My Janitrol (Heat Pump)system is 13 years old. The compressor
> shorted out to ground and needs to be replaced. I am
> getting two different stories on how I should precede.
>
> One side saids that the whole unit has to be replace because the new
> compressor will not match up with the Heat Exchanger.
>
> The other side saids that Goodman manufactures a comparable Compressor
> that will match up with the older Heat Exchager.
>
> The model numbers are Outdoor Compressor CPE18-1AB (1 1/2 ton) the heat
> exchanger is model No. A24-10.