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    I compared the exact stats you are considering...

    I compared the exact stats you are considering prior to my new dual fuel system purchase. Go with the Honeywell IAQ. I did and it is an awesome stat for controlling humidity on a VS Lennox blower. I...
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    Honeywell IAQ is the t-stat. I have it set to...

    Honeywell IAQ is the t-stat. I have it set to achieve 40% humidity (dehumidify) and it is on "Auto". Temp is set to 73* during the day and 76* at night. It easily achieves the 40% humidity. It has...
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    Yes, the new system has humidity control. In my...

    Yes, the new system has humidity control. In my mind, that is the only plausible explanation for higher energy use since the system may be running longer to control humidity. I have no idea if it is...
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    Efficiency Disappointment?

    Well, it has been one month since my new Lennox XP 19 Heat pump and variable speed furnace has been in use. I am surprised to find that it is using more energy than my 22 year old Lennox 6 SEER. The...
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    Thanks to all that offered advice. It worked. My...

    Thanks to all that offered advice. It worked. My system is running great now and I love the 40% humidity level. The house is cooool. :D
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    Well, the installer's tech came out today to...

    Well, the installer's tech came out today to check on my concerns that the system was not dehumidifying properly and I was missing a "dehumidifying" screen on my IAQ t-stat (you know, the one they...
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    For the past 48 hours, I have run the t-stat on...

    For the past 48 hours, I have run the t-stat on "cool" and "on". The desired humidity level is set at 40%. The system has called for cool countless times to help maintain the desired 72* temp (which...
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    beenthere, if the temp set point has been...

    beenthere, if the temp set point has been reached, but the indoor humidity level is 5% greater than the humidity set point, doesn't the low speed dehumidification come on and work until it is three...
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    Well...after a lengthy call with the installerís...

    Well...after a lengthy call with the installerís boss, and lots of convincing that the my new Lennox variable speed blower furnace combined with my new Honeywell IAQ t-stat is designed to control...
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    I pulled off the IAQ module cover and noted that...

    I pulled off the IAQ module cover and noted that the wiring is not set up for variable speed blower dehumidification in low speed. It is wired for a non powered humidifier in those same slots (see...
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    You guys are awesome. Great info. No mater what...

    You guys are awesome. Great info. No mater what set point I try on the t-stat's humidity screen (min 10% - max 60%), I never get the word "dehumidifying" above the arrows, that screen or anywhere on...
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    Hmm? OK. I will try auto. Do you have a HP or...

    Hmm? OK. I will try auto. Do you have a HP or A/C. Does it make a difference on the screen?
  13. I just put in a new Lennox XP 19 heat pump and...

    I just put in a new Lennox XP 19 heat pump and furnace last week. It replaced my 22 year-old Lennox A/C and furnace. For what its worth, my Lennox quote was about 8%-20% lower than other name brands...
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    I am not sure why he added a larger coil. I have...

    I am not sure why he added a larger coil. I have the ARI number for the installed system and it uses the installed larger coil. So I assume that it is designed to work with the 4 ton HP and 4 ton...
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    Despite the screen not saying "dehumidify", my...

    Despite the screen not saying "dehumidify", my new system, seems to be removing humidity well. The t-stat is set @40% and the target has been reached and maintained all day today. Outside humidity...
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    I am hardly a DIY. I just paid a local company...

    I am hardly a DIY. I just paid a local company big time $$$ to install a complete new HVAC system. Plus, I was asking if the installer set the cfm per ton correctly. If it is a violation of the...
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    3.5 ton

    3.5 ton
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    OK. Good advice. Will do. I set it back to max at...

    OK. Good advice. Will do. I set it back to max at 1820 cmf on second stage cooling.
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    OK. that helps explain it. I am interested in...

    OK. that helps explain it. I am interested in humidty control. Perhaps I should move it back or back it down to 1820 cfm.
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    Is ideal cfm/ton based on the tonnage of the coil...

    Is ideal cfm/ton based on the tonnage of the coil or the heat pump?
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    Yes.

    Yes.
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    I have a 4 ton HP and 5 ton coil. Which is my...

