Search:

Type: Posts; User: buford

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.06 seconds.

  1. Was it even properly started up and tested? If...

    Was it even properly started up and tested? If they say it was, ask for the start up sheet.
  2. At 30 years old, i can only imagine what shape it...

    At 30 years old, i can only imagine what shape it is in.
  3. Sounds like safety switch for the condensate...

    Sounds like safety switch for the condensate system, but then again that is a guess from where i sit.
  4. Most of carriers upper end zoning will not be...

    Most of carriers upper end zoning will not be able to just throw a t-stat on. It may be a zoning upgrade needed. Others on here will have more to say.
  5. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,628

    Properly clean OD coils first.

    Properly clean OD coils first.
  6. Replies
    6
    Views
    661

    Hopefully it was a licensed tradesperson, seems...

    Hopefully it was a licensed tradesperson, seems like they will sell to anybody.
  7. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,164

    Pull the power to inducer while running in heat...

    Pull the power to inducer while running in heat and verify it shuts down, if it does must be a pressure switch in it somewhere. At the least verify shut down on failed inducer!
  8. Are flow controls on the water side installed and...

    Are flow controls on the water side installed and set correctly? Can you lower the loop temp down 5-10 deg temporary to see how the pressures look? 4-5 deg drop thru the water coil plus at 85 deg...
  9. Replies
    20
    Views
    860

    What does your installing contractor advise?

    What does your installing contractor advise?
  10. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,231

    You need a good amp meter around the fused line...

    You need a good amp meter around the fused line and then start cycling all the components, if nothing shows a high amp draw, start looking at all the control wiring for chafing or bare spots.
  11. As i remember you could pull the inducer motor...

    As i remember you could pull the inducer motor and look thru to the ends of the secondarys.
  12. At that age and design of furnace ,i would bet...

    At that age and design of furnace ,i would bet the secondary starting to plug up. Does the exhaust have a foul odor from it?
  13. Replies
    2
    Views
    704

    What does your meters tell you?

    What does your meters tell you?
  14. What maintenance would lead you to replace tank?...

    What maintenance would lead you to replace tank? Most larger ones have bladders that can be replaced, if needed.
  15. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,104

    Air bleeders piped to drains?

    Air bleeders piped to drains?
  16. Does it have factory installed economizers?

    Does it have factory installed economizers?
  17. Replies
    72
    Views
    2,292

    I will second this, seen this a lot when charge...

    I will second this, seen this a lot when charge is low.
  18. Replies
    8
    Views
    711

    replacing the unit is still cheaper than rotting...

    replacing the unit is still cheaper than rotting out the pool structure.
  19. Replies
    29
    Views
    1,906

    Is the insulation old and brittle, may need to...

    Is the insulation old and brittle, may need to replace with a higher R rating and then a vapor shield over that.
  20. Replies
    14
    Views
    909

    Get a good stat, some utility providers offer...

    Get a good stat, some utility providers offer rebates. Stay away from Nest, my choice is honeywell, all i have ever had for my own use.
  21. Maybe just heat trace that downspout then, some...

    Maybe just heat trace that downspout then, some models are made to drop down the pipe from the top and have a self regulating output along with a thermostat.
  22. Either a grow room or Bitcoin mining. Heat trace...

    Either a grow room or Bitcoin mining. Heat trace the line, or open the window.
  23. Thread: Good company

    by buford
    Replies
    22
    Views
    822

    May start asking at the parts house, they seem to...

    May start asking at the parts house, they seem to know all the gossip.
  24. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,580

    Run the heat pump.

    Run the heat pump.
  25. A lot longer than that!

    A lot longer than that!
  26. Replies
    10
    Views
    556

    They also make boilers fueled by wood pellets,...

    They also make boilers fueled by wood pellets, and models that burn firewood very efficiently.
  27. Replies
    4
    Views
    378

    I have seen a register in a floor boot float...

