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    Carrier Heat Pump with no 24 Volts at Contactor

    Carrier Heat Pump
    Serial# 4798E05500
    Model# 38YRA018310

    Indoor
    Model# FB4ANF024
    Serial# 4498A15145

    Diagnose: 2 Carrier Heat Pumps not running. Found no 24V at contactors on both units. Replaced both boards and contactors. 1 unit is now running and contactor pulls in correctly. 2 unit still doesn't have 24 volts at contactor. Switched boards to eliminate a new "bad" board. 1st unit started again with the board that was in the 2nd heat pump and is running correctly. I have 24V on my wire to the heat pump C, R and Y. C=Common, R=Power, Y=Compressor Contactor. I pulled the connector from the board and I'm still reading 24V on the above. So, I've eliminated the board and the connector. I do not have 24V coming out of the board to the contactor.
    What am I missing?? Low or High Pressure Switches not allowing the contactor to pull in?? Some help would greatly be appreciated!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by harlee37 View Post
    What am I missing??
    The rules for posting here.

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    Read your wiring diagram and follow it to your problem. If you don't know how to do this ask your boss or go back to school. Sorry if I seem a bit rough but I get tired of parts changers that don't really know how test and diagnois a problem so they change parts till it is fixed, which makes the rest of us look bad.

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