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I have a air handler TWE030c14 furnace with amana heat pump, and i want to install humidifier , where do i take my 120 or 24 volts to ryn my humidifier?

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SOURCE: Amana HTM (heat transfer module) system

I would check the house thermostat(and its wiring to the indoor unit), and if it's OK then check the heat transfer fluid diverter valve inside the indoor unit (should be sending the hot fluid through the big radiator (air exchanger)) until the surface temperature of the radiator is approximately 130 degrees F, then the fan control operates and the fan starts to blow hot air through your ductwork. My HTM is 26 years old and I've had many opportunities to "hone" its operation...

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SOURCE: amana furnace

This is no doubt due to failure of the "hot surface ignitor". This device lights the main burners for your furnace, and they fail a lot. I strongly recommend the replacement should be done by a technician.

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Posted on Oct 25, 2008

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SOURCE: Electric furnace blows cold air before and after warm air.

It is normal. Your house has to go down a couple more degrees because the heat pump is not working. You can solve this by rewirng you thermostat. Take off the wire that goes to Y and tape off. Then take the wires that are marked w and e or w1 and put the wires to yellow. Do not run ac with it wired like this. If you need more information please post me back

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Did you change the thermostat in heat pump? or did you change it when you replaced the board?

Posted on Dec 06, 2008

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SOURCE: Goodman Air Handler motor will not turn off.

Look at your Thermostat wiring.
If there is a green wire going to the "G" terminal, disconnect it.

If it stops running, you have a bad T-stat.

If it keeps running, you either have a stuck fan relay or a low voltage control wiring malfunction.
Those are usually related to one of the safety switches having problems.

If green is not going to G, let me know, and we will determine which one is indeed the fan wire and go from there.

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I have a air handler TWE030c14 furnace with amana heat pump, and i want to install humidifier , where do i take my 120 or 24 volts to ryn my humidifier?


My first thought is, if you have to ask this question, you should not be playing with your HVAC because you will likely hurt yourself. But if you insist; What does the humidifier require 120 or 24V? If it is 24V, then you take it after the thermostat at the relay that turns on the rest of the system. If the humidifier wants 120V, take it from the switched portion of the above mentioned relay. Your heat pump is 240V, so one side of the humidifier goes to the relay, the other side goes to ground, not the other side of the 240V return. If your heat pump is connected through a GFI, this will likely trip the GFI, shutting down your heat pump.
Go download http://www.trane.com/webcache/un/split%20system%20air%20handlers%20%28ssa%29/product/12-1054-05_04012001.pdf

Go to page 12. 24V should be terminal 6 and A on the relay. 120V should be between B and ground on the fan motor. Before opening anything, turn all the breakers to the heat pump, likely 3 dual gang breakers. Have a couple spare automotive ATO 5A fuzes in case you blow one. Have an shut-off valve for the water supply. Please be careful!!! What you are doing has a high potential of hurting yourself or blowing up something in your heat pump, leaving you without heat.

Dec 28, 2013 | Heating & Cooling

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Whole House Humidifiers ? The Types and Benefits of the Furnace Humidifier


As your gas furnace or other type of furnace heats the air in your house it will be forcing the moisture out of the air. To maintain the proper comfort and to keep things from cracking from lack of moisture you need to install a furnace humidifier.

Furnace humidifiers offer many health benefits. They help to relieve the irritation of breathing dry air. More humidity in the air has shown in studies to lead to healthier lungs and fewer illnesses. To many people, another very important benefit of installing a good furnace humidifier is that the addition of more humidity to the space during cold-weather months allows for you to lower your temperature setting on the thermostat while still maintaining comfort.

If you are already looking for a furnace humidifier, you are probably familiar with many of the great benefits of installing one in your home or office. A good furnace humidifier will also help alleviate some symptoms associated with asthma or allergies as well. A good furnace humidifier can also help you to prevent cracks in your precious wood. Another great benefit of installing a furnace humidifier is that it will help eliminate static electricity.

The three most common types of humidifier are bypass furnace humidifiers, the power spray furnace humidifiers, and also steam furnace humidifiers. The bypass humidifier seems to be the most common furnace humidifier is the bypass humidifier.

All of the different types of humidifiers need to have a lot of maintenance. On the pad type humidifiers you need to clean or change to pads often. On spray type humidifiers the nozzle and pad will need to be changed or cleaned yearly. On the best types of humidifier is the steam furnace humidifier. They produce the most humidity but are very expensive and do require more regular maintenance and upkeep then the other types of humidifier.

