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Trying to locate a/c info on this serial number so i can deal with my apt. complex manager. Our electric bill is extremely high and i know 10 seer units are not used anymore. It seems they got a jumper on my unit causing it to run all day to keep up, but i cant find out.

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In some apartment complexes,where everbody is in one building it
is possible that you are cooling more than just your apartment. If you have ductwork try to follow it and see if it does not lead to a
entrance or a hallway.

If it is cooling your apartment and you cannot turn it off, tell him you
cannot control the temperature. If you have a breaker panel in your
apartment, locate it and find the breaker labeled AC and turn it off
for a day, if other people complain and you are told to turn your
breaker back on. Then I guess you are paying to help cool part
of your building

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Did you include the make and model information?
I only see your question worded this way:

I have found this model number on the side of the AC unit outside my house and I need to know the tonnage rating. I know it is only 10 seer but can\'t find this info on the tag.

Tell us more-- or go on line and do a search for the make and model-- Can you do that?

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