HVAC

Have HVAC questions? Ask an HVAC Expert for answers

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Handheld thermostat not working anymore, want to upgread.

Customer Question
Handheld thermostat not working...

Handheld thermostat not working anymore, want to upgread

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

Thermostat which is a totaline

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

Don't know if I can or need someone to do it for me

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

Room that thermostat is in does not allow for wall unit to be installed.

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: HVAC
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own HVAC Question
Answered in 2 minutes by:
12/11/2017
HVAC Technician: HVAC Guru, HVAC TECH replied 4 months ago
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru, HVAC TECH
Category: HVAC
Satisfied Customers: 18,294
Experience: 20yrs in the HVAC industry with certificates and degrees.
Verified

One moment please..Note it takes time to type and add links so please be patient. Also the site will send you a phone call offer, that is not me.

Ask Your Own HVAC Question
HVAC Technician: HVAC Guru, HVAC TECH replied 4 months ago

What type of system do you have and can you pop the old thermostat off the wall and list the color of the wire and each terminal they go to, I could tell you pretty quick if it is an easy one or if you need a tech.

Ask Your Own HVAC Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Phil Your Own Question
Phil
Phil
Phil, Mechanical Engineer
Category: HVAC
Satisfied Customers: 6,938
6,938 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Retired HVAC/ Electrical & Boiler contractor. Industrial

Phil is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Phil

Phil

Mechanical Engineer

6,938 satisfied customers

Retired HVAC/ Electrical & Boiler contractor. Industrial

Rick Mather

Rick Mather

HVAC Technician

3,133 satisfied customers

35 years experience, HVAC

Matthew

Matthew

HVAC Technician

2,014 satisfied customers

14 years experience in the HVAC field of service, installation, Manual J & D calculations

Kenton Guidry

Kenton Guidry

HVAC Technician

963 satisfied customers

12 years install/service experience.

Brian HVAC Guy

Brian HVAC Guy

HVAC Technician

953 satisfied customers

I have been an HVAC/R mechanic/technician for 30+ years.

Rick Ridley

Rick Ridley

UK Heating Engineer

871 satisfied customers

Retired But have had 30 years on the tools, Ex CORGI

Tom

Tom

HVAC Technician

770 satisfied customers

16+yrs HVAC/R service. Residential Commerical Industrial

< Previous | Next >

Related HVAC Questions
My thermostat quit working so I just bought a new one. I am
My thermostat quit working so I just bought a new one. I am trying to figure out if I have a heat pump or an air conditioner. I have electric air and gas heat. … read more
Phil
Phil
Mechanical Engineer
6,938 satisfied customers
Can you help with a Honeywell thermostat not working. I
Hi can you help with a Honeywell thermostat not working … read more
Billy
Billy
Journeyman Service Technician
State Licensed Mechanical Contractor
9,330 satisfied customers
Rth8580 wf Honeywell thermostat. Thermostat was working for
thermostat was working for 3 weeks and then notice remotely that temp going down. … read more
Phil
Phil
Mechanical Engineer
6,938 satisfied customers
I can not get my thermostat to work. Today. I am going to
I can not get my thermostat to work. JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this? Customer: Today JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself? Customer: I am going to try JA… read more
Phil
Phil
Mechanical Engineer
6,938 satisfied customers
Hollo, my nest thermostat stopped work this morning and the
Hollo, I'm Aaron my nest thermostat stopped work this morning and the message reads RH wire not connected. What should I do. … read more
Rick the plumber
Rick the plumber
Owner
9,857 satisfied customers
Thermostat WiFi and thermostat not working. Hopefully
Hopefully something just thermostat my phone says lost WiFi at 5am … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
HVAC TECH
18,294 satisfied customers
I have 1 of my 3 thermostats not working(no display) and the
I have 1 of my 3 thermostats not working(no display) and the orange light is blinking on my panel. Honeywell minizone 10 years old. … read more
Phil
Phil
Mechanical Engineer
6,938 satisfied customers
I can't seem to get my new Thermostat to work. Its just the
its just the thermostat. system works fine when I just twist the wires together … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
HVAC TECH
18,294 satisfied customers
I have a Honeywell 4000 thermostat. It works fine but the
I have a Honeywell 4000 thermostat. It works fine but the light does not go on anymore. I changed the batteries, but still no light. Now I cannot read the temperature. Help. … read more
Airheatman
Airheatman
Heating & Air Conditioning Contractor
6 years college
1,836 satisfied customers
I cant get ny thermostat to work, I dont know how 2 set the
I just want to set it to where it cools my house. I dontknow how to use it… read more
Phil
Phil
Mechanical Engineer
6,938 satisfied customers
My white rodgers 1f78 non-prgm thermostat won't work. The
My white rodgers 1f78 non-prgm thermostat won't work. … read more
Phil
Phil
Mechanical Engineer
6,938 satisfied customers
Recently installed Nest thermostat which worked fine until
Hello, recently installed Nest thermostat which worked fine until SCE event (switch off power), but then unit never restarted and indicates e74 (no power) … read more
Phil
Phil
Mechanical Engineer
6,938 satisfied customers
Nest thermostat stopped working yesterday. Saying Rh wire
Nest thermostat stopped working yesterday . Saying Rh wire had no power. Today the nest is completely off. Went in attic to check furnace and LED is off. Breaker is fine and outlet working where furna… read more
Billy
Billy
Journeyman Service Technician
State Licensed Mechanical Contractor
9,330 satisfied customers
My thermostat quit working, seems to have no power. Breakers
My thermostat quit working , seems to have no power. Breakers are good … read more
Michael Ferryman
Michael Ferryman
97 satisfied customers
My thermostat quit working, I installed a new one and it is
My thermostat quit working, I installed a new one and it is blowing hot air.... … read more
Billy
Billy
Journeyman Service Technician
State Licensed Mechanical Contractor
9,330 satisfied customers
Upstairs thermostat won't work but will work downstairs
Upstairs thermostat won't work but will work downstairs bought new thermostat for upstairs and installed it it lights up but Ac will not come on… read more
Phil
Phil
Mechanical Engineer
6,938 satisfied customers
Just installed two nest thermostats. one works great but one
just installed two nest thermostats. one works great but one gets a e74 error and says no power. Tried Rc and Rh as well as with and without C … read more
Brian HVAC Guy
Brian HVAC Guy
HVAC Technician
High School
953 satisfied customers
Nest thermostat was working fine but woke up this morning to
Nest thermostat was working fine but woke up this morning to find it reporting that there is no power to Rc (red) connection. Checked connection on Nest and at furnace panel. Everything seems to be fi… read more
Billy
Billy
Journeyman Service Technician
State Licensed Mechanical Contractor
9,330 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x