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  1. With that wiring, you are NOT using ac power, but...

    With that wiring, you are NOT using ac power, but the batteries, to keep the program, time and day. It has ALWAYS done that. It can steal power to do this and to operate, but batteries are needed.
    ...
  2. If you connect the UI to WiFi, it will update...

    If you connect the UI to WiFi, it will update itself.
  3. Me too. But it is in the manual's service...

    Me too.
    But it is in the manual's service section to replace the gasket when removing the trap.

    "Cleaning Condensate Drain and Trap
    NOTE: If the condensate trap is removed, a new gasket between...
  4. It is the clear front(faces the unit) and the...

    It is the clear front(faces the unit) and the white back(faces away from unit?what you see when you look into unit).
    There is a green gasket between the collector box and the trap.
    ...
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    No. That equipment can be set for comfort or...

    No.
    That equipment can be set for comfort or efficiency, and a whole lot of other tweaking!!
    Basically, heat pump heating and ac, comfort will be a lower CFM than efficiency. This allows a higher...
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    Possibility that the system is oversized for the...

    Possibility that the system is oversized for the duct work and that is the cause for louder operation at 100% on heat pump operation.

    We presume you have the Infinity UI. What is the static...
  7. Mfr does state it should be replaced whenever...

    Mfr does state it should be replaced whenever trap is removed/service.
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    ::DD:::DD:

    ::DD:::DD:
  9. If you think it is in stock, try doing an online...

    If you think it is in stock, try doing an online search since you have the part number(s) and see what happens.
    When/if you do find it "in stock", try to actually buy it an see what happens then.
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    Cheap ebay or Harbor Freight type!!

    Cheap ebay or Harbor Freight type!!
  11. NEST "thermostat". ...

    NEST "thermostat". :stinks::stinks::stinks::stinks:
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    Depending on the conditions under which it will...

    Depending on the conditions under which it will be operating normally AND mfr's recommendations, it might be required.

    Your contractor SHOULD know when it is needed.
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    Wiring, programming, component failure,...

    Wiring, programming, component failure, thermostat.

    :callpro:
  14. Not go be rude but you even said it, lowest...

    Not go be rude but you even said it, lowest bidder with complaints is who you chose.
    Now you know why.

    Sounds like it my have gone into heat mode.

    The minute someone disrespects me in my home,...
  15. You need to post the info for the indoor unit to...

    You need to post the info for the indoor unit to get more concise responses.
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    And knowledge!!

    And knowledge!!
  17. If the furnace has both roll out and high limit...

    If the furnace has both roll out and high limit safeties and it is not tripping the high limit, plugged ac coil is not very high on my list of things I am looking at first.

    Roll out tripping,...
  18. That last photo of the compressor COULD indicate...

    That last photo of the compressor COULD indicate it is running too hot. Several causes for that.

    Depending on the amount of fins that are flattened, this COULD be the cause of the probable...
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    You could have a refrigerant leak causing the...

    You could have a refrigerant leak causing the indoor coil to freeze. Once it thaws there is too much water for the drain to handle and/or ice breaks off and falls down into that area.

    Maybe the...
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    X2

    X2
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    The increase in efficiency by insulating the...

    The increase in efficiency by insulating the suction line might be break even.
    Bent fins, depending on the percentage of bent to coil size, would be of little concern to me as well.

    If this...
  22. X2 OP: You have a power distribution panel,...

    X2

    OP:

    You have a power distribution panel, the main power comes into that from the utility.
    Inside that are circuit breakers, not cartridges.

    You have either an ac or a heat pump, but not...
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    2 Bacharach leak detectors, any interest

    H10 Pro 25301

    H10G 25303

    Both seem to work, if I am testing them correctly.

    I just don't use them much anymore.

    Apparently can't add videos on here, just...
  24. I will second this. Unfortunately most...

    I will second this.

    Unfortunately most contractors, and I am employed by one of them, don't want to spend the money on the recommended tools(computer and software stuff) that allow techs to do...
  25. What others have said, and @ 4 times a year live...

    What others have said, and @ 4 times a year live without ac.

    Look at the specs and tell me where you see the ability of this unit to run 1 ac(size of the ac does matter) let alone 2 and then...
  26. I the generator primary power supply? If not,...

