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    Thanks all... I think I am going to look into the...

    Thanks all... I think I am going to look into the outside t-stat to hopefully extend condenser life. I am not to worried about the extra $ due to strip use
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    heat strip / condenser issue

    I live in Richmond , VA and noticed last winter that my heatpump may not have been setup correctly. When the temp is well below freezing the heat strips kick in when expected, but condensors just...
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    gas furnace

    The furnace would have to be fuel by propane, no natural gas service.

    Could I incorporate a gas furnace without having to remove my existing (brand neww) heat pumps? I would like the gas furnace...
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    backup heat source for heat pump

    I have a two story four square home built in 1920. The home has some blown insulation in the walls and above the second floor ceiling.The home has the original large windows which are drafty even...
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    Thanks.. next time I have the system checked I...

    Thanks.. next time I have the system checked I will let them know what happened.
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    Are you refering to the fan motor or compressor...

    Are you refering to the fan motor or compressor motor?

    thanks
    Ethan
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    compressor

    Good to hear that the motor protecs itself.
    ..What about other condensor parts, running in that state for 4-5 hour can't be good.
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    ..is my condensor damaged??

    I have a Ducane 1.5 ton heatpump in Richmond ,Va. Last night we had freezing rainwhich built up on the condensor eventually causing the fan to no longer turn. The condensor stayed on and in this ste...
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    Richmond, Va 23228 Single family home...

    Richmond, Va 23228
    Single family home
    Built: 1920
    Frame construction
    Sq ft 2000


    I am looking for a heat source to supplement my 2 zone heat pump, the system cools fine. The house is...
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    Thanks.... I will wait for your reply.

    Thanks.... I will wait for your reply.
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    According to my HVAC guy I need to have my...

    According to my HVAC guy I need to have my condensor defrost every 30 minutes.The condensor appears to be set to 90 minutes , pins 3 & 4. How do I set it for 30 minutes, there are 5 pins in all ? The...
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    When I approached the unit the compressor was...

    When I approached the unit the compressor was running and the fan at a complete halt. How would I know if the compressor is damaged?

    Thanks for the link
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    ducane

    OK.... I found the jumper ...it appears to be set to 90 minutes like I thought, pins 3 & 4. How do I set it to 30 minutes, there are 5 pins in all ? The pins don't line up with the numbers printed...
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    While you guys are on the subject where do I go...

    While you guys are on the subject where do I go to adjust the defrost interval on my Ducane condensor. My unit appears to be set at the default of 90 minutes... I need to bring it down to every...
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    hydro-air

    ...I was not aware of this technology....sounds like a great option...looking into it now.
    Are there any other options for me beyond the hydro-air, although hydro-air sounds like it is what I need....
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    heat strips

    BTW - The air handlers are equipped w/ the heat strips.
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    Any suggestions for backing up a heat pump system

    I just purchased a 2000 sq ft circa 1920s two story stucco home in Richmond,Va. The previous owner installed a dual zone heat pumps about 1 year ago. The location of the home does not have natural...
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    bornriding

    Here is the spec sheet for that family of furnaces which shows that both the -08 and -12 blower wheels are the same size along with all of the other specs

    http://tinyurl.com/7smru
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    bornriding & robnjr

    Thanks for the info on the HP vs RPM... I will pass this info onto my tech
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    chilledcool

    Chilledcool,

    Correct me if I am wrong but should not the unit have come with the -08 motor since the OP has a 2 ton coil?

    Yes it should have come with the -08, but after the system was...
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    fl1

    fl1,

    Are you sure that I would be able to simply swap the motor and it would emulate the -08 furnace.I wouldn`t need to swap any electronic parts?
    I am very sure that too much air is my problem.....
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    I currently have a Carrier 58STA070-12 furnace...

    I currently have a Carrier 58STA070-12 furnace and would like to convert it to a 58STA070-08 , the objective would be to get the lower blower CFMs.

    The guys that performed a load calc told me that...
  23. TheFish....thanks

    per your post I retraced the wire and found the trouble. The installed had used the U-shaped nails to hold the stat wire in place. Instead of allowing the stat wire to move freely within the U-shaped...
  24. The system was running great then suddenly it...

    The system was running great then suddenly it stopped and the digital thermostat went blank - according to my roomate who was home at the time.
    I have a Carrier 58STA070 that is blowing the 3amp...
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    corrected

    ..First off I want to thank all that contributed to my posting.

    The contactor ended up enlarging all 7 of my flex duct vents from 6 inch to 8 inch. Turns out that the biggest problem was where he...
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