Question about Heating & Cooling

Open Question

My Taylor thermometer just froze on LO for the thermo temp.

I tried replacing the batteries, thinking that might help having a fresh power source, but it won't measure the temp. What's wrong with it? Can I fix it in time for Thanksgiving?The numbers on a little piece of paper on the back of it have the numbers: 1470-33; 3007; P2290 . It is encased in a cream colored casing, with grey buttons and I have had it for about 1 year. I got it last Christmas (2007) for a gift, and I just love it. I use it for everything. Is it possible that the cord to the element is damaged somehow (even tho I don't see any splits in the cord) and as I mentioned above in the summarization of problem the thermo temp area on the lower left side stays frozen in Lo screen. I tried resetting in the back, to no avail. Temp up and down still works, the timer works...just the food temp gauge is on the fritz...the part I need the most!

Posted by on

  • Anonymous Dec 05, 2008

    I have a similar problem, but different

    My remote thermometer froze on high

    The problem, for me, is the probe.

    I took a similiar probe from a competetor's unit and ti worked

    The temperature was exactly the smae - exactly

    Taylor said they no longer made that unit and could not provide a new probe. B S

  • ch1234 Jan 10, 2009

    I have exactly the same problem as described above with the left side frozen displaying "Lo". I have also changed the batteries to no avail.


5 Suggested Answers

  • 68 Answers

SOURCE: Burners shut down at set temp but fan continues lowering temp

the reason he told you not to cycle the power is because some where there is a flashing light that he can decode and tell him where to start looking for the problem. Call him next it happens and don't touch the power or the stat until he gets to see the unit.

Posted on Aug 03, 2009

SOURCE: RC1 - New batteries fitted but display still blank.

Hi,Not nessarly shot.The stat uses low voltage from the equpitmemt also.You neea a volt meter to check.Remove stat from mounting plate.Check power at terminals RH&W or at RC&G they should read 24volt.If not check emergency switch off or fuse/breaker.

Posted on Apr 15, 2010

  • 144 Answers

SOURCE: I have an old (14 years) honeywell thermostat,

I subjest the honeywell pro 3000 is a very good stat it comes in programable and non programable their is also a pro 8000 that is great its touch screen and has many options but the 3000 is most cost effective

Posted on Sep 14, 2010

  • 674 Answers

SOURCE: my toyo L-30 reads the

Lo is displayed when the room temperature is below 14F or the heater thinks the room is below 14F, which would be caused by a problem with the room temperature sensor or the sensor is unplugged. 70 is what you have the heater set to maintain. Check the white wire on back of the heater.

Posted on Dec 09, 2010

  • 88 Answers

SOURCE: Our Honeywell programmable thermostat T8132A 1049

The T8132A thermstat requires 2 AA alkaline batteries for operation as the T8131 uses the 24VAC souce transformer with battery back up. If new batteries did not fix the problem follow product user manual to reset and program the thermostat. This should clear any errors or problems. If the problem persists then replace the thermostat. If you do not feel confident you can accomplish the task then you should call a licensed HVAC technician to troubleshoot the issue as the wrong settings could potentially cause permanent damage to your system.


Posted on May 09, 2011

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

1 Answer

Keep gettinG LO thermometer when taking my son's temp. but quite Ok with others

The actual temperature may be below the calibrated range of the thermometer.

Sep 22, 2016 | Braun Irt 4520 Thermoscan Ear Thermometer

1 Answer

The Thermo temp flashes HHH ....and the thermometer keeps beeping...??? What do I do!?

That means the temp is higher than the unit is able to detect. If it has been exposed to very high heat then it is damaged. It may still have a bad sensor.

Jun 19, 2016 | Taylor Digital Cooking Thermometer

1 Answer

How do I program Taylor in/out thermometer-clock and get outside temp to register? How do I program the clock?

Hit reset next to batteries to have it sync with outside temp sensor. Push mode button to scroll thru date, time. Use up and down button on back to adjust numbers.

Mar 03, 2015 | Taylor Measuring Tools & Sensors

1 Answer

Constant LO reading on Taylor 9200

This might be due to calibration or the thermocouple is bad. You can get new thermocouples here

They also have contact info and calibration procedures.

Jul 04, 2014 | Home

1 Answer

How can i stop the taylor 1341 digital thermometer from beeping.

remove four screws on back of unit,cut red wire going to round beeping speaker inside lower front faceplate. problem solved it will never beep again but still read temp correctly.

May 19, 2014 | Taylor 1431 Digital Wireless Thermometer

1 Answer

Oven thermometer only displays lo

I just had that LO reading. Pulled back on the tip of the thermometer. Seems I had it inserted into my turkey too far. Probably up against a bone or too close to the center. Good luck! Happy Thanksgiving 2016!

Dec 25, 2013 | Farberware New Classic Alert Oven Probe...

1 Answer

Samsung LE32C450E1W TV remote control stopped working, changed batteries no luck, turned off at power source for 30 min which fixed prob temp but has happened again and now turn off doesn't help....

Check the remote control for its infrared emission. Check it with fresh batteries. Clean the battery contacts inside its battery compartment. If these do not help you, you remote control need cleaning. If you wish to know more about how to clean and repair a remote control check this site. Pull up older posts. One among it has details.

Mar 24, 2013 | Samsung TV Remote Control

1 Answer

Radio won't shut off on 2007 pontiac g6

Check wiring and see if power source is to wrong lead, usually the constant power wire would be wired to the clock or auto antenna. The poer source for turning the radio on should be wired to the power source that is tied to the ignition, so when you turn your key off the power will be off as well.

Jan 20, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Hitachi 55in plasma TV, model 55HDS69. It will not power up from either the remote or the on/off switch on the side. The TV was used a lot, for more than 5 years. It shut off while running. The red...

Hi sir Jim!!!!

kindly check the 5 LED if there is lit lights to diagnose where the fault came from..You said the 5 led turn off for 1 -2 seconds it means no error but still won't turn on I think there sometime wrong on logic circuitry..


Try to read the voltages on highlighted words on picture of block diagram above such as vs,va,vcc,stby+5v,stby+3.3v,+5.5,+10.5 and +12v...

After that let me know the results to diagnose where the fault from..

Hope it helps...


Jan 19, 2012 | Hitachi 55HDS69 55 in. Plasma Television

1 Answer

No display for outside temp. after replacing batteries.

If the unit was workingg prior to the battery replacement, you must remove the battery and check on the terminals to the battery. Make that these are clean, the battery is good - test using a multimeter- and replace with the correct postion.
Now if the earlier battery had leaked it could have damaged the internal board and if so you need to open to check if the board is clogged with the battery leak. If so try and clean the board.

Nov 07, 2011 | Taylor 1431 Digital Wireless Thermometer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Heating & Cooling Logo

Related Topics:

1,215 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Heating & Cooling Experts


Level 3 Expert

2364 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8205 Answers

Donni Steen

Level 3 Expert

659 Answers

Are you a Heating and Cooling Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides