Type: Posts; User: Swampfox
I worked on the oceanfront for years, those units are in great shape
I quit drinking, Im on too many drugs
He is AKA PaysonHVAC
They arent leftists, Im pretty sure they are libertarian, they really dont care who they offend either
They never intended for anyone to replace parts in these things lol
Some are still around because of those Carlyle recips, I think they might run forever
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VB4, the Windows Vista of forum software lol
should have waited for VB5, it wont be long now
There is a service bulletin out on this, speed tap #4 on a certain date range of equipment has an issue with low resistance, causing a low voltage short
There is definitely a reliability issue...
The variable speed blower settings are likely set wrong
The 2 lines are identical
Every manufacturer is using POS Chinese reversing valves, only way to avoid them is stop selling heat pumps
Yeah, not the same wiki, Wikipedia is a free online encyclopedia and has nothing to do with Wiki Leaks
Everyone needs to get involved in this if you want to keep the internet free and open, set...
When I was young (and poor) I installed a used system in the house I was renting, there was insufficient electrical service for auxiliary heat, as expected the defrost cycles caused a problem, I...
You can have it converted to the updated defrost control also, part # is PCBDM133S
It does require some minor wiring changes though
There are generic electronic defrost controls that can be retrofitted to pretty much any heat pump, The old Amana would be one of the most challenging though, you'll need someone who really knows...
That is called the spider design, its right out of ACCA manual D, not saying its ideal, but its not something a hack pulled out of his rear either.
Not if you disconnect it first
If the 3 pipes are facing up I cut out with a sawzall right at the valve body, then sweat the stubs off 1 at a time, If they face down I use 2 torches and a helper to sweat the valve out, then braze...
You say you have an air handler yet you are quoting instructions for a cased coil
On the 4TEE model you flip the coil, unless you want condensate going everywhere, the coil apex will face the...
An XE 1000 has demand defrost, with a coil thermistor the slips into a tube at the bottom of the coil, it has yellow wires, and its on the control panel side of the coil
The part in the picture is...
Its an over/under package heat pump, 12 SEER
Let an exterminator handle that
I hate bees
new hoses? sounds like you didnt have the schrader pushed in very far, the thick seal on a brand new hose can sometimes cause that problem, sure sign is the suction takes a long time to drop back...