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Im try two wire a thermostat to my electric baseboard

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Im try two wire...

Im try two wire a thermostat to my electric baseboard heater . problem is meter has 2 wires thermostat has 4 wires 2-red, 2 black what do i do

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

Honey well thermostat is what in using

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

Yes

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: HVAC
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HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 7 months ago
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Hello,

My name is ***** ***** see the back of thermostat has labels of L1 and L2 for the wires? Are there 2 black and 2 red?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
no phone thanks
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 7 months ago

You will use L1 red to one heater wire and L1 black to other heater wire...just tape off the L2 red and black

Billy

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Answer please
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 7 months ago
You will use L1 red to one heater wire and L1 black to other heater wire...just tape off the L2 red and black Billy
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
wait one
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 7 months ago

standing by

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
but i have a blue wire thermostat connected to 2 black
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
bill should just call you
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
you there
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 7 months ago

What color are your wires from the wall?

You said there are 2 wires?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I'm calling Bill
HVAC Technician: BillyHvac, Journeyman HVAC Tech replied 7 months ago

I will opt to someone that is current set up for phone contact.

Thank you

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HVAC Technician: David Bowden, General Contractor replied 7 months ago
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Is your heater 220v or 120v?

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HVAC Technician: David Bowden, General Contractor replied 7 months ago

Greetings… Just following up to see if you were still needing some help answering your question?

Thanks,

Dave

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HVAC Technician: David Bowden, General Contractor replied 6 months ago

I was reviewing my open questions list and noticed this one has not been answered or replied to. Did you still need help with it or should it go back to customer service for proper processing?

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HVAC Technician: David Bowden, General Contractor replied 6 months ago

Hello... I would very much appreciate if you can take a few moments and reply to this email and let me know if you still require assistance, or should I proceed forward to closing out this question since it has been open for so long.

Thank you,

Dave

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