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    Ac works, no heat

    Hey everyone, not sure what I should do first... The ac has been working fine for the last 4 months, and it's just getting cold enough now to start running the heat. However, when the thermostat engages to heat, nothing is turned on. I have a ritetemp digital thermostat.
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    Hotpoint refrigerator not cooling

    alright jeff, thanks for all the information, I really appreciate it. throwing out tomorrow!
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    Hotpoint refrigerator not cooling

    so why did it do that? Should I toss it? bad compressor?
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    Hotpoint refrigerator not cooling

    hey guys, before throwing the whole thing out, I tried one last thing, replacing the overload. I put it in, got it ready to turn on, and right when I plugged it in, I heard a pop. Like a fuse blowing or something. Same thing though, fans running, but no compressor.
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    Hotpoint refrigerator not cooling

    could it be something as simple as the relay or timer being stuck or broken?
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    Hotpoint refrigerator not cooling

    ok, so I'm pretty sure now that the compressor isn't doing anything, just sitting there. What should I do now? anything to take apart and check, or is it just junk? It would be great to fix it, let me know what's possible. Thanks again.
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    Hotpoint refrigerator not cooling

    Jeff, I didn't notice anything about the compressor, should it be making a noise, vibrating or anything? sorry, I just don't know that much about compressors. When I turn it on, the compressor doesn't seem to be doing anything, (Softball sized enclosed metal ball, ha) I'm guessing that's the...
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    Hotpoint refrigerator not cooling

    alright guys, I appreciate the responses. It is a hotpoint refrigerator, model no. ctx14cyxkrwh and underneath that... rm750331 No strange noises, main fan on bottom runs, and fan inside freezer runs, but no cold air. oh, and I brought it inside and left it on for an hour or so, and...
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    Hotpoint refrigerator not cooling

    Hey everyone, just wondering what I should do! I had this refrigerator sitting outside (sun) for about a month or so, I finally had time to clean it up and get it inside to convert to kegerator. I turned it on for the first time and everything seems to be fine, but no cool air inside. Didn't...
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    Help me rig my thermostat!

    Ok, cool, I think the second thermostat would be the way to go, however the original one is across the house from my room (only about 15 yards) so how could I get the wiring from the ac unit/old thermostat to my room. All in the attic
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    Help me rig my thermostat!

    Hey guys, I was wondering if I could rig my thermostat at a certain temperature, so my roomate couldn't turn the place into a freezer, and cost me a fortune in bills! Anyway to do it? It's a battery powered "Maple Chase" digital thermostat. any help would be great. ha ha, thanks again..
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