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    Do you know why they went out of business?

    Do you know why they went out of business?
  2. Air after passing through a coil is normally in...

    Air after passing through a coil is normally in the 80-90 percent range through normal operation.
    So, mission accomplished?
  3. Ok. So they won't fix the unit because they are...

    Ok. So they won't fix the unit because they are unable to do their job?

    Sounds like alot of them problems and not alot of yours.
  4. Ok. I must be missing something here. You have...

    Ok. I must be missing something here.

    You have 10 year parts and labor.
    Your within the contract period.
    You have a broken air conditioner.

    Why are we talking about replacement?
    This should...
  5. It can be wired in the entire time. It's...

    It can be wired in the entire time.
    It's actually required in certain applications.

    The only issues become when someone tries to use both thermostats simultaneous.

    IE, if conventional is...
  6. 1. The thermostat someone listed is not approved...

    1. The thermostat someone listed is not approved for the tranquility 30. It may work, but probably won't.
    I've been told it won't. Never tried it, but tech support says it's a different...
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    While that’s effective for unloaded testing, its...

    While that’s effective for unloaded testing, its ineffective for loaded testing.
    I do that to see if the transformer is providing power if the light isn’t on, but not to actually check the...
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    What does power tip mean? A non-contact...

    What does power tip mean?
    A non-contact voltmeter?

    if so, thats not the way to test a transformer. Leads need to be placed on the wiring while all equipment is functioning, to see what specific...
  9. Thread: This is odd

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    expansion and contraction in the loop. The pipe...

    expansion and contraction in the loop.
    The pipe in the ground during the season will expand as it gets warm in summer, adding in the heat added to the water pushes the water pressure up.

    Winter,...
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    sounds more like something related to the wiring...

    sounds more like something related to the wiring or the installation.
    I cant imagine a product failing 5 times and no one looking into whats causing it to fail.
    I can see 1. I could possible see 2....
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    The problem with cycling the unit is it shortens...

    The problem with cycling the unit is it shortens life of the bulb, and of the ballast.
    The problem with running the bulb without the fan, is you get short bursts of a summertime smell everytime the...
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    What is the garbage installed around the reme. ...

    What is the garbage installed around the reme.

    The thing that actually makes it work gets hot as fire, and needs to disipate heat.

    Is that a ductboard plenum?

    Is it cycling on and off with...
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    Did that myself. You are totally right. I...

    Did that myself.
    You are totally right.
    I remember screaming, and my lead calmly looking at me and saying "Mike. stop. Put the drill in reverse."

    I can still feel it reversing out of my thumb...
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    What's the yellow wire do?

    What's the yellow wire do?
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    We had a dude last 2 days. Supposedly 8 years...

    We had a dude last 2 days. Supposedly 8 years experience.
    Was amazed I had a CO meter, said heíd never seen one.
    Asked me what an 80 percent runs at.
    Asked me what ďthose 100 percent furnaces run...
  16. Could be. If it was replaced in the 2000's, lets...

    Could be.
    If it was replaced in the 2000's, lets say 2009, that makes 10 years.
    Been another 10 years.....

    If you did lose another heat exchanger, someone needs to do a complete evaluation of...
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    Ive got a buddy that works there and loves it.

    Ive got a buddy that works there and loves it.
  18. Wow, really took your advice the wrong way!

    Wow, really took your advice the wrong way!
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    I think one of the worst degrees out there is...

    I think one of the worst degrees out there is criminal science.
    Just a simple supply and demand rule. When CSI-whatever city was on tv (may still be), a massive influx of kids wanting to get in the...
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    I was home schooled until the 10th grade, went...

    I was home schooled until the 10th grade, went public, became bored and slept all day, still maintaining a 4.0, who then went to a vocational school for HVAC in the 11th.

    I would love to hear your...
  21. The new secondary heat exchangers are all...

    The new secondary heat exchangers are all stainless, so delamination is no longer an issue, across the carrier/tempstar lineup.

    If your stuck with goodman, two dealers locally that sell Goodman...
  22. We are in your area but do not do third party...

