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Hello, I'm trying to figure out if I can install a nest thermostat with my Lenox system

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

Huh? I just want to switch thermostats, I have other nest products in my house and would like everything to be compatible.

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

Depesnd depends

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: HVAC
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HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 6 months ago
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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I currently have a lennox system in place, some of the labeled wiring doesn't match the nest website
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
The wires on my current system are labeled (R, i-, i+ and C)
HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 6 months ago

I'm going to open this up to my colleagues so one of them can help. Please don't respond (even to acknowledge this post)until you get a response from us. If you respond first it will only delay your answer.

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HVAC Technician: Phil, Mechanical Engineer replied 6 months ago
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Hello, your Lennox system is a very advanced *two way communicating thermostat system* the NEST is a one way, sending control signals out only system, the two are not compatible.

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If you want help in setting up a wi fi thermostat by Lennox, rate this answer positively and I will do that research and make recommendations on what will work

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