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Common 10-28-2009 07:29 PM

Compatability question (cooling unit to heat pump)
 
I currently have a goodman 2-ton cooling unit (CKL24-1L) that is a 2ton unit and want to switch to a goodman 13 seer 2-ton heat pump condenser (GSH130241). I have a goodman ARUF024-00A-1A air exchanger unit that the cooling unit goes through. Are these units compatible with one another? Do i need to get a thermal exchange valve to accomodate this change? Also, i need to get heat strips put in.

So in summary: are these three units all compatible with one another?

http://cgi.ebay.com/Goodman-10-Kilow...item2553ced870

and

http://www.amazon.com/Goodman-GSH130.../dp/B001CB8Q3Y

and

http://villa-villekulla.com/villa/cu...er%20Specs.pdf

Thanks in advance!

Plumber101 10-28-2009 07:56 PM

Yes they can be matched.

If you had opened the last attachment and crossed numbers your self you would have seen this

On a side note. IMHO Goodman is crap

Are you going to try and install this yourself or do you have help?

Home Air Direct 10-28-2009 08:44 PM

Beware, The Goodman AC unit you currently have is probably a 10 SEER. The Air Handler was produced with the same ARUF024 number as a 10 SEER designed unit, and then when the standards changed in 06, the ARUF024 number is still used, but the coil that it contains was altered to be 13 SEER compatible. I would have the serial number ran and have Goodman confirm.

I am skeptical that you have a match.

Good Luck


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