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Does my Heil air handler have a air filter or just coils??

It is located in a very tight attic and i do not think it has been cleaned or air filer replaced. THANKS

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The Air filter should be located under a grid in the ceiling somewhere in the house. That is where the air in taken and returned after it passes thru the air handler in the attic. There has to be an access to the attic in order to service the air handler if needed. That is Code. Your system, I presume, is a "split system" with the condensing unit outside and he air handler in the attic...

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