    I have a 4 ton HP and 5 ton coil. Which is my target for 400 cfm/ton?
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    New Lennox System Set-up Wrong?

    Concern has set inÖ.

    Well, apparently several things were not set up correctly with my new system. Yesterday, the new system would not cool the house with high temp and high humidity outdoors (88*...
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    I pressed the "more" button several times, it...

    I pressed the "more" button several times, it just takes me through the cycle of filter reminder screens. No "dehumidify" shows up...ever

    I called the install company. They said the thermostat...
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    Honeywell IAQ Thermostat Dehumidity Question

    Just had my new Lennox Hybrid Fuel system installed.

    Variable Speed 80% Gas Furnace (model G60UHV60C100)
    XP19 4 ton Heat Pump 18 SEER (model XP19-048-230)
    5 ton coil (model C60D44+TDR)
    Pureair...
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    Yea, what does it do better? I was told by the...

    Yea, what does it do better? I was told by the rep that the Honeywell and Lennox were the same unit, except that the Honeywell IAQ only needed three wires to hook up, while the Lennox took more...
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    Vision Pro IAQ Humidity Settings?

    My new Hybrid Lennox XP19 HP and variable speed furnace is set to be installed on Thursday. In reading the IAQ manual, I couldnít see where it tells me the actual humidity in the house or outside. I...
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    The "cool homes" evaluation of my existing A/C is...

    The "cool homes" evaluation of my existing A/C is complete. My 1986 Lennox A/C tested out at 6.82 SEER. It was originally designed, when new, to achieve 8.21 SEER according to the evaluator. He said...
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    Really? Then ARI shouldn't publish the...

    Really?

    Then ARI shouldn't publish the "10,000" btu data in their book since I (and I am sure many others) used it to make a supposedly "informed" decision.

    How is one to know that the other...
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    Aspen or Lennox OEM Coil?

    A few posters on another thread brought up the idea of requesting the installer of my new hybrid system to change out the quoted ASPEN coil for a Lennox OEM one. The system is set to be installed at...
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    Yes, both the Lennox and York dealer included...

    Yes, both the Lennox and York dealer included their manufactures rebate in their quotes. The York rebate was $1000 and the Lennox was $600. However, the York dealer I got a quote from can't get me...
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    I asked the Lennox guy about the Aspen coil. He...

    I asked the Lennox guy about the Aspen coil. He said that he quoted the Aspen coil since it achieves a higher SEER rating than an OEM coil. He said the Aspen coil has the same warranty as an OEM coil...
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    Good advice. I'll see if I can get a longer...

    Good advice. I'll see if I can get a longer warranty on labor.
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    :D Well, I found the clincher to go with the...

    :D Well, I found the clincher to go with the Lennox system. This is amazing.

    The Lennox installer is certified by my electric utility company, Kansas City Power and Light (KCP&L), as a "Cool...
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    I asked the Lennox guy about the Aspen coil and...

    I asked the Lennox guy about the Aspen coil and he said they use it to get a higher SEER rating then their OEM coil. He said in terms of quality they were similar...imagine that.
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    OK, I got the ARI performance numbers from each...

    OK, I got the ARI performance numbers from each hybrid fuel system. What do these tell me? They are fairly similar. Better cooling, SEER and EER on the Lennox (to be expected since it is a higher...
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    Great idea on getting the model/size of evap...

    Great idea on getting the model/size of evap coil. I will get that on Monday and reconfirm the performance numbers.

    As for the 8% price difference, both installers are big time dealers in KC so I...
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    aaCharley: I am looking at a similar hybrid...

    aaCharley: I am looking at a similar hybrid system with 80% Variable speed furnance and 2 stage Lennox or York Heat Pump. The Lennox will use Honeywell's Vision Pro IAQ with sensor and I was told...
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    Is greater heat output at the register on the...

    Is greater heat output at the register on the York HP that big of deal? Will I notice it compared to the Lennox? Or is that a bunch of sales hype?

    super_tech_1: The Lennox installer is a Dave...
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    Lennox or York Hybrid System?

    After quotes from York, Lennox, Carrier, Amana, Bryant, Goodman and American Standard, I have narrowed it down to the final two hybrid systems I want. I live in a 3900 SF, three level house...
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