Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > HVAC

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 08-31-2010, 05:20 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Posts: 2
Share |
Default

Installing Hunter Programmable Thermo...Need help!


I have an old Trane thermostat and I'm looking to replace it with a Hunter programmable thermostat but I'm stuck at the wiring process. Below are some pictures of my old thermo still connected and the new thermo not connected. Can someone tell me which wires connect where? Thanks in advance.

Old:


New:

j3rman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-31-2010, 06:29 PM   #2
Retired from the grind
 
gregzoll's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Midwest - Central Illinois
Posts: 13,734
Default

Installing Hunter Programmable Thermo...Need help!


You need to return the Hunter POS, and get a Honeywell that is for Heat pumps, or even contact your HVAC contractor in your area, and get a White Rogers. What is wrong with the Trane Thermo, that you decided to replace it?

gregzoll is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-01-2010, 03:48 AM   #3
An old Tradesmen
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: PA
Posts: 24,416
Default

Installing Hunter Programmable Thermo...Need help!


You have a heat pump.

But that hunter(not worth its money stat) is not made for heat pumps.

Get a good Honeywell heat pump thermostat.
beenthere is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-01-2010, 07:39 AM   #4
Newbie
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Posts: 2
Default

Installing Hunter Programmable Thermo...Need help!


There is nothing wrong with the Trane. Just wanted to try to save some money by installing a programmable thermo. Thanks for the advise. Guess I will return this one and get the correct one.
j3rman is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Line Voltage Programmable Thermostat for Off-peak studhauler Electrical 4 05-11-2010 04:38 PM
Hunter Model 44860 Programmable Thermostat MarkRhea General DIY Discussions 2 04-05-2010 10:00 AM
Hooking up a hunter thermo from an analog carrier nelsonmay HVAC 5 09-29-2009 09:39 PM
Programmable thermostats, heat pumps and aux heat Crunkleton HVAC 3 04-21-2009 05:17 PM
installing wall box programmable timer rasta Electrical 8 11-12-2008 08:36 AM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.