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  1. HVAC
    So, I've been searching online for a solution to this issue for a while, but i haven't found anything super solid. I have a small two story home, about 1700 square feet. The main floor consists of the garage, which is not heated, and the kitchen / family room with a half bath. All three...
  2. Automotive Repairs
    Hello, I am posting this question on behalf of my mother, regarding a 1994 Mazda Miata that she only drives once a week for short errands. The neighbor advised that she idle/run the engine for ten to fifteen minutes every few days to improve the health of the car. Lately she noticed the hood...
  3. HVAC
    I woke up to a hazy smoke filling my house one night, when i walked up to the Cabinet for this thing, I could feel the intense heat coming off of it. while fooling around with this thing I discovered that when the thermostat was switched to A/C and running everything seemed fine. as soon as the...
  4. HVAC
    Hello, My old condenser fan motor stopped working so I replaced it and now the new motor overheats and stops running at 10 minutes. The old one was a GR 1/5 hp 1075rpm 1.2 amps. I replaced it with a century motor that is wired to be 1/5 hp 1075 rpms and 1.8 amps. could it be the amp...
  5. HVAC
    Hi All, I've got a problem with my RUUD Achiever Series Super Quiet 80 furnace (model# UGPN-10EAMER) that was installed in 2007 (according to the tag). The burners shut off before the house reaches the temperature set on the thermostat. I get an error code of 3 flashes "High limit or auxiliary...
  6. HVAC
    Hi there, thanks for reading this thread. We have a 15 years old Day&Night gas furnace that has been working fine until now. For some reasons over the past two weeks, the unit (furnace) became so hot that it would just shut down by itself, which we will have to then go to the basement and...
  7. Plumbing
    I have searched all through the plumbing/hot water heater post on this site and could not find my problem. which is i have a GE hot water heater that has 2 heating elements and of course 2 thermostats. A few days ago i noticed that water was coming out around the pop off valve which is on top of...
  8. Automotive Repairs
    i have a 2000 ford ranger with a 3.0 v6. started running hot so i checked the coolant there was none in the tank so i added some. it still runs hot and after driving for a little i can hear the coolant boiling and eventually boiling over. no apparent leaks that i have noticed any suggestions??
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