric bill for February....

    Lyork,

    Just got my electric bill for February. My total gas and electric consumption for the month of February are as follows

    Electric ending 3/6
    bill--$121.65
    usage--2896 kwh
    days--34
    ...
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    LYork, Got my gas bill yesterday. 7.2 MCF vs...

    LYork,

    Got my gas bill yesterday. 7.2 MCF vs 16.2 MCF last year. Thats a 56% savings over last year. Not quite as good as your 69% savings that you got. What do you keep your set point at? ...
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    Dan, Thanks for the suggestion on the light...

    Dan, Thanks for the suggestion on the light bulbs. I'll give them a try and see if they work in my fixtures.

    Brjones, I agree on running the heat pump as long as I can given our low Kwh cost. I...
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    Robertshaw 98201 appears to be the same stat that...

    Robertshaw 98201 appears to be the same stat that Lennox calls their Signature Stat. When I originally posted my first thread I was concerned about the 4100 Kwh electrical usage in December. My low...
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    Thank LYork As you mentioned earlier, you and...

    Thank LYork

    As you mentioned earlier, you and I have talked a few months back. I believe you mentioned you were in Shawnee. I'm in Olathe. My home is similar size but its a ranch with a dormer....
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    So from your load calc data I should set my high...

    So from your load calc data I should set my high balance point at 31 and my low balance point at 22. My stat is set to only alow the heat pump to operate at outdoor temps above the high balance...
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    Thanks Dan. I will compare total usage with...

    Thanks Dan. I will compare total usage with LYork come the end of the month.

    Couple of questions:

    What makes you think I have a defrost problem? I'm assuming thats your best quess given my...
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    I got the G61MPV-110 furnace. Low fire 75,000...

    I got the G61MPV-110 furnace. Low fire 75,000 Btuh Input/72,000 Btuh output. High fire 110,000 Btuh Input/99,000 Btuh output.

    Main Floor, Loft, and Basement all served by the same system. All...
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    Lennox Model G61MPV Gas Furnace with HPXA 19 Heat...

    Lennox Model G61MPV Gas Furnace with HPXA 19 Heat Pump

    Ranch Style Home : 1712 SF First Story, 376 SF Loft, 1024 SF Basement (Walkout - South Exposure)

    Total Window Area: 363 SF Window Area
    ...
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    Designer Dan, If I understand your math...

    Designer Dan,

    If I understand your math correctly at 4100 Kwh in a month I am providing approx 40,000,000 BTUh. You mentioned this didn't seem like it was overly excessive. Do you still think I...
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    Lyork, I had my lower balance point set at 10. I...

    Lyork, I had my lower balance point set at 10. I was under the impression that I should try to get as much as possible out of my heat pump but maybe I was pushing its limits and running my...
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    I recently installed a 16 SEER dual source Lennox...

    I recently installed a 16 SEER dual source Lennox heat pump (gas backup). I live in Kansas City where the local electric utility gives a rate reduction incentive to go to an electric heat pump (4.3...
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    Just thought I would let you guys know my...

    Just thought I would let you guys know my results. Your suggestions were exactly what was causing the noise. The installers fastened the refrigerant lines to the joists in my basement with metal...
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    I'll try both ideas. RoBoTeq, I have to ask,...

    I'll try both ideas.

    RoBoTeq, I have to ask, what is a ignot? Are these something I can purchase at the local hardware?

    t527ed, Are these metal sleeves you speak of supposed to be removed...
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    The refrigerant lines are approximately 30 feet...

    The refrigerant lines are approximately 30 feet long. The systems is a Lennox G61MPV Variable Speed Gas Furnace with a Lennox HPXA19 Heat Pump. Both are marketed as being extremely quiet. I...
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    I recently had a heat pump installed. The charge...

    I recently had a heat pump installed. The charge was checked and was a bit high so they removed a portion of the freon. The lines were noisy and have quieted down somewhat but unfortunately the...
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    I figured out why my refrigerant lines were...

    I figured out why my refrigerant lines were making so much noise. Temperatures in Kansas City finally reached the high twenties and my heat pump went out on high head pressure. The contractor put...
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    Great to hear Mopar Guy. I do allot of design...

    Great to hear Mopar Guy. I do allot of design work with Lennox Technical Support so I asked them to send me the wiring diagram for my system using the Signature Stat and it showed this jumper in a...
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    Should be jumped in the stat not the furnace...

    Should be jumped in the stat not the furnace according to my set up.
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    Mopar Guy, You might check to make sure theres a...

