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I dont know about this model but in general electric heat wont have a reset button the heat is controled by a sequencer and each elememt has a safty limit switch incase the sequencer sticks in the on mode here is a link to where you can get more info on this model http://www.fixya.com/support/p51773-amana_ptc153b35aj_air_conditioner

Amana... | Answered on Nov 21, 2016


I think you've gotton your moneys worth with ten trouble free years. The power cords safety device is a bit more sensitive to a high resistive short to ground than your breaker is. I would suggest that there is exactly that: a high resistive short to ground within the cabinet of the PTAC. It has been years since I have been on a PTAC call and am unable to suggest specifics. But if you are competent and capable of using a DVOM, open up the unit and begin a systematic approach of determining the problem.

The FIRST thing I'd do is check the motor and the compressor with a digital megohmeter. Sometimes their problem will only show up with this sensitive device.

Amana... | Answered on Jun 16, 2015


If it is a reverse cycle unit the magnetic reverse cycle switch is faulty and should be replaced

Amana... | Answered on May 16, 2014


sounds like the overflow drain is picking up the water that means the main drain is clogged.you need to find the main drain pipe if lookin at the air handler in attic there should be 2 drains from unit one higher than other follow it and blow out drain they put the other overflow drain out the eve so if it stars leaking someone notices it and it doesnt damage cieling but it sound like it needs imediate attention befor it does go to the overflow pan and damage your cieling. i hope this helps and good luck

Amana... | Answered on Jul 03, 2013


1blink/sec---normal, 2blink/sec--blown fuse--3bliks/sec--replace evaporator sensor,4blinks/sec--mode switch failure, replace board,5blinks/sec--pot. failure,replace board;6blinks/sec--bad thermostat input; 7blinks/sec--factory only;8blinks/sec--bad room thermostat. The blink pattern repeats every 5 seconds.

Amana... | Answered on Feb 02, 2013


OK, so what's your question? Unfortunately, I can't answer it, if I don't know what it is.

Amana... | Answered on Aug 15, 2011


Check your breaker see if its tripped

Amana... | Answered on Jun 22, 2011


It's due to bearing struck. Remove motor and replace bearings, if the windings are good. If not you have replace motor only. Call repairman nearest to you. Thanks.

Amana... | Answered on Jan 16, 2011


Jumping 220 volts directly to heat or cool for just checking purpose. Not for regular use. Please replace your thermostat immediately.Please don't take risk.
To get heat set temp 30 degree and mode in "Heat"Hope you will keep my sincere advise.

Amana... | Answered on Jan 14, 2011

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