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I changed the batteries in my thermostat and now cannot

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I changed the batteries...

I changed the batteries in my thermostat and now cannot change temperature

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

Thermostat

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

Yes

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: HVAC
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HVAC Technician: airheatman, HVAC Technician replied 7 months ago
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Was thermostat working before you changed batteries?

If so make sure the batteries are new alkalines and the plus/minus are positioned properly.

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