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how do you jump out the vent damper it is a 4 wire honeywell

Customer Question

how do you jump out the vent damper it is a 4 wire honeywell motor on a 6 inch flue and I am unable to get a replacement at this time and have no heat in house?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Bill replied 6 years ago.
try to remove the cover of damper assembly and look for a small slide switch that saya next to it SERV and NORM set the switch to SERV
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
tried that already still no ignition
Expert:  Bill replied 6 years ago.
when in SERV position did the damper open?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
yes damper is in open position but the terminal accepting the wrie harness seems to be loose and the green lights for call for heat and igniton gas power will not stay on
Expert:  Bill replied 6 years ago.
ok, i need to opt out , cant help any more, sorry.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
so you are telling me that it can not be jumped out temporarily and I will have no heat tonight until I can get a replacement in the moring.
Expert:  Bill replied 6 years ago.

im saying i know, of no way to bypass it.

i opt out, to let others see the question

Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Relist: Other
I did not get a help but was still charged the $9. Can I get a refund?
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 6 years ago.


Are the wires labeled 1,2,3,4?

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