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    Done this twice, 2 different bags. They will...

    Done this twice, 2 different bags.

    They will send you a loaner while yours is repaired or you keep the loaner(I don't think it was new) and they repair the one you send in and keep it.
  2. I replace all fuses in disconnect when one goes. ...

    I replace all fuses in disconnect when one goes.
    The other "good" fuses can stay in that disconnect for future use.
    Last thing I need is a call back because the "other" fuse(s) blow because they...
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    As stated, most likely still leaking! Also,...

    As stated, most likely still leaking!

    Also, how was unit size determined? 4 ton for 5000 sq' may not be big enough and/or 2 systems would be better.
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    No extra pay. Time and a half M-Sat after hours....

    No extra pay.
    Time and a half M-Sat after hours.
    Double time on Sunday.
    We have very few calls, mostly commercial with residential (60/400).
    3 techs now, one moved and another out on medical. Tue...
  5. Not sure you will get more than that from a geo...

    Not sure you will get more than that from a geo unit. While the geo portion may be long term, the unit itself is basically the same as you have now.

    If your covered electrically with solar, just...
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    Have you had a heat pump before? Depending on...

    Have you had a heat pump before?

    Depending on your definition of "lukewarm" and "very little heat", it may be working properly.

    I would say not enough info from your tech to provide here to...
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    Back to a somewhat controversial thing, no vent...

    Back to a somewhat controversial thing, no vent after trap.

    Now on this set up it appears that the entire area in the photo is the return, no ducting. So how would that work?
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    Most likely not as a first timer. What do you...

    Most likely not as a first timer. What do you compare it to?

    A 1971 unit with a TXV?!

    If it's a simple fix, then okay. Otherwise, they are probably correct in recommending a replacement.
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    I would cut that elbow at a 45°angle. Makes it...

    I would cut that elbow at a 45°angle. Makes it harder to get blocked.
    Also, a bunch of fittings inside, from horizontal to vertical. An easy place to get build up, too.
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    Okay, but it looks odd.

    Okay, but it looks odd.
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    If 73° is preferred, set it there and leave it...

    If 73° is preferred, set it there and leave it alone!! Waiting until it is hotter to turn it on is counter productive. It is easier to maintain a temp versus dropping to a temp.

    Don't open up...
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    What's up with the PVC in the back?

    What's up with the PVC in the back?
  13. Thread: defrost for a/c?

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    Gotta be careful who you blame. This is new to...

    Gotta be careful who you blame.
    This is new to you, correct?
    Maybe the contractor was not allowed to do the right thing.
  14. Thread: something wrong?

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    Do I understand the OP to mean that the other guy...

    Do I understand the OP to mean that the other guy could not wire the stat correctly so he put in the screws to make it run until the customer called someone who could wire it?

    Did the other guy...
  15. Thread: capacitor

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    So, how was it hooked up?

    So, how was it hooked up?
  16. Thread: capacitor

    by pacnw
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    Is this statement correct?

    Is this statement correct?
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    You have a communicating system-furnace, a/c and...

    You have a communicating system-furnace, a/c and UI(Carrier's name for the stat).

    The furnace dip switches are NOT used!! These components, in your case, send data to determine connected equipment...
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    Do you have the install manual? What are the...

    Do you have the install manual?
    What are the equipment model numbers?
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    I think it's working now. Thanks!!

    I think it's working now.
    Thanks!!
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    Again, how do you know it is not what the stat...

    Again, how do you know it is not what the stat shows?
    What makes you say it is 3° different?
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    The 3° differential is between heat and cool...

    The 3° differential is between heat and cool settings. It should not be temp setting vs actual. That would be an offset.
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    I am not sure if you or I am confused. The cfm...

    I am not sure if you or I am confused.
    The cfm per ton should be 325-450 per ton, max!!

    So you are staying 875 and that is what I'm curious of.
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    I read it just the opposite.

    I read it just the opposite.
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    What is your comparison, stat to room temps? ...

    What is your comparison, stat to room temps?

    Are you using another temp reading to say it is off compared to stay?
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    The 3 setting are to adjust cfm per ton. If you...

    The 3 setting are to adjust cfm per ton. If you have the install manual, it tells the difference in that.

    The unit is most efficient at continuous operation vs cycling on and off.

    On a humid...
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    Are you checking the temp against another...

    Are you checking the temp against another thermometer?

    Are you saying that the stat is set at 73°, but the display shows 70°?
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    While equipment CAN be noisy, it is usually a...

    While equipment CAN be noisy, it is usually a duct issue.

