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Troubleshooting the Refrigerant System with Superheat and Subcooling : HVAC Tech Tips 1

Posted on: January 4, 2016 by in HVAC Maintenance Tips
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5 For all your HVAC needs Please Contact : http://rochesterheatingandair.com Video for Licensed HVAC Professionals ONLY . (HAZARDOUS) !!! Please do NOT attempt any Procedures without Professional HVAC Training Rochester Heating & Air Serves the Louisville Kentucky area including but not limited to: Fern Creek , Middletown , J-town , St. Matthews , Valley Station , PRP , Shively , etc... Hello , I'm Fritz Rochester , a Proud Kentucky Master HVAC Contractor , with over 20 years of Continue Reading ...

HVAC Air Freshener Trick ~ Rick’s Tips DIY

Posted on: January 1, 2016 by in HVAC Maintenance Tips
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5 Winter is in full swing and for some of you, I know it can be downright impossible to even think about getting any type of fresh air into the house at this time of year. So in my journey's we found some really nicely scented gel air freshener and I thought I would show you how you can use this to freshen your entire house through your central heating air return! This can be done with any type of air freshener you choose. These gel types are great because they are small and come with a Continue Reading ...

Ford Quick Tips: #51 Quickly Diagnose Erratic HVAC Temperature Controls

Posted on: December 26, 2015 by in HVAC Maintenance Tips
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4.5 If you do find the actuator is faulty make sure you only use Motorcraft parts. You can get them much cheaper than the Dealer on Amazon instead Here-(check fitment guide) http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004A2IJAW/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B004A2IJAW&linkCode=as2&tag=fordt-20&linkId=KJZKUEVSBDVWPUEX In this video we go over a useful tip you can use to quickly diagnose climate control issues. Please consider supporting the future production of helpful Continue Reading ...

How Does a Gas Water Heater Work? — HVAC Repair & Troubleshooting Tips

Posted on: December 20, 2015 by in HVAC Maintenance Tips
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5 Water heater won’t light or leaking water? This video provides information on how a gas water heater works and offers troubleshooting tips to assist you in diagnosing and repair. Here is a list of the most commonly replaced parts associated with each water heater symptom: Water heater does not heat: thermocouple, pilot, gas valve, solenoid, draft inducer, ignition module Water heater leak: temperature and pressure relief valve, drain valve Water heater does not light: igniter, Continue Reading ...

How Does an Electric Water Heater Work? — HVAC Repair & Troubleshooting Tips

Posted on: December 16, 2015 by in HVAC Maintenance Tips
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4.5 Water heater not heating or leaking water? This video provides information on how an electric water heater works and offers troubleshooting tips to assist you in diagnosing and repair. Here is a list of the most commonly replaced parts associated with each water heater symptom: Water heater does not heat: thermocouple, pilot, solenoid, draft inducer, ignition module Water heater leak: temperature and pressure relief valve, drain valve Water heater does not light: igniter, pressure Continue Reading ...

How Does a Central Air Conditioner Work? — HVAC Repair & Troubleshooting Tips

Posted on: December 14, 2015 by in HVAC Maintenance Tips
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5 Central air conditioner does not cool, too noisy or does not run? This video provides information on how a central air conditioner works and offers troubleshooting tips to assist you in diagnosing and repair. Here is a list of the most commonly replaced parts associated with each air conditioner symptom: Central air does not cool at all: contactor, run capacitor, condenser fan motor, capacitor Central air is noisy: fan blade, condenser fan motor, contactor, compressor Condenser fan Continue Reading ...

How Does a Furnace Work? — HVAC Repair & Troubleshooting Tips

Posted on: December 12, 2015 by in HVAC Maintenance Tips
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4 Furnace not igniting, blowing cold air or running all the time? This video provides information on how a furnace works and offers troubleshooting tips to assist you in diagnosing and repair. Here is a list of the most commonly replaced parts associated with each furnace symptom: Furnace does not heat: igniter, flame sensor, draft inducer motor, control board Furnace is loud: blower wheel, blower motor, draft inducer motor Furnace runs for a few minutes: flame sensor, limit switch, Continue Reading ...

Tips To Reduce Electricity Consumption of an Air Conditioner

Posted on: December 9, 2015 by in HVAC Maintenance Tips
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5 A few Tips to reduce AC electricity consumption: 1) Ideal Temperature In an air conditioner, higher the temperature that you set, lower is the electricity consumption. We have seen that 25 degree celsius is an ideal temp for both cooling comfort and electricity savings. If you set the temp lesser than 25, then your ac will consume more electricity. Using ceiling fans helps to regulate the cooling of the ac throughout the room. However, if the roof of your house is directly facing the Continue Reading ...