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Old 07-09-2012, 09:45 PM   #1
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My Furnace is 75,000 BTUs. What would happen if I had a furnace installed that is 115,000 BTUs?

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Old 07-09-2012, 09:50 PM   #2
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Most likely it wouldn't heat your house very well. As it would lock out on its high limit temp because it requires a lot more air flow then your 75,000 BTU. And your duct work wasn't sized for a 115.000 BTU furnace.

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nothing good would happen......
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Why do you think you need 50% more heating in the home? Are you having trouble heating the home?
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