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I just got the RTH2510. I have a electric furnace. I have 2

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I just got the RTH2510. I have a Coleman electric furnace. I have 2 wires only-- red and white.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Tim H. replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I'm Tim and I'm an HVAC expert here to assist you with your questions. Please provide all information I request as it makes it more difficult to troubleshoot something when I'm not there onsite. Essentially, you become my eyes and ears. Thanks for the opportunity to help. At the end of our dialog, you will have a chance to rate my service, but please wait until we are finished and you're satisfied you have all the information you need.

Make sure you turn furnace power off before starting. Typically red would go to R and white to W

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Do I need the jumper R-RC?
Expert:  Tim H. replied 1 year ago.

Yes, typically those are jumpered if your thermostat has both terminals.

Expert:  Tim H. replied 1 year ago.

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