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I'm having trouble with my thermostat. It is original with

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Hi I'm having trouble with my thermostat. It is original with the house. The house is 17 yrs old. My thermostat is lowering its our temp. If I set it at 71 it changes to 68 within two hours. I'm hoping it's the battery. I have never changed it. How do I get the cover off without ripping this thing off my wall? Then where's the batteries
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Rick replied 1 year ago.

What is the brand and model number of your thermostat?

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