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Experience:  UA Journeyman Pipefitter , HVAC, Refrigeration, DDC controls. 26 years.Commercial & residential
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how do I switch my control over from heat pump to furnace.

Customer Question

how do I switch my control over from heat pump to furnace.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Mark Henley replied 3 years ago.

Mark Henley :

Hi, On your thermostat there should be a system swtich that you can slide to the heat position , some styles have this as a touchscreen option, if you can tell me which thermostat you have I can tell you how to do it, let me know thanks Mark

Customer :

ritetemp

Customer :

ritetemp touchscreen

Mark Henley :

Hi, ok thereshould be a four digit number on that also that will tell me which one you have and I can get the manual on it, thanks Mark but if you see a setting that says system or heat cool auto on it that would be it,

Customer :

6030

Mark Henley :

hi ok I will look it up

Mark Henley :

Hi, ok here is a link to amanual it shows on the firs tpage that the system switch is on the right upper side , let me know if that is in the heat mode, thanks Mark

http://www.ritetemp-thermostats.com/60XX/6030%20Operation%20080119.pdf

Mark Henley :

Sorry I missed where you had already given me the model number earlier,

Customer :

Yes, you are correct but I am unable to switch it over to furnace. The heat pump indicator is set to on.

Customer :

model # XXXXX

Customer :

Is there a switch that I can select to turn the heat pump off and turn on the furnace.

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