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Old 06-22-2004, 04:04 PM   #1
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Just installed new 90+ furnace and 2 1/2 ton, 14 SEER A/C. System does not pull enough moisture out. Humidity in house at 71% @ 75*F. Outside 48% @ 76*F. Same story at 85% and 80*F. What's the story? What's the fix?

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Old 06-22-2004, 04:05 PM   #2
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Pressure checked out fine.

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Old 07-07-2004, 06:39 PM   #3
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Sounds as if the 2 1/2 ton a/c Should have been Smaller. Too much cooling capacity will cause this exact problem.
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Old 07-10-2004, 02:40 AM   #4
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Did you have a load calculation done? If not chances are the equipment is too big as mentioned before.
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Old 08-17-2004, 04:22 PM   #5
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Previous 2 1/2 ton unit worked fine. New 2 1/2 ton, 14SEER seems to not remove humidity.
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Old 08-17-2004, 04:27 PM   #6
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Previous 2 1/2 ton needed longer run times due to being inefficient. Newer system is more efficient and less run time. Shoulda had a load calc done before you bought =( .

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