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Having problems with a mini split system, Never, I'm sorry I

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Hey I'm Trey and having problems with a mini split system
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: Never
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: I'm sorry I miss read the question. It's been awhile and yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: You need a model number
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 4 months ago.


what issues are you having?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
The inside unit runs but the outside unit does not. got voltage and replace circuitboard
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 4 months ago.

Are you getting any codes? and have you tested low pressure switch

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
No sir. Led flash codes?
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Where is the low pressure switch?
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 4 months ago.

The low pressure switch is on the refrigeration line inside the condenser. If the refrigerant charge is too low it will not let the unit run. Or you can put refrigerant gages on to see the level

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
I've had guages on
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 4 months ago.

did you force a run to check pressure or we do not know what pressures are?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
How you force a run?
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
We don't know
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 4 months ago.

Bypass contactor, jump power...just like if you had a regular split and you wanted to bypass or press contactor in..

I am going offline now so I will see if someone can take over.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Does not have a contactor

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