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My dog chewed up wiring on outside unit and i dont know where they hook up it is a 4 wire set up with red white blue and green

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B-Blue is cool as well
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R to R/Red to Red
G-G/Green to Green
Y-Y/Yellow to Yellow
W-W/White to White
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The 4 wire that we sell has red, white, blue, and green so our contractors wire it up by going blue to yellow.

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note: this unit may only need 24v control which is 2 wires from the inside unit and also 3 wires 2 hot 1 ground for line voltage.

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on the inside unit you have green, white, blue and red control wires.

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