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Found my main breaker to my gas furnace. Thermo is

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Found my main breaker...

Found my main breaker to my gas furnace blown. Thermo is completely blank after resetting breaker, Furnace wont come back on

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

Thermostat is completely blank (has no batteries) never checked the pilot

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

Yes hopfully

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

It appears there was a power outage or surge.

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: HVAC
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HVAC Technician: Gaztech, HVAC Technician replied 5 months ago
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Hi I am Gaztech1, a independent technician, I will assist you with your issue.

Don't forget to rate the 5 star rating AT THE TOP OF PAGE if we are done. this will credit me for assisting you.

Things that can trip a 15 amp breaker on a gas furnace is a shorted main blower motor, shorted exhaust motor or a shorted wire to ground.

Also a shorted control board.

To locate short, requires a Ohm meter and some know how to use.

Tell me what are your skills for doing this?

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