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When I keep my air condition on auto and it has ran then turns off when the temp. is reached it has began leaking

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Sound so simple< (dirty Filter) .This unit is trying to find air anywhere it can , even from the drain tube which sucks the water out the drain tube and hold it in the drain pan ,and when the unit shuts off, it dumps it ,. Anouther reason if this is an older unit (over 20 yrs. old) the pans were made of metal and could be rusting thru! (today, they're made of plastics) The a.c. supply house NOW has solvent you can pour in standin water guaranteed to seal leaking pans. Thank-you-very-much!

Posted on Aug 27, 2008

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Your unit needs cleaning.

when fan is running, it creates a vacuum that hold the water from spilling from your unit, then at auto, as the temperature is reached, the fan would stop and the vacuum that keeps the water from spilling would disappear and starts to leak water.

have ti clean....

that would eliminate your problem..

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When the air condition reaches the set temperature to cut off the blower motor keeps running and i have the thermostat set to auto on the settings.


check the operators manual but you will probably find that the fan will keep running so that the air in the room is circulated past the thermostat so that the temperature can be monitored and the compressor switched on when the temp reaches the upper limit

May 30, 2016 | Heating & Cooling

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Keeping your whole home cool with central air.


Sometimes it is difficult to keep your home cool in the hot summer months. Also, some areas of your home may still be hot where other areas are too cool. Try this method to keep your home cool evenly throughout. Before you get started make sure your furnace filter is new. This will allow for maximum air flow.

If your living space is a single floor plan:

  1. Turn the air conditioning on
  2. Switch the furnace fan from auto to on.
  3. Measure the temperature in each room.
  4. Close the vents by about half in the cooler rooms
  5. This will force more cool air into the warmer rooms.
  6. Keep adjusting the vents until all the rooms have the same temp.

If your living space is on more than one level:

  1. Turn on the air conditioning.
  2. Switch the furnace fan from auto to on.
  3. On the lowest level of the house close half of the vents that are the closest to the stairs.
  4. This will force more cool air to the top floor where it is usually hotter.
  5. Cool air will sink from the upper floors which will keep the area near the stairs cool.
  6. Measure the temperature in all the rooms.
  7. Keep adjusting the vents until you have a nice even temperature throughout the house.
I found that leaving the furnace fan on all the time will keep your home evenly cool and comfortable. You may have to replace your furnace filter once a month due to the increased air flow. It will be well worth it in a cooler, more comfortable, and more energy efficient home.

Take Care,

Eric

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Why does the unit keep on switching off after running for 2 minutes


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- select the temperature you want
- select the icicle icon for cool or thermometer icon for hot.
- select "auto" for your unit to cut in, or to cut off to keep your desired room temp.
For example - hot day 26 degrees and you want the temp in the room to drop to 19 degrees - the unit will shut off once it reaches 19 degrees if it is set to "Auto". Hope this gives you some clues to get it working. Please tick my this helped me box if my tips work. Good luck Gerri.

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Coleman evcon eg17a a/c unit cools but will not shut off once desired temp is reached how do i fix problem


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I have a Nordyne furnance when the temp is reached and the heat turns off the fan keeps running


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"I have a White Rodgers 1F78-151 thermostat and for some reason the system keeps shutting off every few minutes and never reaches my desired temperature i constantly have to set it to off than back to


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AC turn off before it reaches the desired temp


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