Question about Heating & Cooling

1 Answer

Air conditioner will only turn on or off by plugging or unplugging. None of the controls on the panel (on/off button, temperature control button, fan speed, timer) cause any change when pushed.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 1,515 Answers

Hi, this is a good sign that your main control board has failed. If you are unable to shut if off without unplugging it, or nothing happens when you press the controls, its most surely the board. That is all it can be. I hate to tell you this, but this is you're problem. If you can in any way remove the front at all to get to the board to see if you can get any numbers from it, that would be good. to change out this board, it will have to be exposed any way. I don't know how new this unit is, but you can take the name, model, & serial numbers and make some calls to appliance parts houses to try and locate one. If the price of the board is very expensive, I would compare the price to a new unit. Consider age and overall condition. If you decide to have it looked at, it will save you many $$$$ to take it out and into a shop yourself. If they come out, they may pull it anyway, and do that. I used to. This is about all I can say to you, but that I am sorry to tell you. Please keep me posted on what you decide and the outcome on the unit. Please be kind when rating me on helping you by giving you some direction to go. This would be very kind of you. Like I said let me know as I will be around here.
Sincerely,
Shastalaker7
A/C, Heating, & Refrigeration Contractor

Posted on Jul 06, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Why does it beep when plugged in?


as there are two control boards in ac units ( split systems) and one in a window unit
it could be the inside board ( they do not suffer power surges to well or vermin infestations at all )
before you waste more money I suggest that you get a technician in to determine the fault and if parts are readily available.

Jun 24, 2015 | LG LW1012ER 10,000 BTU Medium Window Air...

2 Answers

The display is only showing one out of the two digit temperature setting. How can I fit it?


window air conditioners are great for cooling a room and even to take the heat out of a house. I have done it for years now here in Florida and have central air but rarely run it like today it is about 90 and I have only one window unit running and it does a great job. When It goes out I will go to Wal-mart and spend about 150 buck and just buy a new unit, ( maybe less) get the 5000 btu if you can. What I am trying to say is don't bother fixing that unit, they are a throw away item.

May 29, 2015 | Frigidaire FAA068P7A Air Conditioner

1 Answer

Air fan turns on for few sec. then off


Good Afternoon Jonathan, thanks for your post!
From the information you have provided the fan on your Frigidaire air conditioner turns off after a few seconds of being on. This could be an issue with your fan motor or control panel. I would suggest performing a reset on your air conditioner. You can do that by unplugging the power cord and pressing the rest button. You should then hear a click and press the test button then plug the air conditioner back in. If that does not correct your issue you may need to have a technician out to your home to perform a proper diagnosis and repair. I hope this information is helpful to you. -Matt

May 28, 2015 | Frigidaire FFRA0811Q1 8,000 BTU Window...

1 Answer

Ac won't turn on after cleaning and E1 appears on control panel


E1, The e1 error code could mean multiple things. The most common fault with the unit is a stuck button on the access panel. Gently push each button in and out to ensure none of them are stuck. The panel may have malfunction due to moister. See that the unit is installed properly, and then leave it off for a few hours so the moister can dry up. if these two things dose not work then the temperature sensor could be bad. Heir 1-877-337-3639

Oct 01, 2014 | Haier 5200 BTU Window Air Conditioner...

1 Answer

Problem with ac window unit panel and remote will not work,pushed all bottons to work and just wont.Could it be the mother load panel?


Sounds like a control computer board problem. Some times unplugging and leaving it for about 30 seconds and plugging it back in can recover from the fault.

Jun 29, 2014 | Crosley CAE15ESR 15,000 BTU Window Air...

1 Answer

Aqualux Whirlpool Bath controls not responding


Unplug, every thing, take batteries out of remotes etc, remove power from all parts.I mean every parts. leave out for about a minute. reconnect all. try then

Dec 02, 2013 | Home

2 Answers

My power went out after the power came back on my air conditioner reads e1


E1 might be a stuck key on the keypad... they are sometimes flakey .. maybe water getting into the keypad ... at any rate the remote control usually still works .. eventually sometimes the key pad starts to work again (maybe when it dries out)

So, based on solutions from those other sites, I pulled off the front panel, turned it over and removed the 4 screws from the back of the control pad (not the six screws on the outer perimeter). I looked for a stuck button but did not find one. I just pushed all the buttons a few times in case one was stuck (as suggested on other sites) and that did it!

Hope helps.

Jun 11, 2011 | Haier ESA3109 WallWindow Air Conditioner

2 Answers

My a/c unit increased the temperature to 88F and will not allow me to change this temperature. It changed to this temperature on its own while it was in use. I have tried turning it on and off. Unplugging...


Good day,,,one thing i could say is that the thermostat / temperature control is not in good condition, althought it can produce one cool setting only, that's why it is always on 88 degs. permanently...you can ask your dealer for the covered life and maintenance warranrtty in order to solve that problem.

Jun 08, 2011 | Fedders Heating & Cooling

1 Answer

Our remote control will not work with our Dometic Model 57915 unit. It used to when you changed the temperature up or down you got a beep from the unit. When you push the on/off button, it used to beep...


The comfort control center requires 12 VDC . If a fuse blew that feeds 12 VDC to control box at ceiling for some reason in your panel when unplugged accidentally, that would cause the remote/wall and control box at ceiling not to communicate.

Jun 05, 2011 | Dometic Rooftop RV Air Conditioner

Not finding what you are looking for?
Heating & Cooling Logo

Related Topics:

12 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Heating & Cooling Experts

paulcarew

Level 3 Expert

2458 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

Donni Steen

Level 3 Expert

659 Answers

Are you a Heating and Cooling Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...