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  1. there is a seal gasket that comes with the...

    there is a seal gasket that comes with the inducer that seals it to the header box. there I believe is also an orfice or restrictor that has to be removed from the old inducer and installed into the...
  2. may be nothing to replace he needs to check for...

    may be nothing to replace
    he needs to check for proper grounding on certain parts and can preform voltage tests on certain part to find out if they are defective. Fault codes should be there if he...
  3. call you guy out and let him keep his gauges on...

    call you guy out and let him keep his gauges on the unit for at least half hour
    this way he can know what is going on. Sounds like it is hitting high pressure cut off and you have air flo issue or...
  4. well explained thank you been

    well explained thank you been
  5. not up much on this set up but will assume there...

    not up much on this set up but will assume there is a solenoid valve that controls where the refrigerant goes heat ex changer or condenser and maybe be hanging up or fluttering on start up. It also...
  6. looks like the gas flex flare connection was...

    looks like the gas flex flare connection was doped also and is against code there should never be pipe dope on that connection.
    unless code change the flue should be b vent all the way and maybe a...
  7. I am not nor will become a fan of zoning but I...

    I am not nor will become a fan of zoning but I also understand you cost issues. Talk to your trane or lennox dealers about the trane zoneing or harmony zoning. It may cost a little bit more but they...
  8. get another opinion on the hx from a different...

    get another opinion on the hx from a different company and the decide
    I vote replace the furnace
  9. under your conditions and the fact you cant stop...

    under your conditions and the fact you cant stop your problem with out moving you neighbors you still have options
    a merv 16filteron you furnace and a Air Knight purifier installed on your system...
  10. the heat exchanger really needs to be pressure...

    the heat exchanger really needs to be pressure tested by a qualified tech the test that was done isn't conclusive. The limit may need to be replae or the secondary hx is dirty and not letting enough...
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    call the company you been using and ask them to...

    call the company you been using and ask them to check for dampers that may be close or hidden and ask for static test and to find the problem with the air flo to the second floo. It should not be...
  12. IMHO replace the ductwork with proper size and...

    IMHO replace the ductwork with proper size and your noise should be gone. The ducts in moble homes is very restrictive
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    very good units and dependable but the were ruff...

    very good units and dependable but the were ruff on the brain and you had to have the book and follow it to the letter. Was sorry to see it leave the market and was way ahead of its time
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    take your time and remember don't over think the...

    take your time and remember don't over think the questions most you will know the answers
  15. haven't installed one in a few years now but I...

    haven't installed one in a few years now but I believe the main trunk is 9in round breaking down to 7in depending on the duct design all the take offs are 2.5 in tubes and can fit through walls and...
  16. unico system is also an option three in runs and...

    unico system is also an option three in runs and main duct is smaller and works well in the older homes like yours
  17. sounds like your heating and colling bills will...

    sounds like your heating and colling bills will be through the roof and you still will be struggling to keep up. I would think a complete load calc be done and two systems be install with merv 14 to...
  18. oil seal blown out motor should be replaced....

    oil seal blown out motor should be replaced. Don't understand why they didn't replace it under warranty. Trane considers that as a failed part and have not seen then kick it back yet. Air quality in...
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    with 2000 cfm potential I see no reason you cant...

    with 2000 cfm potential I see no reason you cant heat or cool any part of the house. the duct going to the second floor may not have been connected at some point. From the duct sizes you gave your...
  20. the amana is a good unit and quite but I would...

    the amana is a good unit and quite but I would think it be in your best interest to get a load calc done and get the proper size for your needs. I also think a wifi stat since you are not there much...
  21. you will be far better off with the perfect fit...

    you will be far better off with the perfect fit better filtration and far less restriction on air flo
  22. IN most cases yes high limit will trip but I have...

    IN most cases yes high limit will trip but I have seen in many cases not enough heat is pulled from the HX and the heat would transfer through the shield and trip the roleout. If the limit is being...
  23. I am not a fan of reducing gas pressure to over...

    I am not a fan of reducing gas pressure to over come a problem in heat raise. It is designed with certain perremitors and they should be kept. Ajustment made with an analyzer to get the best eff is...
  24. uv lights are great for stopping organic growth...

    uv lights are great for stopping organic growth in the air handler only. They should be installed after the filter and not before. The uv will eat the filter making it uselessmost come with a shield...
  25. have the next guy check air flo and get a new...

    have the next guy check air flo and get a new filter also. You say it worked last year no issues and now problem and they all tunnel vision on the exhaust witch may be border line but most likely...
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    1 year expect some where between 10 n 15 per hour...