    I have seen a register in a floor boot float about a half inch up on a 5 ton 4 zone system. This zone only had 3 6 inch supplies. It was a carrier infinity system with out a bypass. You got any dogs...
  28. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,602

    Verify the indoor air supply is normal first.

    Verify the indoor air supply is normal first.
  29. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,020

    I would throw the sizing on the companys giving...

    I would throw the sizing on the companys giving you bids, although it may be hard to find one that does the extra work. I would ask them upfront what you expect. Most will just come out and get the...
  30. Post the results.

    Post the results.
  31. Limits just work off of temp. If that's the right...

    Limits just work off of temp. If that's the right code, something is over temp or a bad limit switch. Is the blower fan running? If only running for 20 secs i would not think any limit would get that...
  32. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,020

    If you can post pics, someone on here will have...

    If you can post pics, someone on here will have worked on them. Also compressor tags can be a source of size for the cooling, Might be wise to pay or have a heat loss/gain done . At least you will...
  33. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,020

    May try google the wiring diagram number on the...

    May try google the wiring diagram number on the bottom of label also.
  34. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,020

    Most units have mod numbers inside the elec...

    Most units have mod numbers inside the elec compartments for that reason.
  35. Ya see that now, wonder how that drain under the...

    Ya see that now, wonder how that drain under the slab was connected?
  36. Whats the tan box on the wall with the drain on...

    Whats the tan box on the wall with the drain on it, hopefully a trap primer for the floor drain. Maybe put a water sensor alarm by the drain if that is the low spot in house.
  37. Have them put a trap on the cooling coil with a...

    Have them put a trap on the cooling coil with a cleanout tee.
  38. Replies
    5
    Views
    453

    May be cheaper just to buy the whole assem,...

    May be cheaper just to buy the whole assem, expose the duct work where it connects to, verify size, and turn off the power to it when replacing. It sounds like the gears inside maybe trashed, pull...
  39. Looks like u have room to push up the dip in the...

    Looks like u have room to push up the dip in the pipe and see id water come out of the drain, usually on a problem like that i could hear the sloshing or the change in flow from the outside when...
  40. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,116

    Customers who hang of your shoulder.

    Customers who hang of your shoulder.
  41. Cold air coming thru wiring behind stat?

    Cold air coming thru wiring behind stat?
  42. It is a troubling trend on here, of 2nd rate so...

    It is a troubling trend on here, of 2nd rate so called techs, being sent out to do service calls. Owners of these company's and in the end Mfgs need to step up on training and over site of what is...
  43. I think a mini split offers a lot more benefits,...

    I think a mini split offers a lot more benefits, the cost may be little higher, but the right model will support cooling at low OD temps, lower operating cost and a lot more protection, Window units,...
  44. A ductless split would be the best option,...

    A ductless split would be the best option, something that would do low ambient cool control. Most units just use a 2 wire thermistor that i would just extend the wiring for it. Also make sure the fan...
  45. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,296

    Maybe escalate this above the contractor to a...

    Maybe escalate this above the contractor to a Amana rep, something sounds wrong with this whole scenario. Bypassing safety's is never approved and it would be wise to go above your contractor to help...
  46. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,296

    Starts with the owners of said company's, i guess...

    Starts with the owners of said company's, i guess if the money rolls in, a lot of them just bury their heads in the sand.
  47. Replies
    29
    Views
    4,114

    Like said before something wired wrong, pull...

    Like said before something wired wrong, pull wires off stat and unit, test unit as i said ,ohm stats wire to verify no continuity between them, if all that is good wire and set up stat correctly. If...
  48. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,296

    Myself i see a company that has no clue on what...

    Myself i see a company that has no clue on what they are doing, ask friends or neighbors for who they use and trust. It would be wise to get another company/tech on this as they have no idea on what...
  49. Mods should shut this down.

    Mods should shut this down.
  50. Replies
    8
    Views
    392

    check with your utility provider for approved...

    check with your utility provider for approved contractors also.
Results 1 to 50 of 1000
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4