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    I haven't been outdoors at night, but if not...

    I haven't been outdoors at night, but if not charged properly, and temps dip, you may get icing up.
    It's best to have a trained professional check the airflow and pressures of the system. We always...
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    Hello, If it cools all day, yet warms up at...

    Hello,
    If it cools all day, yet warms up at night, it could be undercharged, or maybe the thermostat is not programmed correctly. Trane units are Excellent!
    I'm in the Miami area and can help if...
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    Fujitsu cassette

    How in the hell is this thing supposed to pump condensate with an 1 1/4 drain pipe? Am i missing something in the diagram? The Fujitsu class mentioned it cAN PUMP HIGH UP, THIS DIAGRAM SAYS DIFFERENT...
  4. How do I contact you?

    How do I contact you?
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    How is that winch being held to the wall like...

    How is that winch being held to the wall like that, and where do I get one????!!!
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    Is it time to buy a box truck? Who's designing...

    Is it time to buy a box truck? Who's designing these giant monsters?
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    that's because in heat mode with your thermostat...

    that's because in heat mode with your thermostat only r-w are closed.
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    there's a short somewhere between g - y, maybe...

    there's a short somewhere between g - y, maybe the wire is pinched somewhere. check for continuity between g-y.
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    I wish I knew about this last week, hell of a...

    I wish I knew about this last week, hell of a time running new wire for a new two stage furnace I installed, this would've been great to use....better luck next time I guess
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    How come I couldn't find the multi stage here in...

    How come I couldn't find the multi stage here in NYC area? Does it still use a two wire sensor?
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    I see these everytime I get a call into Brooklyn.

    I see these everytime I get a call into Brooklyn.
  12. Thread: AEA4440

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    ok you're right. Worth a shot. The store owner is...

    ok you're right. Worth a shot. The store owner is calling bev air, said unit is under warranty (compressor burned cause no one cleaned the coils). This compressor will sit for another year or two...
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    I always see the trucks around

    I always see the trucks around
  14. Thread: AEA4440

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    I need to replace an AEA4440 compressor in a...

    I need to replace an AEA4440 compressor in a single door soda cooler (beverage air). I have an AEA4460 sitting in my garage, will 2000 extra btu's make a big difference? This is a CAP TUBE system
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    my wife and I were lookikg at the suburbs of ft...

    my wife and I were lookikg at the suburbs of ft lauderdale, or maybe coral springs, cheap and nice, won't mind the big pay cut for an improvement in quality of life.... I'm in Queens NY.... Long...
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    What are the best areas to live there? Thinking...

    What are the best areas to live there? Thinking of relocating.
  17. Thread: Greedy super

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    I feel the same way, I hate crooks. Living in NYC...

    I feel the same way, I hate crooks. Living in NYC area I'm surrounded by them every day. One day this guy will get caught. In this region of the U.S. it seems it's the crooks that are getting ahead...
  18. Thread: Greedy super

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    I know, but I'd hate to get someone fired, even...

    I know, but I'd hate to get someone fired, even if he is a stranger to me. Bad karma.
  19. Thread: Greedy super

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    Called to inspect freezer at a synagogue, burned...

    Called to inspect freezer at a synagogue, burned compressor. Told superintendent it would be $900 to replace. The guy goes to tell his boss, comes back and says I will bill $1400 and I will give him...
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    old flat coil matched to an old tombstone type...

    old flat coil matched to an old tombstone type condensing unit for a Yoga Studio, no model # on that 30 year old condenser, but the flat coil is:
    york model # 40uf20-8
    it has 3/4 inch suction...3...
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    So I went on a call 8 months ago for a walk in...

    So I went on a call 8 months ago for a walk in cooler, lady just bought the business and box was freezing everything. No thermostat, pressure control only. Install a t-stat, box is fine till...
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    yep 10 seer, looked like a mack truck

    yep 10 seer, looked like a mack truck
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    got a call for a replacement....38le060340 thanks

    got a call for a replacement....38le060340
    thanks
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    Has anyone ever drilled a hole in an exterior...

    Has anyone ever drilled a hole in an exterior wall of a nyc brownstone building? What should I ecpect? How thick is it? It looks like a foot thick concrete, what the hell is it?
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    but how long can hoses stay there? why doesnt...

    but how long can hoses stay there? why doesnt everyone use hoses instead of the coiled up copper lines? Less likely to kink/leak
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    ok, I forgot what unit this was. A few weeks ago...

    ok, I forgot what unit this was. A few weeks ago saw this cool bakery case, had a small digital display for the t-stat, the defrost timer was a circuit board, and the condensing unit was on rollers...
  27. Thread: ancient RTU

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    Went there for an estimate on installing a mini...

