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My heat is freezing up because it is cold out side,what do I do

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    BOB BROWER May 11, 2010

    i am guessing this is a heat pump? oil heat ? propane ? hot water baseboard ? . you are under "air conditioners" ? what make ? how old ? i cannot help without knowing what you have SORRY

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Sounds like you having a problem with the defrost board, also check to see if the freeze stat is connected, if not it will not since the coils temp and send a signal to the board to go in defrost and your electric heat strips should kick on if you have them. Depending on what unit you have you be able to which the dip switches to call for defrost at a quicker or longer time depending on the outside temp.

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