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I am disconnecting an old Braeburn thermostat to install a

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I am disconnecting an old Braeburn thermostat to install a new Lux TX9600TS - i do not know how to set-up the wiring
JA: Just to clarify, do you think this is a larger HVAC problem, or something specific to the thermostat?
Customer: only specific to the thermostat
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: the wiring on the Braeburn are 6
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

Hello,

My name is ***** ***** I will do my best to assist you. I am looking over your question now and will respond shortly.

Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

Can you tell me what color wire was on what terminal in old thermostat?

And what equipment do you have? Gas furnace, heat pump etc?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can send you pictures...
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
hello???
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

I am sorry I was waiting for picture

Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

you can use the attach file link by dialog box

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ill send two pics of two of my Braeburns..
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

Thank you

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Here they are...
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

Thank you...is this a zoned system or 2 totally separate thermostats with heating/cooling?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Each thermostat runs a totally independent A/C unit
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

Thank you...and you just need to see how the TX wires to each to replace correct?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I want to replace each one of these older Braeburn Thermostats independantly with a new LUX Thermostat Model TX9600TS
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

ok just minute while I write up

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
ok...
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

Old to new

Rc/rh red and orange to TX Rc/Rh

C brown to TX C

Y1 yellow to TX Y

Y2 blue to TX Y (with yellow)

white w1 to TX w

green g to TX g

This is the one with orange and red to Rc.rh......doing other one now

Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

I am sory but the pictures switched position in my que so only half of that is right. I will put all wiring on 1 sheet

I apologize

Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

Picture 1 Here

Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

Picture 2 Here

Ask any questions you need to

Billy

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks... But two questions:
1. Since the LUX thermostat does not have a W but instead a W1 and a W2, I suppose that in both cases I connect to the W1?
2. In your pic #1, since the RC and the RH are bridged together in both the Braeburn and the LUX thermostats -can I connect to either the RC or RH on the LUX thermostat that is also bridged?
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

1. Since the LUX thermostat does not have a W but instead a W1 and a W2, I suppose that in both cases I connect to the W1?.........That is correct

2. In your pic #1, since the RC and the RH are bridged together in both the Braeburn and the LUX thermostats -can I connect to either the RC or RH on the LUX thermostat that is also bridged?.........Also correct.

Your biggest difference is on the one thermostst you have Y1 and Y2...on the TX these both go to Y

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Perfect... and Thanks!
Expert:  BillyHvac replied 1 year ago.

You are very welcome...just rate service at top of page to close for now. If you have any issues just return here as you have 30 days of follow up after rating