    Went there for an estimate on installing a mini split. Asked the guy what's he been using, said the a/c on the roof wasn't enough, wants to only use mini splits...told him no way in a pizza joint,...
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    bryant model # 90-579 someone hand wrote on this...

    bryant model # 90-579
    someone hand wrote on this thing 15 ton
    it's cooling a pizza store, looks like it should have been replaced 20 years ago
    What is the real btu rating?
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    Not gonna do it....besides being heavy as hell, I...

    Not gonna do it....besides being heavy as hell, I told him it would look ugly on the side of a nice home. He agreed and I am installing a dual zone (instead of the the three zone). The dual is only...
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    I know the regular units look neat, but this...

    I know the regular units look neat, but this thing has two fans and three compressors, so it's tall.
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    I have a customer who wants to hang a fujitsu...

    I have a customer who wants to hang a fujitsu three zone (36000 btu) condensing unit on the side of his brick house. I have hung regular condensing units before no problem, but this thing is 4ft tall...
  32. Thread: funny email

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    just a side note, this area of town is all high...

    just a side note, this area of town is all high rise buildings. He found someone to dangle a 50 pound piece of scrap metal over the pedestrians on the sidewalk. Someone should put up a sign "the sky...
  33. Thread: funny email

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    update/copy of emails part 2: --We would be...

    update/copy of emails part 2:


    --We would be happy to provide you with service. To properly install your large A/C, you will need to purchase the proper brackets to support the weight, this is...
  34. Thread: funny email

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    I just googled the email name and got some...

    I just googled the email name and got some investment company, I guess this is how they save all those millions
  35. Thread: funny email

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    COPY OF EMAIL SENT TO ME: Hello, I need...

    COPY OF EMAIL SENT TO ME:

    Hello,

    I need someone to install a 10,200 BTU Samsung Window Air Conditioner.
    I bought it used from someone, and am missing some minor parts (which
    altogether...
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    did you change the tx-valve? i dont think you...

    did you change the tx-valve? i dont think you should have a full sight glass unless it's water cooled.
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    Find an old window unit and duct it into the...

    Find an old window unit and duct it into the computer, you could just set it next to the computer, it doesn't have to be in the window because you only want to cool down the internal components, the...
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    I agree, apw mclean ....compact units for cooling...

    I agree, apw mclean ....compact units for cooling computer systems
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    thank you for your help I could not figure out...

    thank you for your help
    I could not figure out what compressor that was, and since it looked kinda old anyway, they agreed on replacing the condensing unit. I put in a tecumseh 3/4 hp r-22 and it's...
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    almost forgot, 10x10 walk in box medium...

    almost forgot,
    10x10 walk in box
    medium temperature (38-42 degrees)
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    Tecumseh model number is gone, all I have is the...

    Tecumseh model number is gone, all I have is the serial #
    serial # 801429

    matched up with 1/2 ton expansion valve (r-22)
    russell blower model # aa28-76b

    I need to replace the compressor, can...
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    so the popular opinion would be what I thought,...

    so the popular opinion would be what I thought, home refrigerators are more trouble and headaches with no profit. Good to know there are classes out here though, thanks for the info icehouse
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    does anyone here repair these? is it worth the...

    does anyone here repair these? is it worth the trip? how much could you possibly charge? i get a call once in a while for one, but tell them commercial only, is it a mistake not to service these?
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    i know, why would they energize one leg of the...

    i know, why would they energize one leg of the compressor on a gas heat unit? why not break all three legs with the contactor?
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    old carrier unit, customer complaint- trips...

    old carrier unit, customer complaint- trips breaker after 10 minutes of operation. Go on call, access panels are facing the ledge of building, and the 1.5 foot standing area is covered in snow. After...
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    here's an update: went back right before the...

    here's an update:
    went back right before the blizzard hit, and sure enough it was the inducer fan motor.
    it's a small apartment building(4 small 1 bedroom/studio)
    The funny thing is after I...
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    ah, the inducer fan motor never came on, and the...

    ah, the inducer fan motor never came on, and the flashes came on instantly. I will check for voltage now at the motor. If no voltage then I have to replace the board. I looked all over for fault...
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    model # d2ga024n04806b serial # nhbm056819...

    model # d2ga024n04806b
    serial # nhbm056819
    Customer stated someone else has looked at the unit and had it running for a day, but now it has stopped again.
    Fault code is flashing 4 times.
    Previous...
  49. Thread: manitowoc

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    OK, here's what happened - installed pressure...

    OK, here's what happened

    - installed pressure reducing valve
    - unit had only 3/8 copper line for water inlet to condensor coil, so i increased it to 1/2" as per manitowoc installation manual
    -...
  50. Thread: manitowoc

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    thanks everyone i'll post update tomorrow

    thanks everyone i'll post update tomorrow
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