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Hit A/C button on and it blows HEAT

Aaaaaah- this unit!

 

no cold air... it's not on heat... it's definitely on the right setting (I have been using it for a year now so I should know...)

 

anyone heard of this problem before?

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  • moebiusloop Oct 13, 2007

    thanks- let me clarify. When the unit is turned on to COOL... heat comes out. And it's not on heat. When I turn it to the heat cycle, it actually slows down and goes through the whole heat cycle...this is weird cause the unit blows and you think it is working... then you hear a small click and heat starts coming out...



     



    ever heard of that?

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It's either the compressor or it's out or low on freon. You have a fan motor which blows and a compressor that cools. If you can hear the compressor go on, your out of gas. If not it could be as simple as a capacitors or more involved.   

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    Morey Cohen Oct 13, 2007

    If you're sure that it's really blowing HEAT when you turn it to cool, I think you should look into the Control module (on,off,temp,whatever). Get an A/C mechanic because it sounds like you've got a problem that requires a pro.       

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