BEFORE YOU CALL FOR SERVICE: My furnace heater / ac unit doesn’t work.101 diy troubleshooting

Posted on: August 29, 2017 by in Furnace Repair Tips
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BEFORE YOU CALL FOR SERVICE: My furnace heater / ac unit doesn't work.101 diy troubleshooting 5 TRY THIS FIRST IF YOUR FURNACE ISN'T WORKING. Go to your thermostat, turn the thermostat down, go to your breaker panel and turn breaker power off and back on and then turn thermostat back up for a call for heat. You should here the system try to start. TRY THIS AT YOUR OWN RISK. All other REPAIRS SHOULD BE PERFORMED BY A PROFESSIONAL. Furnace will not light. As a home owner I try to troubleshoot Continue Reading ...

Cooling Season Tip and Tricks – Annual air conditioning maintenance

Posted on: August 7, 2017 by in Air Conditioning Repair Tips
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Cooling Season Tip and Tricks - Annual air conditioning maintenance 4.5 Getting ready to fire up that AC unit for the year? Not so fast! Here are a few money saving tips and tricks to get you started of on the right foot. There are a few simple steps to follow when getting your home A/C unit ready to fire up for the season. The first thing to check is the outside condenser unit. This tends to get the most wear and tear since it is sitting outside. There are many different types of these Continue Reading ...

AC Fan Compressor Not Working – How to Repair / Replace HVAC Run Start Capacitor – Air Conditioner

Posted on: July 25, 2017 by in Air Conditioning Repair Tips
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AC Fan Compressor Not Working - How to Repair / Replace HVAC Run Start Capacitor - Air Conditioner 5 I installed a 30/5 MFD 370v VAC Dual Run Capacitor. See it here→ http://amzn.to/2emxiKd Double check the values you need and make sure it will work with your AC unit. Watch my in depth capacitor video here→ https://youtu.be/9K7Uw3eMzv0 The multimeter I use→ http://amzn.to/2eeqY3P This air conditioner started making noises before it failed. A bad capacitor can do weird things Continue Reading ...

Air conditioner outdoor coil repair

Posted on: July 25, 2017 by in Air Conditioning Repair Tips
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Air conditioner outdoor coil repair 4 This covers an outdoor coil with a large leak. I isolate, repair and pressure check the coil. This video is part of the heating and cooling series of training videos made to accompany my websites: www.graycoolingman.com and www.grayfurnaceman.com to pass on what I have learned in many years of service and repair. If you have suggestions or comments they are welcome. If you are a homeowner looking to repair your own appliance, understand that the Continue Reading ...