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I have an issue WITH four blinking lights on

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***** ***** - I have an issue WITH four blinking lights on my trane xr80
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: The downstairs is just blowing air, no heat at all. I changed the filters, which weren't dirty, and I think I did the tapping on the open limit switch correctly, but no change.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.
Hello, If you follow the wires from the limit switch on the front wall, does it go to a switch on the burner box?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have wires going from a 12 wire bundle into the limit switch, on the fan
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.
is your unit a upflow or down flow? Or can you post a pic of the furnace with doors off?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Down flow, I believe. I have two units in my attic. One seems to be working just fine. I will post a pic.
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.
if downflow you have 2 limits..one on blower and one on front wall near burners
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can't paste in the picture.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Can I text you or email you the picture?
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.
you can use the attache files button...or just give me model number found inside unit and I can post
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Where do I find the model number?
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.
in the burner section..behind bottom door..usually a tag on the interior side
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hmm - I still don't see anything. Would it be in the other unit?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I am trying to send the file now.
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.
Thank you. Now lets remove bottom door....look for a flat plate with 2 wires attached on the front wall..tell me if you identify it.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Black wires?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I'm not sure what you mean by bottom door. My unit is laying horizontal and I thought this would be a simpler fix than it sounds like.
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.
usually yellow.....it is generally credit card sized or bandaid size with 2 wires attached.you have 2 doors...one is blower section...one is burner section...we need burner section
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.
if you are not comfortable with the process do not feel like you have to continue...just let me know..
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yes - thanks. I am just going to have someone come take a look tomorrow. I can't follow the instructions. Appreciate your time!
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.
You are welcome... Just rate service and I will close for you. I wish you the best Billy
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 1 year ago.
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