Fending Off the Winter's Chill

September 13, 2010
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In addition to the 2010 Residential Heating Showcase product grid (see the PDF link at the bottom of this article), The NEWS is spotlighting the industry’s latest residential heating products in the following photo feature. The manufacturers provided us with the brief descriptions of features included with each product. For more information, please contact the manufacturers or their distributors.



AirEase

Model: A802V 80 percent variable-speed furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 17 to 24 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Five fault code recall; external drain trap with cleanout port; slide-out blower; operational with heating compartment door off; access to the flame sensor and igniter with forward-facing fasteners; two-piece door design for access to components.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, service/troubleshooting information, installation instructions, parts finder/lookup tools, Contractornet website, spec sheets, training CDs.

Noise-reduction features: Variable-speed motor, multistage heating, enclosed burner, fully sealed service doors, insulated blower compartment.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: This 33-inch-tall furnace features a stainless steel clamshell primary heat exchanger.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts. Lifetime heat exchanger (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4000; www.airease.com.

eProduct 160

Model: A951A 95-percent efficient furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 17-24 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Five fault code recall, external drain trap with cleanout port, slide-out blower, operational with heating compartment door off, access to the flame sensor and igniter with forward-facing fasteners, two-piece door design for access to components.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, service/ troubleshooting information, installation instructions, parts finder/lookup tools, Contractornet website, spec sheets, training CDs.

Noise-reduction features: Fully sealed service doors.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.
Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts. Lifetime heat exchanger (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4000; www.airease.com.

eProduct 161

Aire-Flo

Model: CG95 gas furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 18 to 21 (width) by 44 (height)

Serviceability features: Slide-out blower for service or cleaning. Control board contains self-diagnostics to simplify service and troubleshooting. Tool-less service access.

Technical support: Available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Central, at 800-982-2333.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, parts lists, and user and installation manuals available through technical service or online.

Noise-reduction features: Fully insulated heat exchange compartment, solid base.

IAQ equipment supported: With both an EAC and humidifier control outputs, this furnace is ready to interface and control most traditional IAQ accessories.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.
Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Providing a tax incentive-qualifying furnace product at 95 percent AFUE to round out the product line. High-efficiency heating and cooling solutions provide affordable comfort to both dealers and consumers.

Warranty information: Standard five-year parts. Standard limited 20-year heat exchanger. Extended parts warranty available with registration.

Special installation requirements: Easier to install product. Standard left gas and electrical field convertible to right side. Factory-installed trap ready for left or right drain connections - relocate for horizontal installations.

Contact: Aire-Flo Heating and Cooling, 800-982-2333; www.aireflo-hvac.com.

eProduct 162

Amana

Model: APG15 package gas/electric unit

Footprint (inches): 51 (length) by 47 (width) by 42 (height)

Serviceability features: Convenient service access panels; all blower operation and safety circuits complete with self-diagnostics; loss-of-charge protection and high-pressure switch; bottom 2-inch-high base rail for handling.
Technical support: Available from brand distributors or via the factory at 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: Available from brand distributors or electronically at the Partner Link section of the website.

Noise-reduction features: Factory-installed compressor sound blanket, insulated interior cabinet, EEM blower motor.

IAQ equipment supported: This unit is compatible with all associated IAQ components and systems.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.
Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Unique, dual-diameter, tubular stainless-steel heat exchanger; direct spark ignition system; microprocessor-based control for entire ignition sequence.

Warranty information: Lifetime heat exchanger limited, lifetime compressor limited, 10-year parts limited.

Special installation requirements: One roof curb fits all units, bottom 2-inch-high base rails; all models fit in a standard-size pick-up truck bed.

Contact: Goodman Co., L.P., 713-861-2500; www.amana-hac.com.

eProduct 163

Model: ASZC18 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 35 (length) by 35 (width) by 38 (height)

Serviceability features: Single-panel access to controls, top and side maintenance access. ComfortAlert diagnostics. Diagnostic indicator lights and storage of six fault codes. Compatible with the ComfortNet communicating system. Factory-installed filter-drier.

Technical support: Available from brand distributors or via factory at 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: All technical support documents are available from distributors or electronically at the Partner Link online.

Noise-reduction features: Sound-control top design, high-density foam compressor sound blanket, two-stage scroll compressor.

IAQ equipment supported: This unit is compatible with all IAQ components and systems.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.
Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: When installed as part of a ComfortNet communicating system, this unit is automatically configured to the thermostat and indoor unit. The ASZC18 heat pump uses R-410A. It also contains a two-stage, high-efficiency scroll compressor and arrives fully charged for 15 feet of tubing length.

Warranty information: Lifetime unit replacement limited, 10-year parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Goodman Co., L.P., 713-861-2500; www.amana-hac.com.

eProduct 164

American Standard Heating and Air Conditioning

Model: 4A6B4 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 34 (length) by 37 (width) by 33 to 45 (height)

Serviceability features: Easy-Sess™ cabinet, service access, and refrigerant connections with full coil protection. Quick-start kit is factory installed on select models.

Technical support: Dedicated local technical support.

Technical support materials: The intranet site for independent dealers and distributors allows quick access to the most current support materials, including catalog pages, installer guides, service facts, dealer sheets, product data, submittals, and owners’ manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Optional accessories available.

IAQ equipment supported: When installed as part of a complete system, this heat pump can be matched with the AccuClean™ whole-home air filtration system to remove up to 99.98 percent of particles and allergens from filtered indoor air.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The American Standard 14 option, with high-efficiency system combinations, qualifies for the energy tax credit. Featuring a Duration™ compressor and Spine Fin™ coil, these easier-to-install units are suitable for new construction and replacement projects, and they’re engineered to exceed government standards for durability and efficiency.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited compressor, five-year limited outdoor coil, and five-year limited internal functional parts. If the product is not registered within 60 days of installation, base limited warranty terms will apply; see website for terms. Optional extended warranties are available. Warranties are for residential use only, some exclusions may apply.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: American Standard Heating and Air Conditioning, 903-581-3200; www.americanstandardair.com.

eProduct 165

Model: Freedom® 95 Comfort-R™ variable-speed modulating communicating furnace, AUHM upflow/ADHM downflow

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 18 to 25 (width) by 40 (height)

Serviceability features: AccuLink™ communicating capability enables system to communicate its status and settings to the control with service diagnostic faults reported at the user interface. Simplified, three-wire connection to the Comfort Control enables faster, easier installation; 24-V capability allows installation with noncommunicating outdoor, zoning, and any thermostat.

