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I came home from being away for a week, and my wall unit Air…

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I came home from...

I came home from being away for a week, and my wall unit Air Conditioner is now "running" for about 15 minutes and then going off and doing it again. No cold air is coming out, but I don't like the noise. Why is it doing this, and how can I make it stop? Thank you.

Contractor's Assistant: Did you double-check the thermostat's settings? And what about the filters?

Would it do this to get me to change the filters? I only use it in the summer with the remote, I've never used the timer or thermostat settings.

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

Yes.

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

Why is it doing this? Do you need to know the model number to trouble shoot it?

Submitted: 1 month ago.Category: HVAC
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Surely you want to know the model number, right?
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HVAC Technician: Iohn Keffer, HVAC Technician replied 1 month ago
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If you have a heat pump, the AC has to run to defrost the out side coil, if runs a lot is real cold your alternate heat run while that is going on

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I do not have a heat pump. Your answer is of absolutely no value to me.
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I am showing that you have given my answer a negative rating. Keep in mind, I can only give you truthful information as simply telling you only what you wish to hear but what may not necessarily be true would only hurt you. If you are upset at your situation but not by the quality of my answer, please consider rerating positively as I am only a messenger. If you simply want more information, feel free to reply and let me know - I am here to help you to your satisfaction. If you have other concerns, reply and let me know. I am here to make sure you are satisfied."

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
You didn't ask me any relevant questions and you took way too long to respond.
HVAC Technician: Iohn Keffer, HVAC Technician replied 1 month ago

Thanks for the review.

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