    Sounds like the sales guy did NOT do a competent job of checking out the location to size the equipment for the space!!!

    The variable...
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    I will try connecting the probe. I had it off to...

    I will try connecting the probe. I had it off to keep from bending the pins.
    Thanks.
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    OK. I tried batteries, USB and more batteries. ...

    OK.
    I tried batteries, USB and more batteries.

    http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160720/82c06015474b349d9b3bbc2b40880ee6.jpg

    Light won't flash in Normal position, but does when in Dbug.
    ...
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    iConnect watranty contact info

    Who/where do we go for warranty on this product?

    I have a probe that no longer powers up.

    Thanks
  31. Take into account what equipment you get, NOT...

    Take into account what equipment you get, NOT just the stat.

    If you really like the Ecobee, get non-communicating equipment. Some communicating equipment will ONLY work with the proprietary...
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    Running any condensate outside that has a...

    Running any condensate outside that has a possibility of freezing can be problematic if not done correctly!!!!

    I would do everything possible to keep it in conditioned space. Use the washer drain,...
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    http://hvac-talk.com/vbb/showthread.php?1954091-Ca...

    http://hvac-talk.com/vbb/showthread.php?1954091-Carrier-Heat-Pump-Inverter-Problem-Temp-Lockout-Every-Night

    You might follow this post.

    Seems like there may be something in common.
  34. The control don't seem to be able to do a staged...

    The control don't seem to be able to do a staged a/c.

    However, I do not think that you have a 2 stage a/c.

    You are confusing some of the operations.
    First, since you have a single stage a/c...
  35. http://globalimageserver.com/fetchDocument.aspx?id...

    http://globalimageserver.com/fetchDocument.aspx?id=812d0bcc-0b1b-4b00-8aba-0059cd413733

    Seems the blower is capable of the 400 CFM/ton according to this link.
  36. Thread: Testo 510 Issues

    by pacnw
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    Because they replaced an item that was under...

    Because they replaced an item that was under warranty?

    Try Testo sucks when you have to spend $250+ to get it re-calibrated once it's out of warranty!!!

    Try Testo sucks when your 523 needs a...
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    Not seeing it, either.

    Not seeing it, either.
  38. Thread: tapatalk issue?

    by pacnw
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    tapatalk issue?

    Since password reset, seems either I cannot access, access but won't refresh, or access and nothing displays.

    I have other tapatalk sites and no issues with them.

    My end or other end issue?
    ...
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    Back filled by landscapers or homeowner?! And...

    Back filled by landscapers or homeowner?!

    And is the line voltage the flat grey cord? Is it also semi buried and waaaaaaaaaaaay too long?
  40. I could be wrong, but I thought all Infinity...

    I could be wrong, but I thought all Infinity systems used their Infinity touch screen UI(stat).
    If you didn't, it was basically a staged unit.
    Make sure you get all you can out of whatever you buy.
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    Best answer, give it a try. Determine the cost...

    Best answer, give it a try.
    Determine the cost difference and comfort.
  42. Thread: Pump DP switch

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    I had a similar issue, but with light...

    I had a similar issue, but with light switches!!!!!!

    I would never have believed it without seeing it with my own eyes. I never heard the final diagnosis. Once I discovered this it got turned over...
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    With the Testo being that far off, does it make...

    With the Testo being that far off, does it make it more of an analog set than a digital set?
    If you can be off 4 psi, how is that any different than using an analog gauge?

    I thought the idea of...
  44. William1234, where are...

    William1234, where are you????????????????????????

    Troll?
  45. If you can't get to air handler, how do you know...

    If you can't get to air handler, how do you know there is nothing wrong there?
    Sounds good me like a half a$$ed job if you do that!
  46. This was posted in a gun for I am in. There were...

    This was posted in a gun for I am in.
    There were changes to this law when it actually was implemented. It got watered down, unfortunately.
  47. Thread: New AC Blues

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    I think you have figured out that your contractor...

    I think you have figured out that your contractor is less than knowledgeable in his chosen profession.

    He should know and be able to tell you WHY the blower motor needs to be changed.

    He should...
  48. Thread: service call

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    706891 This is being held up with the sun...

    706891

    This is being held up with the sun behind it.
    Per landlord, he put it in a month ago!! It's a clean environment.
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    So you did NOT have a problem when you had a...

    So you did NOT have a problem when you had a door, now without a door you have a problem?!

    You can't beat physics. Like the rest of your post, heat rises and cold sinks.
    You are correct in the...
  50. Where is this sensor? Most safeties are in place...

    Where is this sensor?
    Most safeties are in place to activate in case the primary operation is compromised.
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