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My furnace won't turn on, yes, possibly this says to move R

Customer Question

JA: Hi. What seems to be the problem?
Customer: my furnace won't turn on
JA: Did you check the furnace's filters?
Customer: yes
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: possibly this says to move R wire to W to test
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: It is a Trans XB90
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Rick replied 8 months ago.

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Connecting the wires on the R & W thermostat terminals together would bypass the thermostat and might get it started. Turn the power off to the furnace first and be careful those wires don't touch any other wires