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What kindof batteries do I use on a thermostat?the

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what kindof batteries do I use on a thermostat?the units,all3 were installed oct 28,2009 I cannot read the installers model numbers.
JA: Just to clarify, do you think this is a larger HVAC problem, or something specific to the thermostat?
Customer: i don't know
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: no a neighbor will replace the batteries fur me.carol sminchak
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: tou might have it on your record don sminchak
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Webb-Guy replied 10 months ago.

Typically thermostats take double a or triple a batteries but without knowing even what kind of thermostat you have its hard to say for certain.