Question about Carrier 38CKC060 Air Conditioner

1 Answer

Thermostat is not lit up and won't turn heating on

The thermostat was not lit up and was missing batteries in the battery compartment. It has worked fine for two years without batteries; don't know what they are for. I put two AA batteries in and now the themostat displays but it won't turn the heater on.

Posted by on

  • nsister2 Mar 02, 2009

    Nevermind. Had to call Bodine Scott. The Disconnect box in the attic was burned up. Replaced with fuseable type.

  • josh1111 May 11, 2010

    it did use batteries unless it has current from the heater. mabey needs to be reset.

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

I called the repairman. The disconnect box had burned up and he replaced it with a fuseable box. All is well now. I couldn't have fixed it myself.

Posted on Mar 03, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I took the batteries out of my thermostat and when I put them back in cannot get the thermostat to work display is blank


be sure batteries are properly installed.Usually the battery compartment has (+) and (-) alignment marks many equipment s do not work with batteries in backwards or if they are facing each other (-)to(-) or (+)to(+)

Dec 09, 2017 | Heating & Cooling

1 Answer

I have a ritetemp 8082C, how do I open it to replace the batteries?


To replace the batteries in the Ritetemp 8082C thermostat, first switch the Mode switch to Off and the Fan switch to Auto (if they aren't currently in that state). Press up on the catch on the bottom of the thermostat and swing the body of the thermostat away from the back plate on the wall. The lift up to remove the body of the thermostat from the base. Turn the body of the thermostat over to see the battery compartment at the top of the back of the thermostat.

This is shown in the installation manual in different sections. Removing the body is shown on page 3 (page 4 of the PDF). Changing the batteries is shown on page 6 (page 7 of the PDF). Ritetemp has the manual here: http://www.ritetemp-thermostats.com/80XX/images/8082C_installation_guide.pdf .

I hope this helps.

Cindy Wells

Oct 28, 2017 | Heating & Cooling

1 Answer

Does this take a battery?


If you remove the thermostat from the wall and look at the rear, you probably will find a battery compartment with batteries in need of being replaced.

Dec 30, 2015 | Braeburn 1220NC 2 Heat/1 Cool...

1 Answer

I just put in this new thermostat, I believe all the wiring to be correct i have one extra wire (brown) that should be a common wire used to keep the display lit. when I turn the unit on cool ( with the...


Heat pumps require specific heat pump thermostat. If you are trying to install a thermostat that is generic forget it. A heat pump is a diff animal than a central unit. Get the thermostat that matches your system. A generic won't cut it.

Aug 13, 2011 | Heating & Cooling

1 Answer

We have a White-Rodgers 90 series thermostat that started beeping last night. We have had it for about 4 years. Does it have a battery? I couldn't find anything about that in the manual.


Susan, the "90" series of thermostats covers a couple of different thermostats made by White-Rodgers. Here's how to find your model number. With that info, I can check the manual specific to your thermostat.

In the mean time, check the display for the word BATTERY or BAT. (Flashing) on the display. Battery flashing or blinking on the digital display indicates low batteries. If the batteries have recently been changed and the thermostat continues to indicate low batteries, use a pencil eraser to polish each of the battery contacts inside the back of the thermostat. Do not bend them up and down when polishing or you might break them. When complete, they should all be as shiny as a mirror. This will assure proper battery back-up, allow the backlight to work correctly and remove the flashing battery symbol from the screen. Battery (Solid) on Display The battery symbol (not blinking) indicates a loss of power (24 volts) from the heating and cooling equipment to the thermostat. Normally the heating and cooling do not operate when the battery indicator is on. If the battery indicator is on, check the fuses or breakers, make sure the furnace is switched on, and verify the blower compartment door is closed properly. The battery display is designed to indicate the thermostat is running on batteries, so replacing batteries has no effect on the indicator. See No Heat/No Cool for more information. Note: Some heat only systems (zoned systems) disconnect power from the thermostat during a normal heating cycle and display the battery symbol. Millivolt heating systems always indicate battery because they do not supply 24 volts to the thermostat.

A beep often is provided as audible feedback when keys are depressed on many thermostats. You should check to make sure that no key is stuck in the "in" position or is otherwise activated.

Jan 10, 2011 | White Rodgers Water Heaters

1 Answer

It flashed replace batteries, I did and now it is dead, just the outlines show up and I cannot turn on the air or heat


pull you thermostat back off and try to reinstall it sound like you missed one of the pins in the back of the thermostat

Aug 23, 2010 | Honeywell Programmable Thermostat Heater

2 Answers

I replaced the battery to honeywell RTH230B. Heat won't turn on.


I followed a comment from a previous source and reversed the polarity of the batteries. I then flipped them back to the correct position and the flashing battery indicator went away and the thermostat functions correctly.

Feb 04, 2010 | Honeywell Programmable Thermostat Heater

1 Answer

Thermostat is making a clicking sound, eveything on display is lit up.


If the thermostat has a display and making a clicking sound, that sounds like the thermostat is working.

If your thermostat has batteries, then its most likely your batteries that are keeping the display lit.

You can try removing and replacing the batteries first. Also, check all your breakers. If these two steps fail and the system is not functioning, then you have a problem somewhere.

Jan 17, 2010 | Heating & Cooling

1 Answer

I have the following home thermostat Honeywell-YRTH230B1009-Thermostat My husband changed the filter last night and the heat has not been on since. The gas in on and the pilot is lit but still no heat. We...


If your furnace has a filter or fan compartment door, be sure it closed tightly and that the filter is installed correctly - there could be an interlock switch that is preventing the thermostat from operating. Also, if you haven't already turned off the power to the furnace, do that, wait a minute and then turn it back on.

Obviously, make sure the thermostat is on, is set to heat and calling.

Dec 07, 2009 | Kitchen Appliances - Others

Not finding what you are looking for?
Carrier 38CKC060 Air Conditioner Logo

115 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Carrier Heating & Cooling Experts

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

Bill Long

Level 3 Expert

588 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Are you a Carrier Heating and Cooling Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...