Technical support: Dedicated local technical support.

Technical support materials: The intranet site for independent dealers and distributors allows quicker access to the current support materials, including catalog pages, installer guides, service facts, dealer sheets, product data, submittals, and owners’ manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Steel insulated cabinet holds more heat in the furnace, ensuring greater durability and reduced operating sound levels. Sound-insulated blower compartment helps ensure quiet blower operation.

IAQ equipment supported: When installed as part of a complete system, the furnace can be matched with the AccuClean™ whole-home air filtration system to remove up to 99.98 percent of unwanted particles and allergens from filtered indoor air.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats. A 900 Series Comfort Control is required for communicating capability. Telephone Access Module (TAM) required for remote system monitoring.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Fully modulating furnace features real-time modulation, and operates 40-100 percent with 1 percent demand increments. Operation minimizes temperature swings and prevents temperature overshooting, providing better comfort and quick heating for the homeowner; 24-V capability with modulation allows installation with noncommunicating outdoor, zoning, and thermostat.

Warranty information: Lifetime limited heat exchanger and 10-year limited on internal functional parts with registration. If product is not registered within 60 days of installation, base limited warranty terms will apply. Visit website for terms. Optional extended warranties available. Warranties are for residential use only, some exclusions may apply.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: American Standard Heating and Air Conditioning, 903-581-3200; www.americanstandardair.com.

eProduct 166

Arcoaire

Model: DLX 95 gas furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 19 to 25 (width) by 40 (height)

Serviceability features: Control board mounting plate is modified for access while servicing. The furnace comes with a troubleshooting LED fault indicator that diagnoses practically all system-related malfunctions, and it’s easier to view through a sight glass in the blower door. Conventional gas valves are standard for replacement and troubleshooting.

Technical support: A network of factory-trained Technical Service Advisors (TSAs) on staff at local distributors provide technical assistance, troubleshooting at the local level.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online includes spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals. Technical support materials are also available from local distributors.

Noise-reduction features: Solid doors provide a sealed vestibule compartment for quieter operation. The one-piece steel cabinet is thermal lined for added sound protection.

IAQ equipment supported: Predrilled accessory holes and convenient wiring hook-ups make it easier to add humidifiers, EACs, and other accessories.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Furnace is equipped with silicon nitride igniters. All DLX 95 gas furnaces installed during 2009-10 qualify for the U.S. tax credit allowed under Section 25C of the Internal Revenue Code, when installed in upflow and downflow orientations. Some horizontal installations may not qualify; see IRS guidelines and your sales representative for details.

Warranty information: One-year No Hassle Replacement™ limited; lifetime limited heat exchangers; 10-year parts limited with timely registration (restrictions apply; see certificate for details).

Special installation requirements: Shipped as natural gas in upflow configuration, with all parts included for downflow, horizontal-left and right, with no need for accessory conversion kits. LP gas kits available.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.goarcoaire.com.

eProduct 167

Model: IIS 80 gas furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 14 to 25 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Furnace features a built-in electronic diagnostic system; innovative knobs for door removal and secure attachment; four-position installation; three-position vent elbow capability; through-the-casing flue pipe for counterflow applications; slide-out blower assembly.

Technical support: A network of factory-trained Technical Service Advisors (TSAs) on staff at local distributors provide technical assistance, troubleshooting at the local level.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online includes spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals. Technical support materials are also available from local distributors.

Noise-reduction features: The fully insulated cabinet and an insulated blower compartment provide added sound protection. Two-stage heating allows the furnace to operate on quieter low-fire, unless the thermostat calls for high fire. Key components sit on soft-mount rubber grommets that absorb sound and vibration for quieter operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Convenient wiring hook-ups make it easier to add humidifiers, EACs, and other accessories.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Furnace features two-stage operation in heating and cooling modes. New design features knobs for door removal; a thinner, lighter, single-door panel; and new-design LED sight glass that makes diagnostic fault codes easier to read.

Warranty information: Five-year No Hassle Replacement™ limited; 20-year limited heat exchangers; 10-year parts limited with timely registration (restrictions apply; see warranty certificate for details).

Special installation requirements: Shipped as natural gas in upflow configuration, with all parts included for downflow, horizontal-left and right, with no need for accessory conversion kits. LP gas kits available. Meets California standards for low-NOx emissions.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.goarcoaire.com.

eProduct 168

Armstrong Air

Model: A951S 95 percent stainless furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 17-24 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Five fault code recall; external drain trap with clean-out port; slide-out blower; operational with heating compartment door off; access to the flame sensor and igniter with forward-facing fasteners; two-piece door design for access to components.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, service/troubleshooting information, installation instructions, parts finder/lookup tools, Contractornet website, spec sheets, training CDs.

Noise-reduction features: Fully sealed service doors.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The furnace has a stainless steel clamshell primary heat exchanger.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts. Lifetime heat exchanger (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4000; www. armstrongair.com.

eProduct 169

Model: A96MV 96 percent modulating furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 18 to 24 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Ten fault code recall; external drain trap with clean-out port; slide-out blower; operational with heating compartment door off; access to the flame sensor and igniter with forward-facing fasteners; two-piece door design for access to components.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, service/troubleshooting information, installation instructions, parts finder/lookup tools, Contractornet website, spec sheets, training CDs.