A humidifier can be a fantastic addition to your hot air heating system. The type of humidifier that you need to have will often be dependent on the size of the space you are planning to serve. Also, do you need precise control or not? Overall a humidifier is often a must have item if you are heating with hot air heat. Dry air is not any fun and causes many problems. Put up with the time you will need to invest in cleaning and servicing your humidifier. Having the proper amount of moisture in your house will pay you back many times over.

on Dec 12, 2009 | Heating & Cooling

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Where is the 24 volt transformer


It depends on the type of unit it is generally located in the furnace or air handler of the system most are in blower section of the unit

Oct 29, 2011 | Honeywell Power Humidifier: Furnace...

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I have amana 90 air command with aprilaire 550 humidifier i found water under my furnace today . we had one 80degree day so I uncover my airconditioner and than we had snow and i forgot to cover it back up...


Hello, it's kinda diffucult to tell where the water is coming from without actually seeing it, but since you say it is coming from the bottum of the furnace it might be that the condensate pump might be clogged up or one of the hoses could be leaking that leads into the condensate pump. One other thing to check would be the humidifier, somtimes they can either leak from the drain line or the humidifier itself, check these areas out and and ask me further questions if needed.

Apr 19, 2011 | Amana Heating & Cooling

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I have just completed installing a Honeywell HE220A humidifier to a Carrier Weathermaker 8000vs that was installed in 2003. My problem is that all the identified circuits in previous posts on the circuit...


The terminals on the control board are designed to provide power to the controls of the humidifier, not run directly to the solenoid. If you don't want to install the controls, you can run the 24 volt signal from the furnace heat signal (W1/W2) through the humidistat to the solonoid. This will allow 24 vac to get to the solenoid only when the furnace is running. I do this on most humidifiers that I install.

Jan 28, 2011 | Heating & Cooling

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I have a T3BA-036KA the outside unit will not


You need 24 volts going to the coil of the contactor. If you do not have 24 volts, you will need to trace the wiring back to see where you are losing it from. Try placing your voltmeter at C & Y coming from your air handler. If not, go to your air handler and test for 24 volts ac at C & Y coming from your thermostat. If you do not have 24 volts coming from your thermostat, there is either a problem with the thermostat or there is a problem with the wiring between the thermostat and the air handler. If you have 24 volts at the air handler coming from the thermostat but you do not have 24 volts at the outdoor unit coming from the air handler, then you have a problem with the wires between the air handler and the outdoor unit.

I hope you find this information to be very helpful to you moving forward. Please leave a rating. :-)

May 10, 2010 | Intertherm P3RA-036K Air Conditioner

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I need help with my central heat and air unit, it has a heat pump. the model number is GQ3RA-036K. I am changing the theromstat out and the wires are connected to it. there are eight wire colors that are...


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Please note. Not all installers use the proper color codes when they install or replace equipment. It may be necessary go go to the furnace or outdoor unit to verify what wires are for what purpose. Also be sure there are no splices in the wire that could change the wire colors between components.
  • R (red) or Rh (Red heat) 24 volts from equipment.
  • Rc (Red cooling) 24 volts from transformer in cooling equipment.
Note: If only furnace has a transformer and cooling equipment does not jumper Rc and Rh.
  • W (White) sends 24 volts to furnace control to start the heating cycle.
  • W2 (no standardized wire color, usually whatever wire color is available) controls second stage heat.
Note: W2 is most often used for heat pumps to control what is called emegency heat or Auxillary heat, and most often will use the white wire.
  • Y (yellow) often (blue) is used, controls cooling unit (outdoor condensing unit) also is used for heat pump heat.
  • Y2 (no standardized wire color, usually whatever wire color is available) controls second stage cooling.
  • G (Green) controls the fan "on" operation of the furnace/air handler. Also often is used to start the blower for many electric furnaces.
  • C (common) most often brown but can also be black or other color available to installer.
  • O (orange) Energizes heat pump reversing valve for cooling (Trane and most other brands).
  • B (Blue) Energizes heat pump reversing valve for heating (Rheem, Ruud and Weatherking).

May 07, 2009 | Heating & Cooling

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Cold air and smell


replace the humidifier pad every season you may also want to install UV lights

Apr 02, 2009 | Aprilaire 550 Humidifier

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1997 Amana 2 or 2.5 ton heat pump, 13 seer - air handler only blows 4-5 min


do you have a totaline t-stat. they and some other brands have a fan recirculation setting in the installers menu.

this is assuming that this happens in addition to the heating or cooling normally

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