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The battery ran out on my thermostat and now it won't turn

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on. Venstar t0130 JA: Just to...
The battery ran out on my thermostat and now it won't turn on. Venstar t0130
JA: Just to clarify, do you think this is a larger HVAC problem, or something specific to the thermostat?
Customer: I believe specific to the themrostat
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: if possible. I want to know if there is a way to unlock a security setting
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: HVAC
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HVAC Technician: HVAC Guru, HVAC TECH replied 1 year ago
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Hello, one minute while I get some information together.

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Did you replace the batteries in it? Also what is the model thermostat?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I did replace the batteries. Venstar T0130
HVAC Technician: HVAC Guru, HVAC TECH replied 1 year ago

Is it locked or what is it doing?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
The fan works but the auto won't turn on and the compressor won't turn on. Once I replaced the batteries, the thermostat took a few to regain display
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
never mind. It is working now
HVAC Technician: HVAC Guru, HVAC TECH replied 1 year ago

Yes there is a 7 min delay before they will start typically.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
thanks. Have a great night
HVAC Technician: HVAC Guru, HVAC TECH replied 1 year ago

You too!

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