Noise-reduction features: Variable-speed motor, multistage heating, enclosed burner, fully sealed service doors, and insulated blower compartment.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The furnace has a stainless steel clamshell primary heat exchanger.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts. Lifetime heat exchanger (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4000; www. armstrongair.com.

eProduct 170

Bard

Model: Geo-Trio geothermal heat pump

Footprint (inches): Varies.

Serviceability features: Multiposition system, suitable for upflow, downflow, horizontal left or right, split and dual-fuel configurations. Step capacity, two-stage scroll compressor, R-410A, variable-speed ECM motor, domestic hot water heat exchanger system, high- and low-pressure switches standard, insulated high-efficiency coaxial water coil. All water and refrigerant connections on outside of cabinet for ease of installation. Energy Star certified.

Technical support: Available through local distribution network.

Technical support materials: Service parts guides, wiring diagrams, installation manuals (printed and digital), website.

Noise-reduction features: Compressor/service compartment insulated to reduce noise levels, variable-speed ECM blower motor, and step-capacity two-stage compressor with double-isolation mounting system designed for quieter operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with field-installed EAC or high-efficiency, media-type filters through installing dealer.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Three separate sections (A-coil, blower coil and compressor) are each self contained, allowing for multiple configurations (upflow, downflow, horizontal left or right, as split system, and dual fuel). Fewer SKUs with more product offerings.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts, 10-year compressor standard. If registered, 10-year all parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Bard Manufacturing Co., 419-636-1194; www.bardhvac.com.

eProduct 171

Model: GeoTec geothermal heat pump

Footprint (inches): 26 to 27 (length) by 27 to 32 (width) by 48 to 55 (height)

Serviceability features: Features two-stage, step-capacity scroll compressor, R-410A, and variable-speed ECM motor for better efficiencies and quieter performance. Left- or right-side water connections outside of cabinet, left- or right-hand access to control panel, slide-in electric heat packages, and simplified wiring and troubleshooting.

Technical support: Service provided through distribution network. In-house and field training available.

Technical support materials: Service parts guides, wiring diagrams, installation manuals, website.

Noise-reduction features: Copeland scroll step-capacity compressor, variable-speed ECM blower motor designed for soft start-up, compressor/service compartment insulated to reduce sound levels.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with field-installed EAC or high-efficiency media-type filters through installing dealers.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Suitable for ground-water or ground-loop applications. Features multicapacity two-stage compressor, variable-speed ECM blower motor, R-410A, Energy Star certified, built-in domestic hot water heat exchanger.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts, 10-year compressor.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Bard Manufacturing Co., 419-636-1194; www.bardhvac.com.

eProduct 172

Broan

Model: FG7TC 95.1 furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 14 to 25 (width) by 35 (height)

Serviceability features: Low height makes this furnace easier to apply in low-ceiling applications and works well with taller, high-SEER coils. Diagnostic lights provide troubleshooting without counting flashes. A color-coded wire harness is designed to fit the components, all with quick-connect fittings for ease of service and replacement.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central. Technical literature via dealer website.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, replacement parts lists, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: Sealed and insulated blower compartment and sealed vestibule for quiet operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Variable-speed blower reduces start-up noise and provides a more uniform mix of air throughout the home.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The iSEER technology gives up to 1 SEER point efficiency gain in cooling when matched with a 13- or 14-SEER outdoor unit. All furnaces are 100 percent fired and tested on the manufacturing line. “We include the best packaging in the industry with a unique corner post design to assure product arrives dent-free to the homeowner,” the company said.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year all parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace entire unit if heat exchanger fails.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7300; www.broanhvac.net.

eProduct 173

Model: Q5RF package heat pump

Footprint (inches): 49 (length) by 35 (width) by 30 (height)

Serviceability features: Service valves are easily accessible and simplify servicing of the refrigeration system. Access panels are provided to all major components and the compressor. Zero-inch clearance to combustibles on duct side of unit allows for installations in tight areas. Easier access to evaporator for cleaning and general maintenance.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central. Technical literature via website.

Technical support materials: Technical specs, wiring diagrams, replacement parts lists, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: Compressor sound blanket is standard. Swept-wing fan blade, combined with custom venturi condenser fan, contribute to low vibration and quiet operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The unit’s small footprint makes it easier to install and service. This heat pump provides quiet, efficient operation with two stages of heating and cooling, and qualifies for the federal tax credit.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year all parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace entire unit if compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7300; www.broanhvac.net.

eProduct 174

Bryant Heating and Cooling Systems

Model: Evolution system heat pumps, 289B and 286B

Footprint (inches): 35 (length) by 35 (width) by 40 (height)

Serviceability features: Balanced refrigeration system for maximum reliability, including internal pressure relief valve, internal thermal overload, high-pressure switch, loss of charge switch, filter-drier, and crankcase heater standard. Louvered coil guard provides added system protection. The Evolution control displays the last 10 system faults in readable text from the display, or via computer when accessed remotely in combination with the System Access Module (SAM) sold separately.

Technical support: Contact distributor for local installation and service support, or call the Solution Center at 800-994-7237.

Technical support materials: Installation instructions, product data, warranty card, accessory and kit data, owner’s manual.

Noise-reduction features: Compressor sound blanket standard; ball bearing, electronically commutated, brushless DC fan motor; sound levels as low as 66 dB.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with the Perfect Air purifier and additional IAQ products. Perfect Humidity feature available when matched with Evolution and Preferred Series fancoils.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Evolution Series heat pumps with Puron® refrigerant incorporate a new cabinet design that allows them to be physically smaller, achieve higher SEER and HSPF ratings, and makes them eligible for federal tax credits across all sizes. Combined with the Evolution System, these heat pumps provide excellent comfort, efficiency, and ease of installation using a four-wire, color-coded wiring system.

Warranty information: For owner-occupied, residential applications, 10-year limited to original purchaser on compressor and parts upon timely registration; otherwise five years. Extended warranty information available upon request.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Bryant Heating and Cooling Systems, 317-243-0851; www.bryant.com.

eProduct 175

Model: Preferred™ Series Plus™ 95i 355BAV furnace

Footprint (inches): 27 (length) by 18 to 25 (width) by 40 (height)

Serviceability features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Technical support: Support provided through a national network of distributors.

