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Phil, Mechanical Engineer
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Experience:  Retired HVAC/ Electrical & Boiler contractor. Industrial
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Our system does not seem to turn on. We have cooling set to

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Our system does not seem to turn on. We have cooling set to 72 and hime temperature is 87. We have changed batteries on unit and removed schedule hold. Compressor seems to be working
JA: Did you double-check the thermostat? And what about the unit's filters?
Customer: Where are the filters?
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Unless it is simple then no.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: It has been very hot here, does that make a difference?
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Brian HVAC Guy replied 3 months ago.

Hi I'm Brian and I'll be happy to help you with this.

1) It sounds like you have airflow indoors but it's just room temperature (warm) air, is that correct?

2) It sounds to me like the outdoor unit's fan is running but it's not really cooling, is the air coming out the top of the outdoor unit hot?