    We are in your area but do not do third party purchased equipment, nor does anyone on this site to my knowledge.

    Are you aware that carrier may still do a credit on a new carrier furnace?

    As...
  23. When I say long bypass I mean make the 6 in pipe...

    When I say long bypass I mean make the 6 in pipe long.
  24. Iíve done it before. Only thing I would like...

    Iíve done it before.

    Only thing I would like to see is the bypass on both being as long as possible.
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    The same reason people install an M series...

    The same reason people install an M series instead of a P series Mitsubishi in a server room.
    Plain old lack of knowledge.
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    Theres no other details we need. There is...

    Theres no other details we need.
    There is nothing we can do from here.

    Everyone here has told you to have someone come out.
    I think you are looking for one person to tell you that its all ok, so...
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    Would be a tossup depending on whatís actually...

    Would be a tossup depending on whatís actually wrong.
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    Depends on the age.

    Depends on the age.
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    I would want a pro out there. Could be very...

    I would want a pro out there.

    Could be very costly, as in over a thousand. May not be.
  30. Put in an 80. Install a heat pump the help...

    Put in an 80.

    Install a heat pump the help with the cost of propane.

    Or give up a closet in your home to install the furnace in and have them run the ducting into the attic.

    The heat source...
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    You forgot the exclamation points.

    You forgot the exclamation points.
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    At first you said you asked him about replacing...

    At first you said you asked him about replacing your furnace with a 2 stage.

    Now itís that you wanted the 2 to match the same staging, and he oversold you?

    Sounds like you wanted 2 stage...
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    So, you told him you wanted a new 2 stage...

    So, you told him you wanted a new 2 stage furnace. He gave you a new furnace, thatís 2 stage.

    You found out your existing air conditioner isnít, so you want your money back, or demand a new...
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    Agreed, and its not even recent. I remember...

    Agreed, and its not even recent.
    I remember reading about it for fujitsu 10 years ago.
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    Yes.

    Yes.
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    A few. The symptoms are just so telling. It...

    A few.
    The symptoms are just so telling.
    It almost makes a whistling noise.
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    Nest infected Goodman!

    Nest infected Goodman!
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    Got a huge hole you could put fingers through if...

    Got a huge hole you could put fingers through if made between about 2005 and about 2014

    Donít run it. Call for service. This is a serious hole.
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    Goodman? Blower shouldnít affect the burners....

    Goodman?

    Blower shouldnít affect the burners. Thatís literally the point of the heat exchanger,

    Could have a hole.

    I wouldnít run the furnace and call someone out to inspect the heat...
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    Iíve been a member here for over 10 years. So I...

    Iíve been a member here for over 10 years. So I doubt it.

    Put ducting in the slab.

    Or preferably put an outdoor boiler in with infloor heat. This would be preferable.

    Use this as...
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    And this.

    And this.
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    Pictures are going to help immensely.

    Pictures are going to help immensely.
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    Should be a box independent of the equipment but...

    Should be a box independent of the equipment but has pipes going to it.

    If you have one it would run the fan.
  44. Thread: Drip Pan

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    Agreed. Horizontals are a nightmare.

    Agreed. Horizontals are a nightmare.
  45. Oh. Your modulating based on LOAD side discharge,...

    Oh. Your modulating based on LOAD side discharge, using an outdoor reset.

    Ya, thatís a completely different animal!
    Thatíll work.
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    Do you have an ERV/HRV?

    Do you have an ERV/HRV?
  47. Thread: Drip Pan

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    Itís going to be 6ft off the attic floor? Youíd...

    Itís going to be 6ft off the attic floor?
    Youíd have to drag a ladder up into the attic just to work on it.
    That sounds like a service nightmare.

    3 to 4 feet would be better
  48. You have a split transformer system. Your...

    You have a split transformer system.

    Your going to need a pro out there for that stat.
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    47 degrees in the home?

    47 degrees in the home?
  50. Weather compensated wouldnít work either. Your...

    Weather compensated wouldnít work either.

    Your assuming a constant inlet water temp and that water temp is directly based on outdoor temp.

    So, letís say you set your water temp at 25 degrees....
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