Technical support materials: Installation and startup instructions, troubleshooting guide, critical parts list, wiring diagram.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Additional features: Modern technology provides the Plus 95i design with great reliability, high efficiency, and quiet operation. Efficiencies are above 95 percent AFUE. The Model 355BAV Plus 95i condensing gas furnace incorporates our patented Perfect Heat Control, which interacts with a two-stage gas valve, variable-speed inducer motor, and a variable-speed blower motor, allowing the model to adjust combustion air, firing rate, and airflow to maintain peak efficiency throughout the operating cycle.

Warranty information: Ten years with timely product registration.

Special installation requirements: Must be installed as a two-pipe, direct-vent furnace and in upflow orientation only.

Contact: Bryant, 317-243-0851; www.bryant.com.

eProduct 176

Carrier

Model: Performance™ 96 Model 58UVB furnace

Footprint (inches): 27 (length) by 18 to 25 (width) by 40 (height)

Serviceability features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Technical support: Available throughout distribution network across U.S. and Canada.

Technical support materials: Product data digest, installation, service and troubleshooting guide, wiring diagram, critical parts list.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Performance 96 with Comfort Heat technology achieves comfort and efficiency, with up to 95 percent AFUE. Efficient performance is enhanced through the variable-speed design. To maintain appropriate comfort, the technology automatically adjusts the heating level, maximizing the use of low heating levels that produce near-silent operation while matching the heating needs. This unit is designed to keep the indoor temperature within 1°F of the thermostat setpoint.

Warranty information: Ten years with timely registration.

Special installation requirements: Available in five heat/airflow combinations. The unit has an upflow-only design. It can be installed as a direct-vent, two-pipe only and is not approved for installation in mobile homes, recreational vehicles, or outdoor use.

Contact: Carrier Corp., 317-243-0851; www.residential.carrier.com.

eProduct 177

Century

Model: GeoMax2 Model HTH geothermal heat pump

Footprint (inches): 62 to 81 (length) by 22 to 25 (width) by 21 (height)

Serviceability features: Removable panels on three sides allow access to components. Service valves are built in and CMX control with LED status light has memory feature to simplify diagnostics. Blower inlet ring can be removed for easier access to fan and motor. Performance monitoring system signals a potential problem before a lockout can occur so service can be scheduled.

Technical support: Available weekdays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern, at 517-787-2100.

Technical support materials: Engineering design guide, IOM, and parts list available on the website or by e-mail from customer service.

Noise-reduction features: Special compressor and motor mountings reduce vibration and any related sound; flexible torsion motor mounting further reduces vibration. Compressor compartment is insulated, and compressor and air handler compartments are separated by an insulated divider. A discharge muffler on the compressor reduces inherent compressor pulse noise.

IAQ equipment supported: Comes with large, 1-inch disposable filter, designed to be easily changed as needed.

Thermostat compatibility: Two-stage thermostat recommended.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Two stage design runs at 67 percent capacity most of the time to reach part-capacity EER as high as 31.5, shifting to 100 percent capacity when there’s a demand. ECM blower motor adapts automatically to system demand, overcoming ductwork static pressure (even poor duct design) to maximize airflow. Comes with domestic hot water generator with built-in pump.

Warranty information: Limited 12-year compressor, six-year parts (some limitations apply, see printed warranty on website for details). Extended service agreement available through AssurancePlus program.

Special installation requirements: Geothermal piping field required; installation can be ground water or ground loop. Extended operating range of 20° to 120°F entering water temperature makes units suitable for nearly all applications and climates. Free LoopLogix software available to help design loop field, determine capacity, and build bill of materials.

Contact: Century, 517-787-2100; www.century-hvac.com.

eProduct 178

Model: GLDB Series downflow/horizontal furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 18-25 (width) by 34 (height)

Serviceability features: Front panels are removed using thumb screws to access components. Controls are integrated into one board, which incorporates onboard diagnostics including flame sensor, lockout retry, and self-healing cycle. Designed for addition of options such as EAC and humidifier.

Technical support: Available at 517-787-2100, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern, weekdays.

Technical support materials: Installation, operation, and maintenance manual, and service manual, available on website or by e-mail.

Noise-reduction features: Draft inducer, slow-opening gas valve, electronic ignition, in-shot burners, and insulated blower compartment.

IAQ equipment supported: Molded, permanent filter is easily accessed, and can be cleaned by vacuuming and washing with water and detergent to remove dirt and maintain proper airflow.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Two heat exchangers, including patented design of primary heat exchanger, make the unit efficient. The furnaces are appropriate for renovations and replacements, as well as new construction. Four-speed direct-drive blower has no belts/pulleys to wear out. The 95 percent AFUE qualifies for federal tax credits.

Warranty information: Limited lifetime heat exchangers; limited 12-year other parts. (Some restrictions apply; see website for details.) Extended service agreements available through AssurancePlus program.

Special installation requirements: Furnaces shipped in downflow configuration, can be converted to horizontal left-hand airflow. Units come assembled and prewired; integrated control board simplifies hook-ups. IOM manual gives detailed installation instructions.

Contact: Century, 517-787-2100; www.century-hvac.com.

eProduct 179

ClimateMaster

Model: Tranquility TTP/TAH split system

Footprint (inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Large, removable access panels provide an open service-friendly work area. Control box provides access to all internal components. Factory-installed liquid line filter-drier. Bi-directional thermal expansion valve. CXM control features status lights with memory for diagnostics. High- and low-pressure service ports on refrigerant circuit. Accurate refrigerant-sensing low-temperature protection. The UPS (Unit Performance Sentinel) feature provides early warning of inefficient operating conditions before unit shutdown occurs.

Technical support: Contact a distributor for more information or call 800-299-9747.

Technical support materials: Materials are available at www.cmdealernet.com.

