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The batteries died on my home air conditioning thermostat
The batteries died on my home air conditioning thermostat and now the air unit will not come on is there a reset button or something I can do on my end to resolve the problem?
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Is anything happening at the unit at all?
No the unit is not coming on at all. is there some sort of reset button?
Not likely. Is the outside unit the only thing not coming on? In other words, is indoor blower working?
no, nothing is coming on
If you put your thermostat on the fan ON position, does blower run?
What is the make and full model of your furnace? Most furnaces have a 3 amp fuse on the control board. I would try checking this to see if it's blown.
so you're saying that the dead batteries in the thermostat control are just a coincidence and have nothing to do the ac going off and not coming back on?
I'm saying that the thermostat may be bad and could have shorted out the fuse causing no power to the unit at all.
but the thermostat digital read outs are showing now that I replaced the batteries and the batteries were dead because I tested them in another device to make sure.
That only means the thermostat has battery power (backup), not the 24 volt power from the furnace. Have you checked low voltage fuse on furnace board?
please tell me where that is located. Also the breaker on my fuse box was tripped and I flipped that back on
I can't tell you exactly till I have full furnace make and model number. Because at this point I don't know anything about your furnace.
American Standard WCC038F100BB
Is this your unit?
Inside that unit, inside one of the panels, there should be a control circuit board. On that board will be a blade type fuse.
this is beyond what I am able to do. I will have to call a technician to come out
OK, yes, I would need to know that first. That fuse is in there to protect the board should something such as a thermostat be bad and cause a short or issue.
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