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My huminifier furnace stopped working , I don not know the reason. I cleaned it also replaced a new one , but it not work , no water come out

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Is there 24 volts to the solenoid?

Posted on Jan 10, 2013

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  • doug nguyen Jan 10, 2013

    yes ,It is. GeneralAire model 1042 LH 24 volts /60 watts/150 psi

  • Robert Jan 10, 2013

    If you have 24 volts the the solenoid and it is new check the water supply on the inlet side, sometimes sedeiment can cog the saddle valve

  • doug nguyen Jan 11, 2013

    I try to clean solenoid , put each part in CLR about 15min , then assemble them back. I also check the water supply, it ok. Do you think the problem from electric or humidistat

  • Robert Jan 11, 2013

    Check for 24 volts from humidistat

  • doug nguyen Jan 11, 2013

    may be that problem .Thanks , I will check it

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