Noise-reduction features: This system comes with dual-level compressor isolation for ultra-quiet operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Less than 2 percent air leakage; dehumidification mode for high latent cooling when matched with ATP32UO4 thermostat; 1- or 2-inch compatible filter base.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: This series has among the highest efficiency ratings when matched with a Tranquility air handler. The system connects to new or existing fossil fuel and electric furnaces. Designed for the replacement market, the unit has quiet outdoor installations with weather- and sound-insulated cabinets. Includes built-in earth-loop circulating pump, flushing valves, expansion tank, and hose kit for ground-loop connection.

Warranty information: Standard 10-year limited all parts with a five-year labor allowance. Optional extended five-year limited labor allowance available.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: ClimateMaster Inc., 405-745-6000; www.climatemaster.com.

eProduct 180

Coleman

Model: LX Series 97 percent modulating gas-fired multiposition furnace; Model TM9M

Footprint (inches): 30 (length) by 18 to 25 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: The compact, four-position unit fits in tight spaces. Quarter-turn knobs provide door removal and access to wiring. A fully supported blower assembly provides access and blower removal. No external condensate trap is required, and a see-through condensate pan gives visual indication that the unit is operating correctly.

Technical support: The first level of support is provided by the distributor. Factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378 (877-UPG-SERV) 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Support documents include a technical guide, submittal data sheet, guide specs, installation instructions, user’s manual, and a parts list (available online or by request).

Noise-reduction features: The unit features quiet operation of the inducer and burner due to modulating operation in 100 stages. An insulated blower compartment helps ensure quiet operation of the blower.

IAQ equipment supported: The unit features timed-on, adjustable-off blower capabilities for comfort. External air filters offer flexibility in meeting IAQ needs, and the unit is compatible with all Coleman premium IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible thermostat controls are available through accessory sourcing. Standard single-stage thermostats provide full modulating operation; there is no need for two-stage or modulating thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: This modulating furnace with a PSC motor achieves 97 percent AFUE with modulating control adjusting in 100 stages, from 35- to 100-percent input. Nearly constant temperature rise and low noise provides comfort. A self-priming internal condensate trap and see-through condensate pan provide visual proof of proper operation.

Warranty information: Lifetime heat exchanger (10 years in commercial applications) and standard five-year parts. An extended 10-year limited parts applies when the furnace is registered online within 90 days of purchase for replacement, or closing for new home construction.

Special installation requirements: The smaller cabinet, four- way multiposition convertible design, no knockouts, no external condensate drain trap, see-through condensate pan, quarter-turn door knobs, fully supported blower, and 5 tons of airflow through one side return, make this unit easier to install in replacement or new construction applications.

Contact: Johnson Controls, 414-524-4338; www.colemanhvacdealer.com.

eProduct 181

Comfort-Aire

Model: GLUB Series furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 18 to 21 (width) by 34 (height)

Serviceability features: Front panels are held in place by easily removed thumb screws; all components are readily accessed. Controls are integrated into one board that incorporates onboard diagnostics including flame sensor, lockout retry, and self-healing cycle, and it allows the addition of options such as humidifier and EAC.

Technical support: Available at 517-787-2100, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern, weekdays.

Technical support materials: Comprehensive installation, operation, and maintenance manual, plus service manual, available on website or by e-mail.

Noise-reduction features: Draft inducer, slow-opening gas valve, electronic ignition, and in-shot burners all contribute to quiet combustion. Four-speed, direct-drive blower designed for quiet operation; blower compartment is insulated.

IAQ equipment supported: Easily accessed molded, permanent filters can be vacuumed and washed with water and detergent to remove dirt and contaminants, in order to maintain proper airflow.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Two heat exchangers, including patented design of primary heat exchanger, make unit exceptionally efficient. Units are appropriate for renovations and replacements as well as new construction. Shutter-free design of in-shot burner requires no adjustments to regulate gas/air mix. Direct-drive blower has no belts or pulleys to wear out.

Warranty information: Limited lifetime heat exchangers; limited 12-year other parts. (Some restrictions apply, see website for warranty details.) Extended service agreements available through AssurancePlus program.

Special installation requirements: Units come assembled and prewired; integrated control board simplifies hook-ups. Compact cabinet is easier to load-unload on van or truck, and fits through most doorways and hallways. IOM manual gives detailed installation instructions.

Contact: Comfort-Aire, 517-780-2100; www.comfort-aire.com.

eProduct 182

Model: MGD Series manufactured home gas furnace

Footprint (inches): 25 (length) by 20 (width) by 78 (height)

Serviceability features: Top-louvered panel and bottom front panel are removed for access to components. Integrated control board includes diagnostic light; flashing pattern indicates problem requiring service.

Technical support: Available at 517-787-2100, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern, weekdays.

Technical support materials: Installation/operation/maintenance manual, technical manual, and owner’s manual are available on the website or by e-mail.

Noise-reduction features: Cabinet is fully insulated to operate quietly and minimize heat loss; electronic ignition system is quiet.

IAQ equipment supported: Twin disposable air filters clean the air effectively and are readily available - replacement recommended every three months.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Four-way duct connector provides alignment flexibility and helps ensure a leak-free gasketed connection to supply ducts. Sealed combustion system uses no indoor air, and combustion blower is unaffected by outside conditions. Hot surface ignition system doesn’t use standing pilot. Monoport burner uses stainless steel and sintered metal.

Warranty information: Five-year mechanical parts, 10-year heat exchanger (some limitations apply, see website for printed warranty).

Special installation requirements: Must be installed with RJF roof jack for flat roof or RJS roof jack for sloped roof and related accessories. Do not use existing roof jack/flue components. Can be installed with zero clearance on sides and back.

Contact: Comfort-Aire, 517-787-2100; www.comfort-aire.com.

eProduct 183

Comfortmaker

Model: PGS4 package gas/electric unit

Footprint (inches): 33 to 44 (length) by 48 (width) by 40 to 54 (height)

Serviceability features: Three separate service panels, clearly marked with embossed symbols, offer access to the compressor, blower compartment, and control box. Service technicians can keep the unit on while running diagnostics, since they can have one panel open with others closed.

