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  1. no they donít have anything like that in the home...

    no they donít have anything like that in the home (they have a boiler for heat) BUT just to make sure, I will double check to make sure they donít have any room devices plugged in...

    BUT YES!!!...
  2. Oh I realize LG tech support isnít the best,...

    Oh I realize LG tech support isnít the best, which is why I posted the situation here. If I had 100% faith in them I wouldnít be asking you guys! Fujitsu tech support is so far ahead of LG support...
  3. Hmm thats a good idea. Thanks! Update: I found...

    Hmm thats a good idea. Thanks!

    Update: I found a Lab on google that you can mail in unknown substances to and they will identify it. Will be contacting them on Monday. Was a little difficult to...
  4. Thank you for your reply. There is no...

    Thank you for your reply. There is no deterioration on the unit at all - also no discoloration or anything strange about the unit - other than the powder in the drain pan / drain, it looks like a...
  5. Oh I realize tech support can make mistakes. The...

    Oh I realize tech support can make mistakes. The first 2 guys I spoke with had no idea, the 3rd guy I spoke with said it was undersized. That is why I made the post here, because I wanted to cover my...
  6. Thank you for the reply. The unit is on an...

    Thank you for the reply. The unit is on an exterior wall and it is now penetration sealed and has the correct charge - but this was not always the case... When we first went out, the unit was...
  7. Camden County, NJ Have you seen something like...

    Camden County, NJ

    Have you seen something like this before and were you able to figure out what was going on and/or how to resolve it?
  8. Thank you for the reply. Itís not dust, its some...

    Thank you for the reply. Itís not dust, its some strange powder. It looks like graphite or carbon powder. And there is enough of it in the drain pan after a month to clog the drain - and if you clean...
  9. Severely Undersized Ductless Generating Weird Powder in Drain Pan

    So this 70 year-old, 2-story home has a gas boiler for heat, and the home owners added a single head LG ductless mini-split (not installed by us - was installed by a relative not in the field, who...
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    this is my thermostat screwdriver... works great...

    this is my thermostat screwdriver... works great with those tiny screws...
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    the Nortek equipment we get for mobile homes...

    the Nortek equipment we get for mobile homes (gas, oil, or electric furnace/ air handler) is 1 year parts but can be registered to extend the warranty to 10 years... and the condenser and heat pumps...
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    With gas mobile home units there is basically a...

    With gas mobile home units there is basically a standard 80 and a high efficiency 95/96 model... as far as oil furnaces, you have even less options when it comes to efficiency with Oil and...
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    That opening in the wall is for combustion air...

    That opening in the wall is for combustion air for your boiler. As far as if you "are allowed to" put a filter over it, I do not know the heating code for Canada... but if you put a filter over the...
  14. I completely agree there's a big difference...

    I completely agree there's a big difference between oil lines and refrigerant lines. to further your point, the oil line would have a vacuum and a fairly constant temperature, with little to no...
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    wow I didnt realize there were that many HVAC...

    wow I didnt realize there were that many HVAC apps... any particular good ones you recommend that come in handy?

    think I have the Fujitsu tech app, the LG app, the bluon app, Sid Harvey's and...
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    around here the gas company will freak out and...

    around here the gas company will freak out and likely tag your system if they see a regular gas furnace stuck in a mobile home. I saw a mobile home with a regular 80% rheem furnace and A/C...
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    wow I just looked up that teslong inspection...

    wow I just looked up that teslong inspection camera... if that thing is half as good as it looks for $130 then its well worth it... I paid a heck of a lot more than that for my testo camera and that...
  18. That coating on the oil lines is a high density...

    That coating on the oil lines is a high density polyethylene outer sleeve and its really hard to break, even a shovel wont get through it... but that stuff wasnt used until recent years. Ive seen oil...
  19. I agree... we used copper lines for underground...

    I agree... we used copper lines for underground oil tanks and the lines lasted 50 years or more and back then many didnt use protective coatings like they do now... I know its carrying something...
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    I always like to have every tool I could possibly...

    I always like to have every tool I could possibly need as well... makes the job so much easier. I cringe when I work with guys and I see them struggling to do everything with a six-in-one and channel...
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    at least with electric furnaces, as...

    at least with electric furnaces, as gas/oil/propane mobile home units theres only a few brands that you can use in mobile/manufactured housing (miller - nordynne, relvov, and I forget the other)
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    are they finding the the job? if the salesperson...

    are they finding the the job? if the salesperson is cold calling people and going business to business, and finding their own work and jobs then I totally agree... but if the company is advertising...
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    my friend works in medical sales and once he...

    my friend works in medical sales and once he brings in a new client... any future sales he makes commission on.. so say if he cold calls a doctor and brings the doctor to the company, and 2 years...
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    I highly recommend staying away from the Testo...

