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We have a rite temp thermostat 8082. We tried programming

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We have a rite temp thermostat 8082. We tried programming the heat but the temperature hasn't risen above 65. We will increase the temperature to 73 but nothing happens and it will eventually go back to target temperature 62. Help
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Rick replied 1 month ago.

Welcome to Just Answer, my name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you with your issue. First I’ll need some more info so I have a more complete picture of you situation.

What do you have for heating equipment? brand and model number please?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
We have thermostat 8082 rite temp. Electric heat
Expert:  Rick replied 1 month ago.

I'm going to open this up to my colleagues so one of them can help. Please don't respond (even to acknowledge this post)until you get a response from us. If you respond first it will only delay your answer.

Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 month ago.

Welcome to Just Answer, my name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you with your issue.

If my initial response doesn’t answer your question then let me know and we can continue our conversation.

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Are you ready?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I am teady
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Ready
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 month ago.

First can you set t-stat to off, and set fan mode to on, does the blower start blowing normally

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I can't tell. We have electric heat and thermostat only for heat.
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 month ago.

Is the air blowing out of registers?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No. nothing blowing out. But the system isn't set up for fan to blow out
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 month ago.

Ok then can you tell me other than electric heat, exactly what you system is, with exact make and model number

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
System is rite temp thermostat model 8082
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 month ago.

Not talking about t-stat, I need to know what is the heating devise at the other end

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
We have baseboards and system TACO cartridge circulator model 007-F5
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 month ago.

That is the pump model number for a hot water Boiler system.

Boiler system are quite complex and has many important components and require some knowledge for performing diagnostic repairs.

Did you first check to make sure the main breaker for boiler is in the ON position?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No. but I will check now.
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 month ago.

Is this a new house or new system for you?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
New house. We are renting and landlord at football game today.
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 month ago.

Has the system been on yet this year?

Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 month ago.

11q1

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
it has been. After I checked the fuse box the thermostat restarted. I will try playing with thermostat to reprogram.
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 month ago.

Have landlord deal with the issue. use the oven with a fan blowing toward the open door, this will act like a furnace for now