Technical support: A network of factory-trained Technical Service Advisors (TSAs) on staff at local distributors provide technical assistance, troubleshooting at the local level.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals. Materials are also available from local distributors.

Noise-reduction features: Quieter operation is a result of additional stability provided by newly designed, formed top panel.

IAQ equipment supported: Dehumidification cooling speed standard on control board. Internal filter kits available as accessories.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Eligible for the 2009-10 U.S. tax credit allowed under Section 25C of the Internal Revenue Code. Full-perimeter steel base rails give units extra stability for loading and transporting. High-efficiency ECM blower motor delivers efficient airflow. Stainless steel heat exchanger. Hail guard standard. Compact units fit in bed of standard pick-up truck.

Warranty information: Five-year No Hassle Replacement™ limited; lifetime limited heat exchangers; 10-year parts limited including compressor and coils with timely registration (restrictions apply; see warranty certificate for details).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.gocomfortmaker.com.

eProduct 184

Model: SoftSound™ XS 80 gas furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 14 to 25 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Furnace features a built-in electronic diagnostic system; innovative knobs for door removal and secure attachment; four-position installation; three position vent elbow capability; through-the-casing flue pipe for counterflow applications; and slide-out blower assembly.

Technical support: A network of factory-trained Technical Service Advisors (TSAs) on staff at local distributors provide technical assistance, troubleshooting at the local level.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals. Materials are also available from local distributors.

Noise-reduction features: The fully insulated cabinet and an insulated blower compartment provide added sound protection. Key components sit on soft-mount rubber grommets that absorb sound and vibration.

IAQ equipment supported: Convenient wiring hook-ups make it easier to add humidifiers, EACs, and other accessories.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Furnace features a high-efficiency ECM blower motor and is compatible with two-stage cooling units. New design features knobs for door removal; a thinner, lighter, single-door panel; and new-design LED sight glass makes diagnostic fault codes easier to read.

Warranty information: One-year No Hassle Replacement™ limited; 20-year limited heat exchangers; 10-year parts limited with timely registration (restrictions apply; see warranty certificate for details).

Special installation requirements: Shipped as natural gas in upflow configuration, with all parts included for downflow, horizontal-left and right with no need for accessory conversion kits. Low-NOx models are available. LP gas kits available.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.gocomfortmaker.com.

eProduct 185

Concord

Model: Value 80 - 80G1 furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 14 to 24 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Five fault code recall; external drain trap with clean-out port; slide-out blower; operational with heating compartment door off; access to the flame sensor and igniter with forward-facing fasteners; two-piece door design for access to components.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, service/troubleshooting information, installation instructions, parts finder/lookup tools, Contractornet website, spec sheets, training CDs.

Noise-reduction features: Fully sealed service doors.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts, lifetime heat exchanger (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4000; www.concord-air.com.

eProduct 186

Model: Value variable-speed 80 - 80G2V furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 14 to 21 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Five fault code recall; external drain trap with clean-out port; slide-out blower; operational with heating compartment door off; access to the flame sensor and igniter with forward-facing fasteners; two-piece door design for access to components.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, service/troubleshooting information, installation instructions, parts finder/lookup tools, Contractornet website, spec sheets, training CDs.

Noise-reduction features: Variable-speed motor, multistage heating, enclosed burner, fully sealed service doors, insulated blower compartment.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts. Lifetime heat exchanger (with registration)

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4000; www.concord-air.com.

eProduct 187

Crown Boiler Co.

Model: Bimini boiler

Footprint (inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Controls and wiring are accessible from the front of the boiler.

Technical support: Available 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern at 215-535-8900, or by e-mail (sales@crownboiler.com).

Technical support materials: Manuals and tech supplements are available online or by calling 215-535-8900.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Direct-vent boiler does not rely upon room air for combustion air.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Multiple vent applications allow the boiler to adapt better to the installation.

Warranty information: 15-year limited heat exchanger.

Special installation requirements: Boiler requires primary/secondary piping. Refer to installation manual for complete installation requirements.

Contact: Crown Boiler Co., 215-535-8900; www.crownboiler.com.

eProduct 188

Daikin

Model: FTQ_PAVJU/RZQ_PVJU9 inverter unitary ducted system

Footprint (inches): 24 (length) by 22 (width) by 53 (height)

Serviceability features: Advanced, self-diagnostic auto-check function detects malfunctions and immediately displays the type and location so it can be resolved quickly.

Technical support: Available at 972-245-1510 weekdays, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Central. For more information, visit website or call 866-432-4546 (866-4DAIKIN).

Technical support materials: Service manual, engineering data book, installation manual, submittal data sheets, parts lists, guide spec sheet.

Noise-reduction features: Outdoor sound levels are as low as 48dBa. A standard ECM fan motor also contributes to a reduction in sound levels.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a Daikin thermostat. Compatible with the complete Daikin advanced air conditioning monitoring and control systems (Navigation Controller, Simplified Wired Remote Controller, and Wireless Remote Controller).

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The FTQ/RZQ system is an energy efficient alternative or replacement for a standard air conditioning and gas furnace combination. It features the company’s energy-efficient compressor, fan, and control technology. Unmatched heating capabilities with up to 100 percent capacity available at 14°F WB and the ability to provide heat in ambient conditions as low as 0°. Energy Star Tier II rated, the unit qualifies for $1,500 tax credit.

Warranty information: Six-year compressor; one-year parts, one-year limited labor.

Special installation requirements: R-410A certification, factory training, standard installation instructions; service space and piping limitations must be followed as described in the engineering data book.

Contact: Daikin AC, 972-245-1510; www.daikinac.com.

eProduct 189

Model: VRVIII-S (RXYMQ36_48PVJU) heat pump

Footprint (inches): 12 (length) by 35 (width) by 53 (height)

Serviceability features: Advanced, self-diagnostic auto-check function detects malfunctions and immediately displays the type and location so it can be resolved quickly.

