York Gas Furnace Reviews | Consumer Ratings. York offers several gas furnaces from 80 AFUE all the way to 98 AFUE. There residential capacities offers between 40 BTUh and 130,000 BTUh (give or take for various models) making them ideal for most residential applications. On the higher-tier York offers the Affinity™ line of gas furnaces for those seeking high efficiency and bells and whistles. York’s mid-grade models are called the LX series and offer low to mid-range efficiency with less options. And the economy model for York gas furnaces are called the Latitude™ Series which also offers mid-range to low-range efficiency levels for those on a budget for initial installation cost. (more…)
York Condensing Units Reviews - York condensing units are available for residential and light commercial applications and available in heat pump and air conditioner models. York also produces condensing units for heavy commercial uses and these will be reviewed in an upcoming section called commercial HVAC. (more…)
York Package Unit Reviews - York Package Units come in a variety of configurations including air conditioning with gas heat also known as gas packs, heat pump package units, and air conditioner package with electric back-up heating. York package units are manufactured primarily for residential, light commercial and large commercial applications. This review focuses on the residential to light commercial market. (more…)
York Heat Pump Reviews | HVAC Consumer Ratings - York offers heat pumps with efficiency ranges from 13 SEER 7.7 HSPF to 18 SEER 9.4 HSPF. Ask many questions if you are considering buying a York heat pump or any other York product for that matter. Some features of York heat pumps are: (more…)
York Air Handler Reviews - York manufactures air handlers with the model names of Affinity and Latitude and can be configured for horizontal flow, up-flow, and down-flow applications for residential and light commercial HVAC use. York also manufactures large commercial air handlers and these will be covered in a future planned section for commercial HVAC equipment. Various features of selected York air handlers include: (more…)
York Air Conditioner Reviews - Consumer Ratings - York makes a full line of air conditioning systems ranging in sizes from 1.5 tons all the way up to the monster systems that serve large commercial buildings. Their residential air conditioner systems range in various sizes enough to handle residential and light commercial applications with efficiency ranges from 13 SEER to 18 SEER. The typical York air conditioner uses the new ozone friendly refrigerant R-410A but there are air conditioner models which you can purchase that use R-22 which will soon be phased out. As of this writing let’s just say the R-22 units are history. We have many other related articles. Please use the search feature to the right to help you find other related articles. (more…)
- Brief description of air conditioner condenser electrical components
- Code requirements for the condensing unit feeder circuit, fuse box, and wire running to the condenser
- Wiring inside the condenser
- Description of various electrical components inside the condenser
- Lots of resource and related links to help you learn more.
Common Air Handler Problems. Everyone loves to be comfortable so when there is a problem with the HVAC system we can become very uncomfortable. The air handler in the HVAC system has electrical and mechanical components in it that can experience problems from time to time. Some of the most common problems with air handlers can help you identify the problem and possibly fix the issue. Although some of the issues listed will need the attention of a professional HVAC technician to make the repair to the air handler. After all, an HVAC technician will have all the tools and likely the parts available to make a fast and efficient repair. Furthermore, since every air handler is different it is possible the problems described here do not apply to your situation.
Two-Stage Gas Furnaces - Tips for Buyers - Two-stage gas furnaces make up over 30% of all gas furnaces installed in residences in the USA. Two-Stage gas furnaces are more efficient than single-stage gas furnaces in most cases. When purchasing furnaces always check the ARI website for and efficiency ratings and comparisons. (more…)
- Specific description of a motors job along with some technical details
- Air Conditioner & heat pump fan motor operation
- Fan motor troubleshooting basics
- Condensing unit fan motor repair warning and disclaimer - Turn the power off before working on the fan
- Replacing or repairing the motor
- Why you should replace the capacitor when you replace the motor
- Conclusion along with lots of resource and related links so you can take a closer look and learn more.