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  1. Thread: GO BEARS

    by chicago tom
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    NEED I SAY MORE? GOOD NIGHT ALL AND MAKE IT A...

    NEED I SAY MORE?

    GOOD NIGHT ALL AND MAKE IT A GOOD WEEK!!!!!!
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    I have posted this before and you guys don't...

    I have posted this before and you guys don't agree with me.
    install one and you will be corrected .

    This heater is designed for a 2-2 1/2 car garage
    Its a wall mounted ventless infared heat...
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    You have it set at 68 degrees meaning its going...

    You have it set at 68 degrees meaning its going to maintain that setting and if it dropped to 67 degrees it wouldn't be doing its job.

    YOUR OK

    GAME TIME GO BEARS!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    5. cont. all seems must be sealed with foil tape...

    5. cont. all seems must be sealed with foil tape only one brand is accepted.
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    Ijust had inspection this past friday on my 2...

    Ijust had inspection this past friday on my 2 system attic/basement job I completed.It passed of coarse but only because I know my codes.In chicago we can install a 90% in the attic if:
    1. It's in...
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    I agree with the others.I always tell my...

    I agree with the others.I always tell my customers to put a peice of plywood on top with a brick.

    Here in chicago with our snow and ice it doesnt take much weight on top of the fan blades to bend...
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    I didn't see a damper for the bypass humidifier....

    I didn't see a damper for the bypass humidifier.
    If your humid. doesnt have one built in ,then they are going to have a hard time due to your install.(no bypass pipe,ok maybe 1") Its tight but...
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    Tell the company to invest in a te76 hili...

    Tell the company to invest in a te76 hili (concrete coring drill) every 90% venting I do I use this drill with a hole coring bit and put a small bead of silocone around the pipe.

    You wanted advise...
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    ALLTEMP, Thanks a million for the info and web...

    ALLTEMP,

    Thanks a million for the info and web site.The board you showed is exactlly like the one I replaced and the burn hole in the same place.

    Thanks to ALLTEMP my answer was answered and we...
  10. When the heat goes off you said it happens about...

    When the heat goes off you said it happens about every 30 sec.??? how many times?

    Turn your stat to fan on when the fan starts turn it to auto.Do you hear a bang?Try that a few times on and off...
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    I have a new cust.which recently bought a 1.2...

    I have a new cust.which recently bought a 1.2 million $ condo in chicago.The second night after the closing he called me for a no heat call.This was my first time there so no I didn't do the...
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    It's my first time seeing this post and all I can...

    It's my first time seeing this post and all I can say is:WOW AND YOU PAID FOR THAT OR DID THEY PAY YOU FOR THE PRACTICE.
    ALL I CAN SAY IS PRINT OUR REPLYS AND FAX THEM TO THE OWNER OF THE COMPANY OR...
  13. Thread: rheem unit

    by chicago tom
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    If you are a tech which I don't think you are,...

    If you are a tech which I don't think you are, you have the most common service call for no heat and one of the most fastest one to fix besides the power switch or stat being off.

    Be honest...
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    As a hvac company tech/owner living in chicago I...

    As a hvac company tech/owner living in chicago I would say go with a 90% 2-stage and a 12 seer a/c.I don't think we use our a/c enough to get our money back from the cost of a 14 seer. Of coarse...
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    As I said In my post The disconnect had frn 60's...

    As I said In my post The disconnect had frn 60's which I replaced with 40's and the breaker was also 60 amp which needs to changed to a 40 amp but I didn't have one.

    I hope his check clears he...
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    I also have a 8000 in my house and installed two...

    I also have a 8000 in my house and installed two today for a new construction job I trimmed out today.It's a great stat and you will like it if you learn it and use all of the functions it has like...
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    Yet so simple to check and of coarse stupid me...

    Yet so simple to check and of coarse stupid me with my meter next to me could only think aout getting in my truck to regain feeling in my fingers.I did check the filters and they were clean and the...
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    If it were that season Imy first guess would have...

    If it were that season Imy first guess would have been lightning ,but december in chicago that would be a first with these temps.
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    I had a service call last night on a heil roof...

    I had a service call last night on a heil roof top unit for the top floor apartment. NO HEAT

    As I was walking across the roof to the unit I was about 5' away and smelled that wonderful burned...
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    Amckee, Thanks for Your info I requested.I think...

    Amckee,
    Thanks for Your info I requested.I think you understand that I wasn't asking you to turn it up to 80 to see if it reached 80 but to see how long the burners stayed on.Yes they should stay on...
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    How old is the humidifier pad? does your...

    How old is the humidifier pad?
    does your humidistat say manual or automatic?
    turn off your furnace and take the front of your humidifier off.What do you see in the plenum?

    Do you see the fins of...
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    I must agree that a 2.5 ton a/c for a 2200...

    I must agree that a 2.5 ton a/c for a 2200 sq'house is under sized.You should upgrade to a 3 ton in the spring,but keep in mind that both the outdoor condenser and the indoor a-coil which is in the...
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    OH OK SO LETS NOT GET ANY INFO ON THE SITUATION...

    OH OK SO LETS NOT GET ANY INFO ON THE SITUATION AND JUST PUT A TURN OR TWO IN THE RETURN.

