Last Activity:09-16-2013 8:59 AM
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Posted in thread: Dishwasher drain problem on 09-13-2013 at 08:45 AM
I assume you have a "high loop" in your drain hose so it does not fill up from the sink
draining. Some dishwashers have the hose routed on the side of the dishwasher, others you have
to tie the hose u...
Posted in thread: Office Emergency! Our fridge won't cool! on 07-19-2013 at 03:54 PM
Check the drain tube is clear from the freezer compartment to the pan underneath near the
coils. A common problem is with the defrost circuit of drain tube blocked with trash or food
items. Water has ...
Posted in thread: Where is my Toilet Water going? on 07-18-2013 at 02:01 PM
Add some food coloring to the water in the tank. Then look for water trickling into the bowl
over a period of time. This will confirm the flapper is bad.
Posted in thread: Lennox ac not blowing cold air on 07-12-2013 at 10:38 AM
You will see frost on the lines at the A coil above the air handler/furnace . Also Air flow
will be reduced coming out of the vents.Check the lines for a warm/hot feel on the small line
and cool/cold ...
Posted in thread: Hole in basement floor under shower on 07-05-2013 at 11:24 AM
Sounds like the trap for the DWV line is installed in this area.
Posted in thread: TRANE XE 1200 unit ....HELP on 07-02-2013 at 02:30 PM
The fuse in most of today's units are like the plug-able fuses in automobiles. 3 or 5 Amp. It
should plug into the control board.Also remember there is a safety interlock on furnace-air
handler that k...
Posted in thread: Lennex 10ACB60-5P Leakage on 07-01-2013 at 09:37 AM
This unit most likely has R22 Freon in it. The R22 is very expensive now. If it is a 1997 unit,
replace it with a R410A Higher SEER outside unit and A coil. If your furnace is the same one
from 1997, ...
Posted in thread: Carrier AC - outside compressor not working on 07-01-2013 at 09:30 AM
Check out Johnstone Supply. will sell parts to "Non Certified" A/C service personnel. Some of
the other supply houses will not sell to you if you are not licensed. Kind of BS but whatever.
Posted in thread: Replacing Bathroom Faucet (old copper piping) on 06-24-2013 at 11:49 AM
Many of the newer faucets come with pre-attached supply lines that will connect to the cutoff
valves directly. Inspect the faucet you select carefully.
Posted in thread: Carrier HVAC - Fan not turning on 06-20-2013 at 07:55 AM
What I do is make a small hole in the duct above the A Coil that is connected to the
furnace/air handler(assuming you have a vertical setup. If horizontal then insert between A
Coil and duct work). In...