Question about Ruud UBHC Air Conditioner
I have a Ruud Achiever series heat pump/AC. The air handler was installed on the horizontal in my crawl space. I want to change the filter but cannot locate it.
I'd look in one of 2 areas.
1. often there is a central return in the house. This is the place where the air gets pulled back to the unit and is likely very close to your thermostat. Check for a filtered louvered grill there and see if your filter is located here. If so, you can access the filter by opening the filter frame with a screwdriver or even a coin.
2. Otherwise I would expect that your filter is on the return-air side of your air handler (where the blower is) Older models have the filter actually inside the air handler in the blower compartment. Newer models may have a small separate filter door. I'd look in these areas.
hope this helps
Posted on Mar 21, 2009
You must first remove the blower compartment panel. The filter should be in there. However, since this unit is in a crawl space you may have a return air filter grill. Look at your return grill. Does it have a filter? If not does it have latches so that you can open it? If so measure the opening and install a new filter there. I hope this helps. Please don't forget to give me a Fixya rating.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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