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Thermostat set at 74, but air conditioner won't turnoff

I have my thermostat set at 74, but the air conditioner won't shutoff until it's below 70. Many times I have to manually shut it off? It would run for an hour or more. Does my Honeywell Thermostat need recaliberated?

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Need to reset the lever sensitivitie( behind the cover) to a lower setting.

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please check the condenser..it could be just dirty.

i hope i was able to solve ur problem..

pls rate me..

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