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Friedrich YM18J34 will not heat

Fan runs when not in "money saver" mode but will not heat. In "money saver' mode, fan does not run and unit does not heat. Unit was purchased in 2003. Unit has functioned fine cooling and heating for 5 years. I was able to get the heat strip to work for a few minutes (smelled the dust collected over summer burning off). However, no heat function works now. When the unit is on "heat", I can hear a barely audible noise in the unit, but the fan is not running.

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Sounds like a bad limit switch. Open and test continuity on all limits with power off and at least one wire off one side of each

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SOURCE: indoor unit runs ok outdoor unit compressor and fan do not start

Hello rfrizzell,

My unit is giving me the same alarm. If you have found the solution, please email me at danielabrewster@yahoo.com

Thank you very much.

Posted on May 10, 2009

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SOURCE: i have a friedrich ductless

not able to find the error codes for the unit number you gave but, here is a number you can call to get them. sorry not more help.
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SOURCE: I have an 8 year

Honestly, repairing and 8 year old AC unit (assuming parts are still available) can cost almost as much as buying a new one. If this is the first time you've had a real problem with it ... You've gotten your monies worth over the past 8 years. But, the decision is yours to make.

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