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Old 04-27-2014, 01:52 PM   #1
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At the end of last Summer I noticed some water coming out from under the furnace. I opened it up and saw that the drain hose was plugged up. I got a new hose and put in new 1" pvc, plus a pvc trap as I quickly learned that without a trap the hose sucked air into the furnace, thus, no draining. After installing the trap there was still a bit of water coming from under the furnace so I found out that the coil fins were a bit dirty. I cleaned them with two cans of cleaner but now wish to do it again before a/c season. What is a good product to use and what is the best procedure?

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Old 04-27-2014, 04:28 PM   #2
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Non rinse evap cleaner.


Best procedure varies with each coil, as they aren't all installed the same.

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Old 05-21-2014, 01:04 AM   #3
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Its call: form Evap cleaner you can check with your heating cooling contractor
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