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I was just on and got cut off i have never received an

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I was just on and got cut off i have never received an operator's manual with my new ac unit could you tell me what it means on the thermostat when it says sleeping?

Contractor's Assistant: Just to clarify, do you think this is a larger HVAC problem, or something specific to the thermostat?

I'm sorry i got cut off our power wentt down and our generator kicked in all seemed wll ac went on our power came back on and ac worked fine all of a sudden the outside part went off but inside was on i checked the thermostat and the word sleeping is on it i did not get a manual to look at i have never seen that before the outside seems to be on now does it mean anything when it says sleeping?

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

I just need to know if sleeping is a mode or what?

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

I just need to know if that is something that needs to be changed?

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HVAC Technician: Phil, Mechanical Engineer replied 9 months ago
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Hello, if you give me the brand and model number of the AC, I can most likely pull the owners manual on it for you.

'sleeping' can mean a mere time delay that is programmed into the unit on most models.

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