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DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 02-15-2012, 07:53 AM
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I agree, this should be a pretty easy leak to...

I agree, this should be a pretty easy leak to find if you're getting that much of a freon loss. You wouldn't need to use a dye to find it. It could still be the shrader valves. Once a tech hooks his...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 02-08-2012, 07:14 PM
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Posted By DIY_Mike
It's not uncommon for newer techs to misdiagnose...

It's not uncommon for newer techs to misdiagnose problems, especially when it comes to testing the windings on compressors. Usually they'll use an ohmmeter to do this, which aren't really designed to...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 01-27-2012, 10:53 PM
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Posted By DIY_Mike
You'll know when defrost mode isn't working...

You'll know when defrost mode isn't working anymore, because your condensing coil will turn into a block of ice and your home will be cold. If you say your heat is working fine, it's working fine....
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 01-27-2012, 10:07 PM
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Posted By DIY_Mike
There are two things you can easily check. ...

There are two things you can easily check.

First, check out the hole in the drywall behind your t-stat where the wiring comes through. That hole needs to be plugged with insulation, otherwise...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 01-27-2012, 08:50 PM
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Posted By DIY_Mike
I spent about 5 years professionally installing...

I spent about 5 years professionally installing and servicing HVAC systems and can give you a few suggestions, but there are a few things I need to know.

First, do you have a straight heating...
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