Technical support: Available at 972-245-1510 weekdays, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Central. For more information, visit website or call 866-432-4546 (866-4DAIKIN).

Technical support materials: Service manual, engineering data book, installation manual, submittal data sheets, parts lists, guide spec sheets.

Noise-reduction features: The improved model features an aerodynamically designed aero spiral fan and smooth “bell mouth” air inlet fitted with guide vanes to minimize noise and air turbulence. At night, the operating sound of the outdoor unit is reduced progressively in three increments of 3 dBa down to 41 dBa, making the VRVIII-S a desirable solution for spaces where sound restrictions exist.

IAQ equipment supported: An outside air processing ducted unit is available in 636-, 989-, and 1,236-cfm capacities and allows the introduction of fresh air (up to 100 percent) to complement the cooling and heating function delivered by VRV systems.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a Daikin thermostat. The model is compatible with the complete Daikin VRV suite of advanced air conditioning monitoring and control systems (Navigation Controller, Intelligent Touch Controller, I-Manager III, BACnet® and LonWorks gateways).

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: An alternative for a new or renovated residential application, it is available in 3- and 4-ton capacities, which can connect to up to six and eight individually controlled fancoil units respectively, in ducted or duct-free format or a combination of the two. Long piping lengths allow for multiple floors to be served from one condenser installed outside. Recent improvements, such as a G-type compressor and upgraded heat exchanger technology, result in higher SEER ratings that have increased by 9 percent, and HSPF ratings that have increased by 12 percent.

Warranty information: Six-year compressor; one-year parts, and one-year limited labor.

Special installation requirements: R-410A certification, factory training, standard installation instructions, service space and piping limitations must be followed as described in the engineering data book.

Contact: Daikin AC , 972-245-1510; www.daikinac.com.

eProduct 190

Day and Night

Model: Constant Comfort™ VS 80 gas furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 14 to 25 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Furnace features a built-in electronic diagnostic system; innovative knobs for door removal and secure attachment; four-position installation; three-position vent elbow capability; through-the-casing flue pipe for counterflow applications; and slide-out blower assembly.

Technical support: A network of factory-trained Technical Service Advisors (TSAs) on staff at local distributors provide technical assistance, troubleshooting at the local level.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online includes spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals. Technical support materials are also available from local distributors.

Noise-reduction features: The fully insulated cabinet and an insulated blower compartment provide added sound protection. Variable-speed ECM blower motor minimizes sound levels. Two-stage heating allows the furnace to operate on quieter low fire unless thermostat calls for high fire. Key components sit on soft-mount rubber grommets that absorb sound and vibration.

IAQ equipment supported: Wiring hook-ups make it easier to add humidifiers, EACs, and other accessories.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Unit features variable-speed, high-efficiency ECM blower and two-stage operation in heating and cooling modes. New design features knobs for door removal; a thinner, lighter, single-door panel; and new-design LED sight glass makes diagnostic fault codes easier to see and read.

Warranty information: Ten-year No Hassle Replacement™ limited; 20-year limited heat exchangers; 10-year parts limited with timely registration (restrictions apply; see warranty certificate for details).

Special installation requirements: Shipped as natural gas in upflow configuration, with all parts included for downflow, horizontal-left and -right with no need for accessory conversion kits. LP gas kits available. Meets California standards for low-NOx emissions.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.godayandnight.com.

eProduct 191

Model: PGS4 package gas/electric unit

Footprint (inches): 33 to 44 (length) by 48 (width) by 40 to 54 (height)

Serviceability features: Three separate service panels, clearly marked with embossed symbols, offer access to the compressor, blower compartment, and control box. Service technicians can keep the unit on while running diagnostics, since they can have one panel open with others closed.

Technical support: A network of factory-trained Technical Service Advisors (TSAs) on staff at local distributors provide technical assistance, troubleshooting at the local level.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online includes spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals. Materials are also available from local distributors.

Noise-reduction features: Quieter operation is a result of additional stability provided by newly designed, formed top panel.

IAQ equipment supported: Dehumidification cooling speed standard on control board. Internal filter kits available as accessories.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Eligible for the 2009-10 U.S. tax credit allowed under Section 25C of the Internal Revenue Code. Compact units fit in bed of standard pick-up truck. High-efficiency ECM blower motor delivers efficient airflow. Stainless steel heat exchanger. Full-perimeter steel base rails give units extra stability for loading and transporting. Hail guard standard.

Warranty information: Five-year No Hassle Replacement™ limited; lifetime limited heat exchangers; 10-year parts limited including compressor and coils with timely registration (restrictions apply; see warranty certificate for details).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.godayandnight.com.

eProduct 192

Ducane

Model: Value 92 - 92G1 furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 17 to 24 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Five fault code recall; external drain trap with clean-out port; slide-out blower; operational with heating compartment door off; access to the flame sensor and igniter with forward-facing fasteners; two-piece door design for access to components.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, service/troubleshooting information, installation instructions, parts finder/lookup tools, Contractornet website, spec sheets, training CDs.

Noise-reduction features: Fully sealed service doors.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts. Lifetime heat exchanger (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4000; www.ducanehvac.com.

eProduct 193

Model: Value Variable-speed 95 furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 17 to 24 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Five fault code recall; external drain trap with clean-out port; slide-out blower; operational with heating compartment door off; access to the flame sensor and igniter with forward-facing fasteners; two-piece door design for access to components.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, service/troubleshooting information, installation instructions, parts finder/lookup tools, Contractornet website, spec sheets, training CDs.

Noise-reduction features: Variable-speed motor; multistage heating; enclosed burner; fully sealed service doors; insulated blower compartment.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts. Lifetime heat exchanger (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4000; www.ducanehvac.com.

eProduct 194

EarthLinked Commercial Water Heating

Model: CWH-048 and CWH-072 Direct Geoexchange split-system heat pump

Footprint (inches): 17 (length) by 21 (width) by 29 (height)

Serviceability features: Adaptiv™ refrigerant flow controls make system charging simpler. Service valves isolate earth loops from compressor unit.

