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    Wow thats old. It makes me cringe at the thought...

    Wow thats old. It makes me cringe at the thought of replacement from what ive seen as far as quality and longevity.
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    good installation, location, and maintenance. ...

    good installation, location, and maintenance. Have to 30+ y/o HP's. Run like champs, if you overlook the seer rating. Sitting in a spot that gets no sun helps lol
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    Propaganda Minister of Consumer Products.

    Propaganda Minister of Consumer Products.
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    BASF makes the things we buy better. Why do I...

    BASF makes the things we buy better. Why do I remember that?
  5. One company I worked for had us out in below...

    One company I worked for had us out in below freeze conditions. I never liked doing it, nor was I doing the customer any favors. I never recall having to add any charge on these trips. The techs...
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    You can't?

    You can't?
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    571771 Pro Diy..... Also had a shop vac hose...

    571771 Pro Diy..... Also had a shop vac hose condensate line extension, "Froze"
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    Just finished servicing one..... leaking in...

    Just finished servicing one..... leaking in coil..... of course. Petition to make a new category. TECH TO TECH GOODMAN CHAT residential and pro. Heh
  9. Put meter on tone and run the hose.

    Put meter on tone and run the hose.
  10. The ever mangled evap door with a roll of mastic...

    The ever mangled evap door with a roll of mastic applied. In-laws have two split hp's 2009 vintage. One copper, one aluminum. Copper leaking.....
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    Yeah they are proud of their parts, "price wise"....

    Yeah they are proud of their parts, "price wise". For me that setup was a nightmare of confusion due to my lack of experience with older controls. My original question was me reading the schematic...
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    Unit still going a year in. I snipped the...

    Unit still going a year in. I snipped the resistor on the 20mfd cap and put in parallel with the 7.5mfd. I dont want to pay for a 27.5/5 dual run. Not using the trickle method, but found a belly...
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    Yup thats it. But this one is vertical through...

    Yup thats it. But this one is vertical through roof.
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    G61MPV?

    G61MPV?
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    Concentric..... Help me understand a 90% in an...

    Concentric..... Help me understand a 90% in an attic. Exhaust and supply together at a Y exiting roof. Is it double walled at the joint?
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    Good one yesterday. Heat tune up on a Carrier...

    Good one yesterday. Heat tune up on a Carrier 90. 45 degrees in house. Propane dead empty, and a busted heat exchanger. Rollout switch had been bypassed at one time, and flame burning hole...
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    Is it satisfying stat in 2nd stage, or dropping...

    Is it satisfying stat in 2nd stage, or dropping out on second stage then failing to re-lite? Cleaned inducer port? T into pressure switches? Sometimes stat wire is not enough to get all deposits...
  18. Renters and filters.....

    Renters and filters.....
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    Asbestos tape? Have been to a few of these. ...

    Asbestos tape? Have been to a few of these. Luckily the filters are just as bad.
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    Fluke 116 combo, fieldpiece, and a screwdriver...

    Fluke 116 combo, fieldpiece, and a screwdriver for backup.
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    Form over function.

    Form over function.
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    The one nest I ever torched was on a carrier gas...

    The one nest I ever torched was on a carrier gas furnace horizontal. Pressure switch leads sandwiched against the metal box the power comes in through. With some fine needle nose work I shorted...
  23. So not a SLP98?

    So not a SLP98?
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    most no-heat call I go to have clean filters ...

    most no-heat call I go to have clean filters :whistle:
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    Maybe they are needed for more severe operating...

    Maybe they are needed for more severe operating conditions, a more robust and reliable design for ambient conditions, but im sure there will be an answer coming that is spot on.
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    Let me be the first to say I dont know. Did have...

    Let me be the first to say I dont know. Did have a sparker shorting out on the housing one time failing to ignite.
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    Very nice. I do have a Bluetooth obd2 scanner...

    Very nice. I do have a Bluetooth obd2 scanner that stays plugged in. Have an app on the tablet that warns me of code faults before they turn on the light. Also real time instrument cluster...
  28. Loose or missing grommets in between blower...

    Loose or missing grommets in between blower housing, or blower removal rubbing over wires. I think its a carrier that used to mount pressure switch sandwiched on power supply cover. Learned that...
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    I did confirm a high limit shutdown yesterday. ...

    I did confirm a high limit shutdown yesterday. It was a 90 day media filter going on a year. Heh
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    Have extra motors on hand. Lol

    Have extra motors on hand. Lol
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    Capacitor sizing and parallels are good. Low...

    Capacitor sizing and parallels are good. Low Voltage during particular hp operation. Whats a relay and how can I avoid learning them. The capacitor will not fit in the provided strap, use tape,...
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    No injuries. Wet, dark, very sharp corner. ...

    No injuries. Wet, dark, very sharp corner. Went into ditch pitched left rolled onto side and slid to a stop. Two wreckers had to pull it up and out in unison. State trooper said I exceeded a...
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    I rolled my transit connect in a ditch. Fun call...

    I rolled my transit connect in a ditch. Fun call to fleet service.
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    my 760 is installed as manufacturer recommends,...

    my 760 is installed as manufacturer recommends, but what happened when the t-former on the board failed? I had to get creative with controls.
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    Ss2 seems to be our go to. The only time I see...

    Ss2 seems to be our go to. The only time I see problems is when installers put them in improperly.
  36. I had to contact manufacturer to see the ohm...

    I had to contact manufacturer to see the ohm value should be to the corresponding oat. Lennox thing....
  37. get your post count up and apply for pros status....

    get your post count up and apply for pros status. Cannot give detailed technical support out in open forums.
  38. Are you going to feed 24v to the 700?

    Are you going to feed 24v to the 700?
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    Usually find them where they are zip tied to the...

    Usually find them where they are zip tied to the copper. Found one where guys putting up a radient barrier pierced the t-stat wires. I had to remove alot of it.
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    Tighten everything.

    Tighten everything.
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    Well its laryngitis. First doc gave me amox to...

    Well its laryngitis. First doc gave me amox to treat a virus.....nice. second doc said, "we are gonna give you strong cough syrup since hacking your guts up wont help inflammation". They took...
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    Required PPE yes. In truck, No. I have a loaner...

    Required PPE yes. In truck, No. I have a loaner truck right now, so kinda my fault. I did wear during duct installs and cleans.
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    Web MD has the audacity to list Anthrax as the #2...

    Web MD has the audacity to list Anthrax as the #2 possible cause.... HA!
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    Bats on the id coil. Decomposed. HO said there...

    Bats on the id coil. Decomposed. HO said there was an odd smell over the summer. I thought it was insulation when I retrieved it. Ugh.
  45. Feel you pain with Lennox.

    Feel you pain with Lennox.
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    strange illness

    Well I started with a severe cough leading to inflammation of the vocal cords. No other symptoms. Now a week later cough persists, very little chest congestion, low grade fever, fatigue, body...
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    No not aluminum. Over the summer I ran many...

    No not aluminum. Over the summer I ran many calls 1st year on rheem packs.
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    Had a carrier pack yesterday with Swiss cheese...

    Had a carrier pack yesterday with Swiss cheese HX. Priced repairs, out of warranty, HO wanted me to weld it up. 99 pack, recommended replacement, have not heard back. Would like to know what he...
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    Mighty putty.

    Mighty putty.
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    Bypassed door switch. Classic. I actually raid...

    Bypassed door switch. Classic. I actually raid the scrap pile for those things just in case they are missing, but they usually turn up near the unit. Underneath....
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