    HEY NICE TROUBLE SHOOTING
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    1.Is your basement ceiling finished? 2.How long...

    1.Is your basement ceiling finished?
    2.How long is your return duct run?
    3.measure your return duct and your register?
    4.what is the model # on your outdoor a/c cond.?
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    I just removed an old a.o. smith boiler this week...

    I just removed an old a.o. smith boiler this week that looks the same as yours.It had a copper coil heat exchanger and weighed about 40lbs.Your boiler is gonna cost you a fortune this winter.

    nice...
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    Do you have the vison pro TH8110u1003?

    Do you have the vison pro TH8110u1003?
  27. Cindy, You said your a/c unit is 21 yrs old,how...

    Cindy,
    You said your a/c unit is 21 yrs old,how old is your furnace?

    In my opinion if your furnace is also 21 yrs old crack or no crack I would replace it.

    I agree with the others and go for a...
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    In chicago The code is the same 1 sq" per...

    In chicago The code is the same 1 sq" per thousand btus
    check your codes and check with your gas company.peoples energy in chicago has a great 86 page book called construction guide for gas usage...
  29. Thread: hi V A/C

    by chicago tom
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    stop working on the basement until you finish you...

    stop working on the basement until you finish you hvac.

    I must agree that I like hot water heat better than forced air and I like unico and space pak systems better than a standard a/c.

    1. how...
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    In chicago if the gas company finds any problems...

    In chicago if the gas company finds any problems on a furn. or w.h. they shut it down and cap the line at the union.They tag it and the cust. must call a tech for repairs.They are now not liable and...
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    If you hired the comp. you should trust them,and...

    If you hired the comp. you should trust them,and if your not sure ,then why did you hire them?

    When they do the start up if it smokes and sets off your smoke detect. RUN , JUST KIDDING

    They...
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    The goodman tech support line is 1888 593-9988...

    The goodman tech support line is 1888 593-9988 they may be able to help.
    good luck with goodman!!
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    Thanks for all of your replies.I did foget to...

    Thanks for all of your replies.I did foget to mention that on my invoice I noted boldly"this furnace has many problems do to an inncorrect installation by another company which has voided all...
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    I will and am going to register on the pro site...

    I will and am going to register on the pro site but my last post says it all and I need to call sbc to change my e-mail and pass code.

    I know hvac but am just learning computs.and some how keep...
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    The jungle thing has me fckin cracking up. I use...

    The jungle thing has me fckin cracking up.
    I use moore supply but I live on the north side and use the morton grove location (dempster and 94)columbia pipe also sells them.
  36. I'm sorry but I don't care what they promised or...

    I'm sorry but I don't care what they promised or said.Lets go back to the condenser that they installed on a new pad and said it must be pitched so it can drain. THANK YOU!!!

    pea gravel has many...
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    I don't know about you all but after 15 yrs. of...

    I don't know about you all but after 15 yrs. of installing all brands I have been installing heil for three years and I swear I have not had ANY call backs and they advertise for me free on the web. ...
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    How can nothing beat a train when it comes in...

    How can nothing beat a train when it comes in last?
  39. A proving cone is a metal cone...one end gets...

    A proving cone is a metal cone...one end gets screwed to the liner and the other end you connect a rope,at the other end of the rope you tie a 3/4" or 1" blk. union and drop it down the chimney. one...
  40. as far as your drain problem he should have...

    as far as your drain problem he should have looked at that when he sold you the pump and the humidifier.You said your ldry tub is at the other end of your basement,is your ceiling drop or dry wall?
    ...
  41. Is he using a proving cone to pull the liner or...

    Is he using a proving cone to pull the liner or is he just trying to work it from the top?

    I have had the same problem with to much mortar and I will put 10' pieces of 1"blk pipe together and put...
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    I just found a web site that sells goodman and...

    I just found a web site that sells goodman and posts all cost prices for all products.

    I don't and won't install goodman BUT this is not right and are they allowed by goodman to do this?How can we...
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    you should NEVER take the return off the back of...

    you should NEVER take the return off the back of the furnace only off the sides or bottom. come on you should no that.
  44. To size a liner you must ad the total btu's of...

    To size a liner you must ad the total btu's of your furnace 100'000+36,000 for your w.h.=136,000,Then you must check the height of your chimney height from the top to the top of your furnace. approx...
  45. Call the company and ask the boss to come to your...

    Call the company and ask the boss to come to your house,because his installers should find a new career.

    Yes the outside unit should be level and if you look down inside the unit you will see...
  46. Do you have a laundry tub in the basement near...

    Do you have a laundry tub in the basement near the furnace?
    If yes then have them run the tubing from the pump to the tub.

    What size liner are they trying to pull?
    What is the btu's on your...
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    I had a no heat call today and The problem was...

    I had a no heat call today and The problem was the normal dirty flame sensor so I cleaned it and all was good.As I had the cust. cycle the system on and off I noticed the ****y sheet metal job some...
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    NO problem with product in CHI TWN

    NO problem with product in CHI TWN
  49. But if the chimney is in the center of the house...

    But if the chimney is in the center of the house (conditioned space )will it still condense?
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    Check with your local armstrong supply house and...

    Check with your local armstrong supply house and give them the mod. & ser. #'s They shoul be able to give you more info on the jag off.
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