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I flipped the switch from air to heat and while the blower

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does blow cold air I...
I flipped the switch from air to heat and while the blower does blow cold air I am not getting heat. We rent and this is the first time I have tried to start furnace. what else should I be doing
JA: Did you check the furnace's filters?
Customer: yes, replaced last week
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: hope so. I cannot get ahold of the owner and am afraid about calling repair tech when it is probably me
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: amana 80 sse aircommand gas furnace
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: HVAC
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Can you give me complete model from inside furnace in burner compartment so I can provide guidance with this specific unit.Model will be on a label just above burners on right or left inside panel

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Then look in blower compartment and see if we have a control board with a blinking light.If so tell me the pattern of that flash.That will indicate what is wroung and tell us where to start troubleshooting.

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