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  1. I feel your pain. I quit my last job because of...

    I feel your pain. I quit my last job because of this. The company I work for now has craftsmen for installers. They do beautiful work. I can promise my customers a quality job. Have not been...
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    old gravity system

    old gravity system
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    Trip saver motors out of the box are CCW lead...

    Trip saver motors out of the box are CCW lead end. Don't forget to trim the shaft and pull the plug!
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    "I can't breathe" said the condensor

    "I can't breathe" said the condensor
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    Gas man .red-tagged furnace due to pilot valve...

    Gas man .red-tagged furnace due to pilot valve staying open for 20 seconds after pilot extinguished
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    that was awesome

    that was awesome
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    ...finger slicers...

    ...finger slicers...
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    Curious as to the outcome. What did OP do? Me,...

    Curious as to the outcome. What did OP do? Me, quote to move c.u. and change motor. I am no carpenter.
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    He does have a point. The heat transfer of 410A...

    He does have a point. The heat transfer of 410A is better than 22.
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    Had a bad (2 ton) one in Muskogee, OK. ...

    Had a bad (2 ton) one in Muskogee, OK. Replacement valve was a different make. Mechanical equalizer. Very difficult to change.
  11. Thread: R500

    by Texanna Slim
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    R500

    Still cooling great. Gassed it up ($6.00 an ounce). Washed coils and changed filter.IMG_20140708_140653
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    Fan and blower motors use smaller gauge wire in...

    Fan and blower motors use smaller gauge wire in their windings than compressors do, and are more sensitive to higher temperatures caused by open capacitors.
  13. Pulse furnace part no longer available

    Model G14Q3-80-2
    Part # 17F14 Air intake low pressure switch

    Church furnace. Absolutely pristine, but with a bad switch. By-passed by others. Lennox no longer has that part. Their answer is sell...
  14. Thread: Reduced

    by Texanna Slim
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    Reduced to toast

    Reduced to toast
  15. Shame should be for not taking contractors offer.

    Shame should be for not taking contractors offer.
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    S-lock and screws

    S-lock and screws
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    Slick and screws

    Slick and screws
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    YES!

    Listen to this person, everybody...
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    There is a method to that madness. Way too many ...

    There is a method to that madness. Way too many 20 plus units...
  20. my daddy said never touch a furnace if it is on...

    my daddy said never touch a furnace if it is on the wall or on the floor
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    it is okay

    There are no wires going to the capacitor
  22. darn auto fill

    I changed the compressor on a high efficiency heat-pump. During so, I moved the feeder tubes. Fired her up and thud... the fan stops. Thank goodness for 1/12th HP motors. No harm done, but a lesson...
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    Had the same thing the other day. One leg was off...

    Had the same thing the other day. One leg was off at the relay. Was running in that condition for a couple of weeks. Tightened the fitting and fired her up. Amp draw normal. Ran for 45 minutes. No...
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    Bad Aire flo?

    Bad Aire flo?
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    Why don't you jump? Go ahead and jump.....without...

    Why don't you jump? Go ahead and jump.....without bypassing any safeties, of course.
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    Somewhere a jumper may need clipped...

    Somewhere a jumper may need clipped...
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    Thank you for the info, Mike

    Thank you for the info, Mike
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    Did you trim the shaft on the universal motor?

    Did you trim the shaft on the universal motor?
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    Ahem.....did you wire the new capacitor correctly?

    Ahem.....did you wire the new capacitor correctly?
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    You can get one at most supply houses (k type two...

    You can get one at most supply houses (k type two wire with cotton sleeve) or make your own with a piece of shoelace.
    Make sure you have an extra battery for that meter. No auto off.
  31. Thread: ALSO

    by Texanna Slim
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    Does the plate have any metal on it/in it?

    Does the plate have any metal on it/in it?
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    From the condition of the box, it looks like it...

    From the condition of the box, it looks like it preceded the install in question. Still not right.

    Oh, and one more thing; don't poop where you eat....
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    I work for a mom-and-pop. Pop is a parts hoarder....

    I work for a mom-and-pop. Pop is a parts hoarder. Digging around the warehouse, I found a box of 20 microfarad run caps the size of canned hams! Probably from the early seventies.I would absolutely...
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    The tech may have not got the right rpm motor, or...

    The tech may have not got the right rpm motor, or the the right horse power, or took out the bottom drain plug, or trimmed the shaft, but he got the rotation right! Good job!
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    Yes on crossover. Coleman condensing unit....

    Yes on crossover. Coleman condensing unit. Aftermarket evaporator coil.
    My first time to residence 3 weeks ago. Complaint of condensate leakage on floor. Evaporator changed 1 month prior. A few...
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    Coleman....reciprocating

    Coleman....reciprocating
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    OP here, I changed the motor. Pulled out a...

    OP here, I changed the motor. Pulled out a quarter horse rescue and put in a half horse motor that Nordyne says matches up with a 4 ton condensing unit. It moves more air, but I was disappointed with...
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    high static versus rescue

    Does it really make a difference? I am about to charge a customer a bunch of money to replace a perfectly good universal with a Nordyne specified motor. (Manufactured home). I am hoping this will...
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    Union?

    Union?
  40. This is the Ask Our Pro's forum, and only Pro...

    This is the Ask Our Pro's forum, and only Pro members that have been vetted by the AOPC may post advise, commentary, or ask questions of the OP here.

    You can find the rules for posting and...
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    Inficon Techmate on sale at Johnstones. Best...

    Inficon Techmate on sale at Johnstones. Best detector for the money IMHO.
  42. Thread: Ameristar

    by Texanna Slim
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    PRC...probable replacement chance?

    PRC...probable replacement chance?
  43. Try a Schrader core tool...if it is the silver...

    Try a Schrader core tool...if it is the silver ones which are universal.
  44. 2 ton 2 stage high static heat pump package unit

    Does anybody make such a thing?
  45. Lower the blower speed

    Lower the blower speed
  46. Whoever thinks discharging condensate in a crawl...

    Whoever thinks discharging condensate in a crawl space is a good idea is an idiot.
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    AirCycler

    AirCycler
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    Ask him why the TruSteam is such a P.O.C and what...

    Ask him why the TruSteam is such a P.O.C and what they are doing about the UV light issue.
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    What is wrong with an over-sized filter drier?

    What is wrong with an over-sized filter drier?
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    Have someone other than a family member sign an...

    Have someone other than a family member sign an affidavit verifying experience, then take the test. The only books you need are Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Technology 18th ed., and 2009 gas...
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