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I am in need of a new A/C. It is 208v/230v. I have a

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I am in need of a new A/C. It is 208v/230v. I have a dedicated 120/240v 20A line. Can I change the receptacle to a NEMA 6-20 to accommodate the new A/C?
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: couple days
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: not that I can think of
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Mike G. replied 2 months ago.

Hi, I'm Mike and I'll be assisting you. Please stand by while I review your question.

Expert:  Mike G. replied 2 months ago.

Go ahead, it is OK.

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Thanks, Mike. Appreciate your help. One other question. I have an old building. I am replacing a digital timer light switch. The new plug is 3 wires plus the ground. My wiring is 2 wires. Can I use this timer and how do I connect it?
Expert:  Mike G. replied 2 months ago.
Give me the make and model number of the timer. Also the count and colors of the house wires.