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    You got that right. I had a customer call them...

    You got that right. I had a customer call them while I was changing a nest for a Honeywell redlink I took the phone from customer and listened to support for about 5 min. Told the lady if they...
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    I just changed out another nest today. Every...

    I just changed out another nest today. Every call for heat on a HP, the strip heat came on. Replaced with a Honeywell with redlink.
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    Might as well go ahead and replace the a/h too...

    Might as well go ahead and replace the a/h too while your changing stuff. Where did you measure the HP pressures from?
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    Thankfully the company I work for has a "just say...

    Thankfully the company I work for has a "just say no" policy to mobile homes. I've done on install last summer and it did suck.
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    Make sure you have power on the reversing valve. ...

    Make sure you have power on the reversing valve. If unit is running close the liquid valve once suction reaches 0 then close it off. As it is approaching 0 I'm already closing it down. Pull the...
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    I've been fighting a tam7 for the last week. ...

    I've been fighting a tam7 for the last week. Finally got it figured out today. They are nearly impossible without a manual. Hate them!
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    I was the in the same boat when I ordered mine...

    I was the in the same boat when I ordered mine last week. They have the check box that says it is OK to leave at door, I don't wanna assume responsibility if it disappears. Their website said USPS...
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    Great to know how much you like them. I ordered...

    Great to know how much you like them. I ordered the I manifold and 2 probes last weekend and started playing with them last Thursday. I absolutely love them so far. In the next few weeks I'll...
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    Jtrammel, why is the side port for micron gauge...

    Jtrammel, why is the side port for micron gauge only? Can it not be used without issue to introduce refrigerant or nitro into the system? Why?
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    I don't. I purge it with liquid to the valve...

    I don't. I purge it with liquid to the valve during vacuum then valve off after vacuum. As I am screwing the hose on I'll slightly open the valve so any possibility of anything but liquid is...
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    Do your valve core tools have Schrader access...

    Do your valve core tools have Schrader access between valve and system? If so is that what you hook up your micron gauge to? On the other side is where you hook up a purged hose full of 22 or 410. ...
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    If doing a triple evac I'll put a hose of...

    If doing a triple evac I'll put a hose of nitrogen on one of the access ports that isn't being used on the vcr's. Make sure the valves are closed. If system wasn't pumped down to crack the valve...
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    1 was definitely my fault. I forgot to unhook...

    1 was definitely my fault. I forgot to unhook it, grabbed my gauges and popped it lose. Made it like 3 days before it broke rest of the way. Week later other broke for no good reason.
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    I lost 2 in 1 week. Replaced with a new one and...

    I lost 2 in 1 week. Replaced with a new one and found a used one from another tech. Next time I'll just just one of the Velcro straps I guess.
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    I think what Joey is saying is that a properly...

    I think what Joey is saying is that a properly installed system is more important than brand. I've had good luck with comfortmaker without a txv.


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  16. Because measuring voltage is the difference...

    Because measuring voltage is the difference between the 2 leads. If 24 is being used it will measure 0. When I was in school a few years ago all my electricity classes can last semester. Your...
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    The tests that the remover grab hold of broke...

    The tests that the remover grab hold of broke off, this was on the high side, low side was extremely tight and barely got Schrader out of it. New valves were 2 days out so I put new access t's on...
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    I like it. I recently changed an evap coil in a...

    I like it. I recently changed an evap coil in a trane. I went to pull both Schafer's and both were stuck. One broke off and barely got the other out. That little tool may have got it.
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    I have been thru 3 manifolds for leaks in 8...

    I have been thru 3 manifolds for leaks in 8 months. I'm leaking again.
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    About a 2 second video. It there

    About a 2 second video. It there
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    May be a good idea, I've changed probably 15 icp...

    May be a good idea, I've changed probably 15 icp txv's in July.
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    Let it equalize so all the liquid is gone. I...

    Let it equalize so all the liquid is gone. I usually roll up my temp clamps while I'm waiting. Make sure to bleed the air out of the hose and manifold first.
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    I've had the spk3 for several months and love it....

    I've had the spk3 for several months and love it. I just wish it had that hook like the 2 has.
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    May be time to call a tech or ask someone at your...

    May be time to call a tech or ask someone at your company for more info. You probably wasted 7# of 22 only to find out that wasn't the issue.
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    What kind and model is coil?

