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The heater is not coming on and the thermostat is not

Customer Question

the heater is not coming on and the thermostat is not working, it read's 87temp in room
JA: Just to clarify, do you think this is a larger HVAC problem, or something specific to the thermostat?
Customer: not sure it was working last nite this morning it just did not come on.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: if i can yes if not i will call someone?
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 month ago.

Hello,

My name is Billy.

The thermostat reads 87...but it is NOT 87 in the room and the furnace is not working?