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    I probably will. I asked him so many questions...

    I probably will. I asked him so many
    questions while trying to decide on a furnace/contractor he's probably sick of me. Probably thinks I'm high maintenance as it is. Should I give it the weekend?...
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    New Furnace Smell

    Had the new high efficiency gas furnace installed 3 days ago. Just have a question about the new furnace smell. I expected a smell when the furnace was first fired up and for a day or two after,...
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    I received quotes from several contractors and...

    I received quotes from several contractors and settled on these two based on my comfort level with them. They did calcs on the system and both suggested 60K units.



    I decided to settle on the...
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    When I told the carrier guy I was considering a...

    When I told the carrier guy I was considering a variable a.s. unit he quoted me on the 59TN6 with infinity stat. I'm trying to figure out if the carrier variable is better than the american standard...
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    I'm told that the size is appropriate.

    I'm told that the size is appropriate.
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    Yes to all except 2 stage stat. Will have that...

    Yes to all except 2 stage stat. Will have that installed separately in near future unless you recommend otherwise.
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    Furnace Decision Time

    I have to make a quick decision on my replacement furnace. My previous post discussed my cracked heat exchanger and the utility co. came out and red tagged it today. Luckily my gas fireplace cranks...
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    Cracks confirmed

    Well, pulled the blower and got up in there with a pump sprayer and as suspected water bled through cracks on the two cells that I tested. I could see the area getting wet around the crack as I...
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    Yes, under the plan I have they cover the heat...

    Yes, under the plan I have they cover the heat exchanger. I realize that if #2 is a crack it's quite small, but I think a crack is a crack.
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    Well, I haven't given up on this. I decided to...

    Well, I haven't given up on this. I decided to get a closer look with an inspection camera and have attached a couple of example pics of what I found. Is there a way that a pro can verify that...
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    Finally!!!!!

    Well, I found my guy. I decided to get a final quote from a dealer that offer American Standard. Boy am I glad I did. The first thing the lady on the phone told me is that the rep would come out...
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    Well utility co. came to check it out. Told my...

    Well utility co. came to check it out. Told my wife that I was looking at rust in the seam, check it for a minute with an analyzer and said it was fine and left....
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    Ok, thanks. At least I have all of my quotes and...

    Ok, thanks. At least I have all of my quotes and I'm ready to drop some cash on a new unit.
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    I made an attempt to look from above with a...

    I made an attempt to look from above with a mirror through where the humidifier is attached, but the a/c coil is in the way. I guess the next step is to call the utility company in to check it out,...
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    Picture of what I'm seeing

    So I managed to contort myself to get a picture at the back of one of the cells through the combustion door area. Do you guys think this may be a crack? I'm seeing the same thing in each cell. I...
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    My furnace runs like mad for about 3-4 minutes...

    My furnace runs like mad for about 3-4 minutes and then turns off for quite a while... always feel too hot while running and too cold while it's not running.



    To me, this seems to be the huge...
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    That's the thing that turned me off. I suggested...

    That's the thing that turned me off. I suggested that he do a load calc prior to installing if I purchased from him and he got all strange about it. I guess if I were going to pay $300 for a load...
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    The last guy that was the most expensive said...

    The last guy that was the most expensive said that he'd do one if I paid him $ and he would not give me the calc.. said they were a waste of time.
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    I've now met with 7 dealers. None of them...

    I've now met with 7 dealers. None of them offered to do a calc, none have recommended duct work modifications, most haven't asked a thing about insulation / existing heating conditions and all of...
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    Found the locator and there aren't any...

    Found the locator and there aren't any contractors close to where I live.

    Premier supposedly means they receive ongoing training relating to Lennox equipment and are periodically audited on...
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    Considering Lennox for new furnace

    So my search for a replacement furnace is continuing and I'm still so confused and looking for more help. I spoke to 2 Premier Lennox dealers. As I mentioned in a previous post, the first guy...
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    Had it on warranty for 5 years.

    Had it on warranty for 5 years.
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    Planning on replacing, just trying to figure out...

    Planning on replacing, just trying to figure out if I can get help from appliance coverage plan.
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    Furnace is 24 years old.

    Furnace is 24 years old.
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    Will a pro then be able to conclusively confirm...

    Will a pro then be able to conclusively confirm if they are cracks then? I actually have insurance through my utility company. Maybe I should just have the utility company come out and check......
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