    What kind and model is coil?
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    I keep mine hung next to the analogs. I put the...

    I keep mine hung next to the analogs. I put the cover on them when I'm cleaning the truck. I do keep it around though for if it is sprinkling, I'll put it on just to help protect digitals.
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    Poll: No discount from my company, some are difficult...

    No discount from my company, some are difficult to work with but no more than others. I had a no cool today went out and the thermostat was bad. The nice lady, who used us before, said to go ahead...
  28. Thread: Leak

    by chippert
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    2 days ago your a/c was working great? What was...

    2 days ago your a/c was working great? What was the temperature outside from 1 day to next? Have you been using it regularly?
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    I've read about their great warranty I called...

    I've read about their great warranty I called them Monday and they're replacing my sman4 which are 4 months old. I had to call today because my 2 month old meter is having fits now. I just order 2...
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    Sounds like a very conceited individual and I...

    Sounds like a very conceited individual and I probably couldn't stand being near him for a $80,000 bonus after 4 years plus a regular check. My vote is school also. This feller wouldn't happen to...
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    My preference is low-loss. No valve to...

    My preference is low-loss. No valve to accidentally open. Disconnect high side and feed liquid into low side.


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    I love my yellow jacket low loss and ball valve...

    I love my yellow jacket low loss and ball valve hoses and wouldn't use anything else. I don't use gloves but I know I should, only takes a second to get hurt. Get ya some new hoses and keep using...
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    I thought we were high at $119/#.

    I thought we were high at $119/#.
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    TBrazin. I can't pm yet but I'd be interested in...

    TBrazin. I can't pm yet but I'd be interested in the leak detector. I was actually going to order one tonight and saw this.
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    What is the SDMN 6? Googling did bring up much...

    What is the SDMN 6? Googling did bring up much on it.
  36. I'd buy more tools and a new rzr.

    I'd buy more tools and a new rzr.
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    Do those fit with no problem? I've seen those...

    Do those fit with no problem? I've seen those and liked em.
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    Yup. I'm guessing I'll just trim it back a...

    Yup. I'm guessing I'll just trim it back a little bit to make it usable.
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    That really isn't what I wanted to hear. Can the...

    That really isn't what I wanted to hear. Can the insulation be cut back a little? It sure would help out when you have to ohm out a wire or 2.
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    New Fieldpiece meter

    I had some issues with my UEI meter a week ago so I bought a new FP HS36 a few days ago. I'm really liking so far except the dang probes. There is barely any metal showing on the tips. I'm...
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    I graduated at 42, and have wanted to do this...

    I graduated at 42, and have wanted to do this since I was 25. I left a good job with good money to go into HVAC. I absolutely love it even though I've found lots of new aches and pains I didn't...
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    About equal parts on all. Study any test guides...

    About equal parts on all. Study any test guides you can and be able to look comfortably look up codes and you'll be fine. If you can't do that yet time to postpone your test and get comfortable...
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    I used the full 3 hours or whatever it took. The...

    I used the full 3 hours or whatever it took. The blueprint questions are more general stuff making sure you can comprehend it. Stuff like what kind of diffusers are used in such and such office. ...
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    It had a little of everything. I forgot my...

    It had a little of everything. I forgot my modern refrigeration book so didn't use it of course. I made those answers up the best I could. It was mostly the 2 code books I needed. Make sure you...
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    Flag any pages/sections, know where the general...

    Flag any pages/sections, know where the general areas are in each book. Answer all the questions you can without looking in book then go back anything needed to look up and do those last. It wasn't...
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    Last April. Questions on it?

    Last April. Questions on it?
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    I lived in London for several year and went to...

    I lived in London for several year and went to school there for hvac. I know that entry wages are very low and several techs I've talked to there worked in Lexington for same reasons. I moved to...
  48. Thread: iphone

    by chippert
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    Tapatalk has always worked great for me.

    Tapatalk has always worked great for me.
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    There was a little junk in them. I used a 45...

    There was a little junk in them. I used a 45 caliber bore to clean them. looked like need when I got done though.
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    I worked on my first goodman furnace for a friend...

    I worked on my first goodman furnace for a friend a few months ago doing the same thing, it was a 90+. I never saw any flame rollout but it tripped when it was cold and had to run a lot overnight. ...
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