    I the generator primary power supply?

    If not, how often are you expecting to use the generator?

    What size generator? Not familiar with an inverter generator large enough to supply enough power...
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    And notes on page 11.

    And notes on page 11.
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    Of those listed, only 6 & 7 are related, but 8 is...

    Of those listed, only 6 & 7 are related, but 8 is also needed to determine speed.

    1-5 & 2-2 are also used
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    1000000000000000000000000000000000000000% ...

    1000000000000000000000000000000000000000%

    Blower should NOT be on high!!!

    That is one HUGE home, one leaky home or one grossly oversized furnace.
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    Why are you so stubborn and refuse to simply post...

    Why are you so stubborn and refuse to simply post photos as requested!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    It is quite simple to answer your question(s) when YOU provide the information requested.

    YOU continue to...
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    Almost anything, including a piece of wire!!! ...

    Almost anything, including a piece of wire!!!

    What is the model number of the ac, this determines the desired fan setting.
    High is not always the correct setting.

    Also need the full model...
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    Prove us wrong now by posting photos like I...

    Prove us wrong now by posting photos like I asked.

    Wide shot of the photo you already submitted AND of the control board mounted on the blower housing.
    Also, the thermostat.
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    :LOL:

    :LOL:
  34. :ditto: Just like any offer, there are...

    :ditto:

    Just like any offer, there are requirement/qualifications that must be met and it would appear this install did not meet them.
    ...
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    How about photos of the unit from further away,...

    How about photos of the unit from further away, showing the EEV, wiring from it and where it goes.

    As you stated, the EEV needs input to work. From my recollection, it is factory shipped fully...
  36. Thread: Amana furnace

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    And you think that is limited to any single mfr?...

    And you think that is limited to any single mfr?

    As usual, the gov decides what is "best" for you, but does not think it through for the total impact on the consumer.
  37. I'm going to say, and this comes from my chair,...

    I'm going to say, and this comes from my chair, you have incorrectly sized equipment for the environment.
    Insufficient insulation.
    Leaky home.
    Etc
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    Chicken or the egg, yes.

    Chicken or the egg, yes.
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    Maybe this can be a communicating or...

    Maybe this can be a communicating or non-communicating set up? :anyone:
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    Again, what is "it"?

    Again, what is "it"?
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    General information for ALL ac user, not just the...

    General information for ALL ac user, not just the OP:

    On a typical split system set up, indoor furnace or air handler with an outdoor condenser, these are individual items to troubleshoot.
    ...
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    https://duckduckgo.com/?t=ffsb&q=10%22+spiral+duct...

    https://duckduckgo.com/?t=ffsb&q=10%22+spiral+duct+cfm&ia=web

    Not saying these are what you should base your design on, but an internet search comes up with the following information.
    Take note,...
  43. Why/how do you use a Nest(complete pile of crap...

    Why/how do you use a Nest(complete pile of crap on ANY heat pump, especially!!!!!) on this system rather than the OEM stats?
    This may be one of the biggest issues.

    You state " "you're using...
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    Seems like it is a bit oversized. Was a load...

    Seems like it is a bit oversized.

    Was a load calc or duct calc done?

    I would say they installed something they are not familiar with and it is not properly wired and configured!!!!
  45. Why? Because you did not read the rules?...

    Why?
    Because you did not read the rules?
    Because we won't say use or not use it? That is your choice.
    Because you want free advice from the very trade you want to save money from by DIYing it and...
  46. There are quite a few ways to make what you want...

    There are quite a few ways to make what you want happen. Your issue is finding someone who is competent enough to provide those options.

    Wired to a thermostat with a message or cutting thermostat...
  47. Well, that was a thought I had, too!!

    Well, that was a thought I had, too!!
  48. What HVAC supply store did you go to? Go on...

    What HVAC supply store did you go to?

    Go on back there and ask why you did not get the same motor that came out of the unit?

    You don't mention a new motor mount, so I will deduct it has the...
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    Sometimes, when the time is right or maybe it is...

    Sometimes, when the time is right or maybe it is when the customer is the "right" one, I tell them to go find it cheaper somewhere else and move on.

    When they want to cry about the cost, I don't...
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    What does the install manual say for installing...

    What does the install manual say for installing this set up?
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