    I highly recommend staying away from the Testo manifold...I bought the very first model they had and the sensors didn't last long at all they were junk and got horrible readings... the battery back...
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    the raptor ones just look like another klein...

    the raptor ones just look like another klein knock off so never gave them a shot. will have to give them another look... I love knipex tools though... i have a few of their channel locks, a set of...
  26. Thread: WTF

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    even worse than not using snips, is how its a 90+...

    even worse than not using snips, is how its a 90+ with that metal flue, can see the secondary heat exchanger in the cabinet. guess they didnt have PVC or tools. looks like the 3/4" pvc was glued with...
  27. Thread: Little rusty

    by justin_
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    hope you did the right thing and patched it with...

    hope you did the right thing and patched it with metal tape! all you need is a good 3 or 4 rolls lol
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    I am surprised, I bought 2 pairs of Southwire...

    I am surprised, I bought 2 pairs of Southwire strippers because their 2 sizes covered every size wire I wanted. Their strippers are pretty nice IMO. I might have to use a little caution before I buy...
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    but they dont look like a Klein screw driver......

    but they dont look like a Klein screw driver... how are people supposed to know I dropped a ton of money on my tools if they dont look like a klein!?!

    in all seriousness though, how are the grips...
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    thats the only reason I never gave them a shot....

    thats the only reason I never gave them a shot. all the Crescent bags look really nice, and I love the orange colors, and they have a lot of features I like. But there are too many people who...
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    never heard or thought the zippers were anything...

    never heard or thought the zippers were anything but high quality...

    but if you don't want zippers, I have the Veto Pro Pac TP-XL and there isn't really any zippers, the front flap velcros shut,...
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    Would agree with this... I have ALWAYS bought...

    Would agree with this... I have ALWAYS bought Dewalt ever since I started... and still buy Dewalt but I am now open to others...

    I used to use Milwauke corded stuff in the metal cases and it...
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    I got a single hose Appion kit on sale at...

    I got a single hose Appion kit on sale at Johnstone for about $100 on sale - was the best purchase I ever made... I can still pull a vacuum ridiculously fast. dont need a tee for the micron gauge......
  34. its not just by you, flex is common everywhere...

    its not just by you, flex is common everywhere now. 90% of the problem with flex is the shit installs... and its damn hard trying to get an existing flex mess looking good. so much easier if they did...
  35. Flex is fine to run as long as it is done...

    Flex is fine to run as long as it is done properly. What gives flex a bad name is all the people who run 100 feet of loosey goosey flex with dips and kinks... and/or an octopus system with 12 hits...
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    Just throwing this out there just in case you...

    Just throwing this out there just in case you haven't looked at the thermostat (you said you believe its analog)... and perhaps they aren't common near you, but in my area nearly all mobile homes...
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    I buy mostly testo and fluke for everything. I...

    I buy mostly testo and fluke for everything. I love testo and I've had the Testo 550 since they came out. They did not hold up well and had a lot of issues with mine. I treated them very well and...
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    The Harbor freight by me has EVERYTHING - I was...

    The Harbor freight by me has EVERYTHING - I was quite impressed with the inventory. I buy a lot of automotive tools there, knowing I'm just gonna use it once or twice to fix my car.

    But when it...
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    Are you having problems with the pressure...

    Are you having problems with the pressure switches for the drain as well or only with the exhaust?

    If you already replaced the pressure switch, and are still having issues, I would try to find...
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    How is the Carrier installation turning it into 2...

    How is the Carrier installation turning it into 2 zones? I don't see any zoning equipment or duct work listed.

    I'm not sure since I'm new, but I don't think prices are supposed to be posted. I...
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    Here in NJ a 16 SEER or 17 SEER would get $800 in...

    Here in NJ a 16 SEER or 17 SEER would get $800 in rebates / credits that the 14 SEER would not qualify for, so you may want to see if there are similar ones in your area (if there are any at all)....
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    While both brands have good warranties, the...

    While both brands have good warranties, the contractor installing the equipment is one of the most important things you need to worry about. Having a quality installation and a good company to back...
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    As far as the 2 grand difference between the 14...

    As far as the 2 grand difference between the 14 and the 16 seer, was that with all rebates and tax credits? Need 16 seer / 13 eer for the federal one.

    I don't know what your current energy...
  44. Thread: Testo 550

    by justin_
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    I never hang mine except when working on the...

    I never hang mine except when working on the unit. When in the van they always stay in the case.

    What's really annoying is the back battery cover won't stay on, and pops off all the time. Does...
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    AS thermostats are Honeywell thermostats with an...

    AS thermostats are Honeywell thermostats with an American Standard logo on them. AS Gold XM is a Pro 8000 lol
  46. Thread: XYZ.com???

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    I don't get why you would buy your own equipment...

    I don't get why you would buy your own equipment to have someone else install it? Most companies would charge you the same markup/labor/expenses to put your equipment in anyway, so you wouldn't save...
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    The Rheem/Rudd 18 Seer 2-Stages are monsters, can...

    The Rheem/Rudd 18 Seer 2-Stages are monsters, can barely fit anything else in the truck. If they get any bigger I'll need to pull the seats out and sit on the coil :)
  48. The Sat-J program from Rheem does ask a few...

    The Sat-J program from Rheem does ask a few questions about glass, insulation, etc. Not saying if it's accurate or not, just that it is available
  49. Bald, If you are talking about that Satellite J...

    Bald, If you are talking about that Satellite J thing, it was supposedly changed and will be made available once its certified. There were some changes they had to make to get the cert. Will be able...
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