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Top two element work botttom two dont

I have an electric forced air furnance yhat is not working right i have amps on the top two coils but not the bottom. I am unemployed and need to try and fix it myself

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  • douglasmilha Jan 25, 2009

    all of my elements read 11.2 ohms I can hear it clicking and the top two elements go out and the bottom two dont come on

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If you have an ohm meter check and see if you have continuity through heating element that is bad. if you dont it is broken and or there is a fused link that is bad. if it ohms out then it may be the relay

Posted on Jan 23, 2009

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    carl carpenter Jan 25, 2009

    do you have an amp meter? if not next check your heat limit switches usually in line between sequencers and element terminal. theses will cause a clicking sound when the cut out

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