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Loud kickspace heater

I just had a TPI-TSH20J, 240v, 2000w kickspace heater installed and it is very loud. Would a comparable Qmark heater be quiter and worth the switch? Thank you, Michael

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it probably is a sealed motor but if you have access to it you may be able to oil it with a very thin oil - like 3 in one oil. the bearings are undoubtedly oil-lite which is a porous bronze bearing pressed into the end bells of the motor. for fractional horsepower motors I'd go to grainger dot com to see if a replacement can be found.

Posted on Feb 02, 2008

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