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Posted in thread: Running a gas furnace off a generator.... on 12-05-2013 at 04:40 PM
It is my understanding that generators without a pure sine wave are extremely hard on motors
and you run the risk of burning up the motor. I imagine printed circuit boards (PCB's) are
Posted in thread: Carrier Infinity ICS on 12-03-2013 at 10:14 AM
Does a compressor that is "shorted to ground" require a replacement? YesIs a relocation of the
heat pump/fan really necessary? No
Posted in thread: Where to locate parts for an old Frigidaire range on 12-02-2013 at 05:00 PM
Unless you can google a antique parts supplier on the internet, you could always retrofit a new
thermostat if you can find something close.
Posted in thread: Drywall mud ... what's up? on 11-30-2013 at 08:27 AM
I have had the same experience and have decided that adding mold to the mud is not a good idea
and therefore, discard any moldy mud or skim off the bad stuff before using.
Posted in thread: Trane XE60 Problems. on 11-25-2013 at 10:07 AM
Besides 'stopped working', do you have any other symptoms/description of what it is or is not
doing when it suppose to be turning on?Is there a red blinking light on the control board and
if so, what ...
Posted in thread: Wiring in 230v Air Compessor on 11-22-2013 at 05:15 PM
My preliminary questions:1. Wire type? Depends on where & how you hook it up.2. Breaker amps;
will a 20amp cover this? Depends on the motors nameplate requirements3. How do I determine
which breaker t...
Posted in thread: EX90 Question on 11-19-2013 at 08:31 AM
yes, if the xe80 is the same as the xe90 then 4 flashes is "high-limit switch open".
Posted in thread: EX90 Question on 11-19-2013 at 07:26 AM
I believe Trane puts a label on one of there cover panels that has the codes listed on the
sticker.I think it means ignition lockout.
Posted in thread: 29 y/o Carrier Gas Furnace Stpped Working on 11-16-2013 at 09:47 PM
To be sure, check for correct voltage to the blower motor.If your lucky, it is nothing more
than a bad capacitor.you will have to pull the blower assembly to get the specs for both the
motor and capac...
Posted in thread: Too Soon for a 1000 lb gas tank? on 11-10-2013 at 04:56 PM
This late in the game, the best you could do is go get some 2"x8' pressure treated lumber to
put under the legs of the tank in order to spread the load. Are they wanting to bolt the tank
to the slab?