    1 year expect some where between 10 n 15 per hour if there is work
    things are slow here and may take time for it to pick up
  27. 20 gallons a day and it isnt water logged you...

    20 gallons a day and it isnt water logged you have a leak some where look for it before you damage the boiler
  28. just saw the vidio. Looks like the typical nc...

    just saw the vidio. Looks like the typical nc system. Looks like you may have a damper zone system from the control on the furnace.
    you would IMHO do better and save more by ripping it all out and...
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    yes it does

    yes it does
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    the termintions look a little close to the corner...

    the termintions look a little close to the corner
    most units want up to 8 ft from a corner or side wall
    was a permit pulled and was it inspected??
  31. there is some info missing test resolts are...

    there is some info missing
    test resolts are important here to answer properly
    if it is warm out then yes drat could be low
    what were his reading after the unit was running for a while like 15...
  32. have to agree with Been on this one your leak...

    have to agree with Been on this one

    your leak should not be that hard to find and dye is a waist of time
  33. you have said you have no intentions of useing...

    you have said you have no intentions of useing this guy and stated he was an idiot
    he from what i have read did the load calc with a few minor mistakes witch leads me to think he did more for you...
  34. have the coil cleaned or at least the typre you...

    have the coil cleaned or at least the typre you sray on from a can and let it run off with the condensate

    sounds like it may be pulatants with an oil resadue
  35. how is it vented? May be tripping on presure...

    how is it vented? May be tripping on presure switch
    flame senser may need to be cleaned often if the gas isnt burning properly

    If it has the wrpilot sensor with the 45sec delay the secondary...
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    water flo is important if the new pump is 600...

    water flo is important
    if the new pump is 600 gph you may need to up size the intake piping to it and upsize the outlet piping
    you realy need to find the exact water flo you need to run the unit...
  37. with the 20i unit you need the trane zone panel...

    with the 20i unit you need the trane zone panel and proper stats for that panel

    any other zone panel will not work well and or stage the unit properly

    trane also to the best of my knowlege...
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    i have done many unit on log beach island that...

    i have done many unit on log beach island that went under decks and walkways
    some only had 12ins of clearance
    i would put a full size square elbow on the top of then to shoot the discharge air out...
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    have your friend juice it up for another six...

    have your friend juice it up for another six weeks and maybe you will be able to find a job and be able to replace the unit before to long

    if nothing else it may get you through the rest of the...
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    what doc said capacitors dont always look bad...

    what doc said

    capacitors dont always look bad they always need to be tested to be sure they have the proper rating
  41. back in the day it was not uncomon to find a unit...

    back in the day it was not uncomon to find a unit on a roof or in sun on a 100 degree day to run at 350 or so
    check it when it cools dow if it ever does
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    fan relay come to mind time for the techs to do...

    fan relay come to mind
    time for the techs to do thier job and fix it


    mr bill i heard they are now useing horses
  43. not sure any of us can be of help. We are limited...

    not sure any of us can be of help. We are limited on just how much advice we can give

    tell us what is happening and decribe the best you can
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    if the coil is clean and the fan blade isnt...

    if the coil is clean and the fan blade isnt blowing hot air through the top of the condenser coil raising your head pressure

    you may want to check your lineset for a posible kink and someone is...
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    very informative tread i was taught in a few...

    very informative tread
    i was taught in a few class that you bring it close as possible with liquid and you can fine tune the sh n sc as a gass

    aside from the fact the helper was in the wrong and...
  46. come on give the guy a break

    come on give the guy a break<<< he is trying to learn as we were at some time

    100 years ago when i was first starting beer can cold was the way it was taught. as time went on you learn the right...
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    found years ago in a weak market more isnt better...

    found years ago in a weak market more isnt better
    charge what you charge and hold level and the customers will still be with you when the market is better

    a good tech is worth his wieght in gold...
  48. didnt see the size of the unit so spoke to soon ...

    didnt see the size of the unit so spoke to soon on cfm
    i do tend to feel there is an airflo issue
  49. anytime you go on a call you collect diagostic...

    anytime you go on a call you collect diagostic repair or not
    this means you go through the entire system and check it out if approved you do the repair and check it over again to be sure you havent...
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    very posibal they took out the one and forgot to...

    very posibal they took out the one and forgot to install the one in the bag and there is no piston

    pump it back and check
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