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chicago illinois 10-23-2005 12:06 AM

Too cold to get burned...
 
:eek: I just had two power vents installed by the roofers. One of them nmentioned that they tripped a circuit. I think they have damaged the wiring ehrn they yanked the old power vent out.

Hhow can I test that the power vent works without waiting till summer? The thermostat has a low of 60 and high of 110 degrees.

MinConst 10-23-2005 10:25 PM

I don't kow if this possible in your situation but how about a heat gun?

Mike Swearingen 10-24-2005 01:44 AM

A heat gun or heat lamp near the tstat should turn them on. If it trips the breaker, trace the wiring to find the problem and repair it.
Good luck!
Mike

chicago illinois 10-24-2005 05:48 PM

thank you one and all...i held a hair dryer to the thermostat and het presto it works...thanks.


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