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airheatman, HVAC Technician
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Trying to replace old then heat pump t-stat with a Rodgers

Customer Question

Trying to replace old then heat pump t-stat with a white Rodgers brand. Old thermostat is as follows
Black wire to B
Orange wire to X
White to W2
And a jumper from W2 to E
The new t-stat is listed as follows
B is energized in heat/emergency mode
O energized in cool and off mode
Y 1st stage heat and cool compressor
G blower fan
C 24 Vac common optional
W aux and emergency heat 1st stage
And of course rc and rh
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Old stat was a rheem and I am also installing new Payne condenser that will need help wireing also
Expert:  airheatman replied 1 year ago.

For thermostat: Old to new:

R-RC with jumper to RH
Black wire to O for the Payne unit
Orange wire to C
White to AUX/E.

Vive me model on Payne unit and let me know what wires you had outside on the Rheem