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I cant cant my white rodgers 1f80-261 thermostat to start heat/ac/

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or fan batteries are working JA...
i cant cant my white rodgers 1f80-261 thermostat to start heat/ac/ or fan batteries are working
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Customer: i cant get my white rodgers 1f80 261 thermostat to start my heat/ac/fan
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Customer: batteries seem to be working
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HVAC Technician: Gaztech, HVAC Technician replied 1 year ago
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
yes
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
hi
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
i am ready for answer
HVAC Technician: Gaztech, HVAC Technician replied 1 year ago
HY, OK we need to determine if you have 24v power coming from you furnace to the t-stat, do you have a volt meter?
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
no
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
are we out of options
HVAC Technician: Gaztech, HVAC Technician replied 1 year ago
OK well that is a essential tool for doing what you want me to help you do,So lets try this, remove t-stat face plate to access the wires and bypass terminal R an G to see if furnace fan goes on
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
sorry i am not very well versed in hvac term can you be a little more detailes what is t stat face plate and how do i locate terminal r and g
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
i figured out how to access the wires but not sure how to bypass terminal r and g
HVAC Technician: Gaztech, HVAC Technician replied 1 year ago
Take a shot wire like a paper clip .. and join terminal R and G together , that is where all the t-stat wire hook in to your t-stat, leave it there and listen for blower fan going on
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
i believe this is way out of my league will have to call a pro down
HVAC Technician: Gaztech, HVAC Technician replied 1 year ago
Hope all goes well with your issue.LukeCan you click Finish and rate my service for trying to help you, this way I can be credited for helping you
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