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I just got home and my house is 88 degrees----I cannot seem

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I just got home and my house is 88 degrees----I cannot seem to stop the heat even when I turn it to "stop" or "cool"
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 1 year ago.

Hello and thanks for using this service, if you have been waiting do not worry or get upset I am just one of the techs on here and I try to get to as many customers as I can and I just picked up your question now. Please give me time to respond sometimes I get your replies late so there may be a significant delay in responses. Please be patient and often I will ask you questions to narrow down the issue to get is diagnosed correctly.

Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 1 year ago.

Ok can you get at the wires to the unit? If so remove the White wire on the W terminal to the thermostat it should stop heating, if so you may have a bad thermostat as it would be stuck. You can try to reset the thermostat, but normally when that happens you just need a new thermostat.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I removed the cover of the Honeywell thermostat & it seems to have shout off the HVAC system
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I meant "shut" off the system....
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are you still there?
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 1 year ago.

Yes I an still here, is it off.