Search:

Type: Posts; User: GenesisRefrig

Page 1 of 17 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    8
    Views
    292

    Nicely organized. I’ve had small and I’ve had...

    Nicely organized. I’ve had small and I’ve had big. The one constant is whatever the size, I managed to fill it up.
  2. Replies
    3
    Views
    191

    I don’t think you have a short. More likely a...

    I don’t think you have a short. More likely a loose connection. A short would trip a breaker or pop a fuse. One wire at a time check all connections for tightness. Visually inspect everything. Look...
  3. Thread: AOPs

    by GenesisRefrig
    Replies
    3
    Views
    321

    Huh?

    Huh?
  4. Replies
    24
    Views
    582

    It’s the installer, not the equipment that...

    It’s the installer, not the equipment that matters. A great installation of the lowest economy equipment will last longer and perform better than a crappy install of platinum equipment.

    There are...
  5. Could be your solenoid valve, pressure controls,...

    Could be your solenoid valve, pressure controls, contactor, wiring, etc. This should be a very elementary problem to solve. Call someone else.
  6. Replies
    35
    Views
    798

    Great for you Adlerberts! That’s freaking...

    Great for you Adlerberts! That’s freaking awesome! Stay the course. One day at a time.

    I’ve used the downtime to replace all the seals on my hoses, remove the security screens on the van and wash...
  7. Replies
    35
    Views
    798

    Especially the cold beer.

    Especially the cold beer.
  8. Replies
    35
    Views
    798

    Not to hijack the thread, but would refrigeration...

    Not to hijack the thread, but would refrigeration contractors be essential services? Someone has to keep the food (and beer) cold.

    Also, it was -10 here last night. Would heating contractors be...
  9. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,205

    Two separate times, and the nails were framing...

    Two separate times, and the nails were framing nails. I actually went to the ER for the wrist one. The nail was pretty deep.
  10. Replies
    35
    Views
    798

    Went to the liquor store today. Came in at the...

    Went to the liquor store today. Came in at the front end of our governor giving a speech. Got what I wanted and got in line. Lines were kind of long, but not terrible. Looked behind me, and noticed...
  11. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,205

    Never a screw, but nail gun, TWICE, slow learner....

    Never a screw, but nail gun, TWICE, slow learner. One nail through the finger, the other in the wrist.
  12. Replies
    7
    Views
    437

    Those are not terrible, but easily straightened...

    Those are not terrible, but easily straightened with a fin comb. If I was installing it, I would have straightened them as a point of pride.
  13. Replies
    15
    Views
    746

    He forgot to change the inducer motor and heat...

    He forgot to change the inducer motor and heat exchanger. I hate when people only replace MOST of the parts. Do the job right, and replace them all. Darn Millennials!
  14. Replies
    7
    Views
    504

    My G5 has worked great for many years.

    My G5 has worked great for many years.
  15. Replies
    8
    Views
    820

    Those guys should be tied off to the scaffold.

    Those guys should be tied off to the scaffold.
  16. Replies
    15
    Views
    712

    Some valve cores are old and worn out and the...

    Some valve cores are old and worn out and the tool won’t grab them. When this happens, I unscrew the core, then take the core remover off of the tool so the end is open. Obviously, the valve on the...
  17. Replies
    2
    Views
    535

    True freezer built on a Friday

    Customer has a brand new True R290 freezer. It was giving an alarm for the T-1 probe (cabinet temp). The electrical box is located on the bottom. It has 2 screws near the top that need to be removed...
  18. Replies
    13
    Views
    361

    If you have a gender identity crisis, look in...

    If you have a gender identity crisis, look in your underwear.
  19. Replies
    10
    Views
    490

    It was 404a and I was using MAPP gas.

    It was 404a and I was using MAPP gas.
  20. Replies
    10
    Views
    490

    Yep. Sinclair station with a giant dinosaur...

    Yep. Sinclair station with a giant dinosaur outside. This was a self contained unit which took 6lbs of refrigerant.
  21. Replies
    10
    Views
    490

    In addition, according to my wife, I don’t have...

    In addition, according to my wife, I don’t have very many brain cells to spare.
  22. Replies
    10
    Views
    490

    Nothing like phosgene in the evening

    I was searching for a leak in this Zero Zone sandwich display cooler tonight. The TXV was encapsulated in ice, so I got my MAPP gas torch out to melt the ice so I could check the valve for leaks.
    ...
  23. Replies
    43
    Views
    1,431

    That’s hilarious! Sad, but hilarious.

    That’s hilarious! Sad, but hilarious.
  24. Replies
    43
    Views
    1,431

    For every 100 posts I read, I post to one. I...

    For every 100 posts I read, I post to one. I usually don’t post unless I have something new or constructive to say. Usually, someone else has posted the advice I would have given. Every time I’ve...
  25. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,070

    A lot of foresight there. They aligned the unit...

    A lot of foresight there. They aligned the unit perfectly with that door so future service techs can access the electrical compartment from inside the building. Especially helpful if it’s raining.
  26. Replies
    2
    Views
    929

    All that’s missing from your pictures is the...