    Mopar Guy, You might check to make sure theres a jumper between W1/E and W2 @ the stat. This may be your problem.
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    By the way, I got rid of the dual fuel kit and VP...

    By the way, I got rid of the dual fuel kit and VP set up.
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    You are correct. The Signature Stat is a 2/cool,...

    You are correct. The Signature Stat is a 2/cool, 2/heat, stage stat. I have a two stage heat pump and a two stage furnace so from a heating perspective the ideal situation would be a 4 stage...
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    Even the better models of the VP can't do all...

    Even the better models of the VP can't do all that the Lennox Signature Stat can do. For example the abilitity to set the low and high balance points is not available on the VP's. I see this as a...
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    Agreed. I would hope that most installers don't...

    Agreed. I would hope that most installers don't lock the customer out from taking advantage of the ability to control their system as they see fit. I may be nieve but I believe most customers are...
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    For those that are purchasing the Lennox variable...

    For those that are purchasing the Lennox variable volume furnaces and a heat pump (single or two stage) I would highly recommend going with the Signature Stat. I installed the VP originally and was...
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    I got my new coil in and my heat pump works like...

    I got my new coil in and my heat pump works like a charm. I had them replace the VP stat with the Signature Stat and I'm so glad I did. The Signature Stat is definitely the way to go with the...
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    Thanks for the reply Mopar Guy. I was looking...

    Thanks for the reply Mopar Guy. I was looking for you went I wrote my reply. We really have been tracking together on this one. I also have an undersized coil which is causing my heat pump to trip...
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    I finally got my new Lennox system installed. I...

    I finally got my new Lennox system installed. I am having thermostat problems. How do you like your new Signature Stat? Then contractor installed a Vision Pro and were having problems with it doing...
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    Just out of curiousity, why do you like the...

    Just out of curiousity, why do you like the Signature Stat over the VP???
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    What I'm really looking for is the an answer to...

    What I'm really looking for is the an answer to the following. Given these two pieces of equipment what thermostat would you recommend and how should it be hooked up. In my area there seems to be...
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    I just had a Lennox GPMPV furance (variable...

    I just had a Lennox GPMPV furance (variable speed/2 stage) and a HPXA19 (2 stage heatpump). They installed a Vision Pro Stat and a Fuel Master 21 kit. They have it hooked up to only use one stage...
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    If you go two stage variable speed you have the...

    If you go two stage variable speed you have the ability to slow down the fan speed on a system that is "slightly" oversized to reduce the cooling capacity and hence remove more moisture. I totally...
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    I got a quote back from my contractor this...

    I got a quote back from my contractor this morning and he has proposed a 90 MBH input, 94% Lennox variable speed two stage furnace. I called York and they told me my old furnace was a 117 MBH input...
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    If a VS fan motor is used wouldn't that also help...

    If a VS fan motor is used wouldn't that also help to remove moisture on a two stage oversized system?
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    Can anyone tell me what the efficiency of my York...

    Can anyone tell me what the efficiency of my York Furnace is? Its a York Model #4PUG/USD16N12001 with an input capacity of 117 MBH at 1515 cfm. Its a natural draft furnace that is approximately 15...
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    Dan from SW FL was helping me size my heat pump...

    Dan from SW FL was helping me size my heat pump and has went out of his way to help me with loads and sizing my system. In the morning I have to notify my contractor on what equipment to order which...
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    In states like Missouri does it make sense to...

    In states like Missouri does it make sense to oversize a heat pump, and install a two stage compressor that will typically always run only in the first stage during the cooling season and get the...
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    Is this true with either R-410 or R-22? I assume...

    Is this true with either R-410 or R-22? I assume it doesn't matter? When you say weigh it in what does that mean?
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    If a contractor is charging a heat pump in 40...

    If a contractor is charging a heat pump in 40 degree weather is it true that he cannot get a sufficient charge on it to meet my summer high temp conditions? I know this was the case in the old...
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    My vent for my gas furnace and water heater run...

    My vent for my gas furnace and water heater run directly through my attic to a roof vent. Do you see any problem with this if I indeed decide to go all electric with the furnace.

    I will check...
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    Lyork, I'm in Olathe. I am also looking at...

    Lyork,

    I'm in Olathe. I am also looking at Lennox as my manufacturer. Would you recommend your installer. Is it Shawnee Heating and Cooling?
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    I have an electric stove already. Why can't I...

    I have an electric stove already. Why can't I continue to run my water heater with the gas?????
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    I have already decided to go with a variable...

    I have already decided to go with a variable speed blower so my next decision will be whether I want to spend the extra money for the dual stage compressor. Your point is well taken if I was...
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