    All that’s missing from your pictures is the trailer house it serves.
  27. Replies
    10
    Views
    535

    Sure looks like a classic case of air...

    Sure looks like a classic case of air infiltration. How many doors in the lineup? Is it just happening on one door? Have you done the “dollar bill tug trick” around the gasket?
  28. Replies
    7
    Views
    386

    New service vehicle Northern MN

    Just got this gem for running my remote calls. Extra wide track, wide skis. Goes through anything. I tried to get it stuck last week, and was not successful. Even in 4 of powder and in slush. It...
  29. Up here, in Northern MINNESOTA it is common to...

    Up here, in Northern MINNESOTA it is common to have a heat pump and a gas furnace. The tipping point with gas is about 20 degrees. At that temp, the gas furnace takes over for less cost than the heat...
  30. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,983

    This...

    This...
  31. Thread: -20 box

    by GenesisRefrig
    Replies
    4
    Views
    499

    Not really sure I understand the question, but...

    Not really sure I understand the question, but it’d be pretty hard to thaw a coil with refrigerant still flowing through it. I’ve always shut the unit down and used hot water to get rid of the ice....
  32. Ive cracked a couple over the years by inspecting...

    Ive cracked a couple over the years by inspecting a hot joint. Got the mirror too close to the not yet cooled joint caused it to crack. The good news is: once your mirror is cracked, all the stress...
  33. I hate trying to access the electrical side or...

    I hate trying to access the electrical side or the txv side on top of shelving stacked with product! It would be so nice to not have to bend my body in half and work in a half reclined position on an...
  34. Replies
    7
    Views
    463

    In addition to doing HVAC/R, I also teach 6th...

    In addition to doing HVAC/R, I also teach 6th grade math and science. This thread explains why my students were asking me about the start of WWIII today.
  35. Yeah, not something you should try to wire...

    Yeah, not something you should try to wire yourself. Call a good contractor and they can source a new cover and get a new contactor wired in.
  36. Replies
    131
    Views
    13,628

    Aren’t those the hooks for the rear door latches?...

    Aren’t those the hooks for the rear door latches?

    Nice, organized van.
  37. We just replaced it’s twin sister. It was...

    We just replaced it’s twin sister. It was originally coal, then converted to municipal steam. We put in a Ruud 96% with a heat pump. Our customer had one month last year where their utility bill was...
  38. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,011

    This ...

    This

    https://www.kele.com/power-supplies/dcp-1-5-w-5pk.aspx
  39. Replies
    6
    Views
    287

    It could be a bunch of different things. As...

    It could be a bunch of different things. As posted, get a good tech to hook up a manometer, check your pressure switches, and your inducer motor. He/she will also evaluate your venting, heat...
  40. Replies
    131
    Views
    13,628

    You can check out this YouTube video of the Jet...

    You can check out this YouTube video of the Jet Rack ladder rack.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zn1hDZnHFIU
  41. Replies
    131
    Views
    13,628

    That shouldn’t take much to clean up. It looks...

    That shouldn’t take much to clean up. It looks like you keep a pretty organized van normally.
    One thing I bought a couple of years ago is an interior ceiling hung ladder rack. You can set it up for...
  42. Our customers in Northern MINNESOTA are running...

    Our customers in Northern MINNESOTA are running heat pumps down to 20 degrees. At that point, the gas furnace takes over.
  43. Replies
    27
    Views
    935

    I’ve carried in church for over 30 years. Still...

    I’ve carried in church for over 30 years. Still do. About 6-8 others are also carrying on any given Sunday. “Better to have it and not need it, than to need it and not have it”.

    Also, I am...
  44. Replies
    36
    Views
    1,095

    Did they try replacing the burned wires? I would...

    Did they try replacing the burned wires? I would try that first. They might have burned because of a bad (loose) connection. Your compressor might fire up just fine and give you some breathing room...
  45. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,162

    Had to pull the charge on a multi head Mitsubishi...

    Had to pull the charge on a multi head Mitsubishi last month to verify proper charge. The outdoor ambient was 5 degrees F. My recovery machine was taking forever. Then I noticed what looked like a...
  46. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,005

    What town are you in?

    What town are you in?
  47. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,005

    You have return ducts run in the building, and...

    You have return ducts run in the building, and they didn’t hook up to them? That’s dumb. Laziness.
  48. Replies
    131
    Views
    13,628

    With the exception of a late night emergency job,...

    With the exception of a late night emergency job, my truck is always neat and organized. The customer pays my time to get my gear, fix their stuff, and put my gear back where it came from. At the end...
  49. Replies
    9
    Views
    684

    From what you wrote, it sounds like your tech is...

    From what you wrote, it sounds like your tech is trying and doing all he can. The fact that he pulled your charge, re-measured your lines, and re-filled the unit, tells me he knows his stuff. I’ve...
  50. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,097

    I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a rack without an...

    I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a rack without an accumulator. With all the variables in a market, I think it’s a no-brainer to have one.
Results 1 to 50 of 802
Page 1 of 17 1 2 3 4