Technical support: Available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern. Authorized dealers have access to after-hours phone support.

Technical support materials: Application and system selection, installation, and service manuals available on website and hard copy.

Noise-reduction features: Fully insulated cabinet, no outdoor fan.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Direct Geoexchange uses conductive copper loops to transfer renewable energy from the earth, eliminating the indirect transfer medium found in water loop geo systems.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor and refrigerant flow controls, 20-year earth loops.

Special installation requirements: Sold through authorized, factory-trained installers.

Contact: EarthLinked Commercial Water Heating, 863-701-0096; www.earthlinked.com.

eProduct 195

EarthLinked Space Heating and Cooling

Model: Model SC and SW Direct Geoexchange split-system heat pump

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 24 (width) by 25 (height)

Serviceability features: Adaptiv™ refrigerant flow controls make system charging simpler. Service valves isolate earth loops from compressor unit. SW model includes on-demand domestic water preheating.

Technical support: Available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern. Authorized dealers have access to after-hours phone support.

Technical support materials: Application and system selection, installation, and service manuals available on website and hard copy.

Noise-reduction features: Fully insulated cabinet, no outdoor fan.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Conductive copper loops transfer renewable energy from the earth, eliminating the indirect transfer medium found in water loop geo systems.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor and refrigerant flow controls, 20-year earth loops.

Special installation requirements: Sold only through authorized, factory-trained installers.

Contact: EarthLinked Space Heating and Cooling, 863-701-0096; www.earthlinked.com.

eProduct 196

ECR International Inc.

Model: ECR 97gb condensing boiler

Footprint (inches): 16 (length) by 22 (width) by 36 (height)

Serviceability features: Delivers 97 percent AFUE for long-term energy savings and comfort. Top/bottom connections for match up to existing piping. Optional space-saving wall or conventional floor mount. The ease of a built-in pump, eliminating the time and expense of adding one for most applications.

Technical support: Available weekdays, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern at 800-325-5470.

Technical support materials: Brochure installation, operation, and maintenance manual; manufacturer’s warranty.

Noise-reduction features: Features a durable plastic jacket with rubberized gasket.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Additional features: Built-in primary/secondary piping and pump, detachable low-voltage terminal strip, hinged control panel, integral LWCO with test feature, and programmable remote-mountable display.

Warranty information: Limited 15-year warranty.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: ECR International, Inc., 315-797-1310; www.ecrinternational.com.

eProduct 197

FHP Bosch Group

Model: Ap Split Series geothermal heat pump

Footprint (inches): 36 (length) by 26 (width) by 42 (height)

Serviceability features: Serviceability for all components

Technical support: Available at 954-776-5471 or www.fhp-mfg.com.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams and installation manual.

Noise-reduction features: The unit has a floating base pan and compressor sound blanket for noise reduction.

IAQ equipment supported: Two-stage operation enhances humidity control and stable air temperature.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Efficiency of the series is highest in the market.

Warranty information: Standard residential parts and labor.

Special installation requirements: Standard installation.

Contact: FHP Bosch Group, 954-776-5471; www.fhp-mfg.com.

eProduct 198

Friedrich Air Conditioning

Model: Kühl+ Electric Heat EM18M34 commercial grade window air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 26 (width) by 18 (height)

Serviceability features: Electronic maintenance indicators, firm-grip handles for easier installation and removal from sleeve, nut driver included for front cover assembly, same sleeve dimension for 20 years for replacement, and hinged filter door for filter access.

Technical support: Information on replacement parts, technical assistance, credit/billing, and equipment sales/order tracking available 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central at 877-599-5665.

Technical support materials: Service manual, installation and operation manual, submittal sheet, sales brochures.

Noise-reduction features: Steel inner wall and extra-dense insulation materials block outdoor noise. Vibration-isolating design and components diminish traditional operating sound levels. Precision engineering maximizes airflow while delivering quiet operation. Deeper directional louvers move a greater volume of air more quietly. Rugged hardboard side panels minimize light and sound intrusion.

IAQ equipment supported: Dual-stage filtration combines optional premium carbon filter with standard filter to adsorb odors and reduce VOCs and ozone for up to a MERV-6 performance rating. Superior/large fresh air intake and stale air exhaust vent. Washable antimicrobial air filter.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Seven-day, central-air-like programming allows up to four preset temperature changes daily. Remote thermostat ready. Keypad lockout protects settings. Auto-dimming LCD control panel. Indoor and outdoor temperature readouts, as well as a clock. Auto-changeover between cooling and heating modes. Nightlight mode. Audio feedback option. Commercial-grade durability and construction. Manufactured in North America.

Warranty information: Five-year limited.

Special installation requirements: Window min. 27 3/8 inches; max. 42 inches. Window installation requires KWIKM window installation kit (sold separately). Through-the-wall max. wall depth 7 3/8 inches.

Contact: Friedrich Air Conditioning, 210-353-8728; www.friedrich.com.

eProduct 199

Frigidaire

Model: ET4BF heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 43 (height)

Serviceability features: Removable top grille assembly allows service from the top without disconnecting fan motor leads. A common suction service port allows the contractor to read the suction pressure in all modes of operation without removing panels. Access panels are provided to all controls and the compressor from the side of the unit to make servicing easier for the contractor.

Technical support: Available weekdays at 800-422-4328, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central. Technical literature via Frigidaire dealer log-in website.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, replacement parts lists, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: Copeland Scroll UltraTech compressor operates with two stages of heating and cooling capacities.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The ET4BF heat pump combines quality construction with a lower price point, giving contractors an economical tax-credit product.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year all parts, and one-year Quality Pledge to replace entire unit if compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7300; www.frigidaire.net.

eProduct 200

Model: FT4BI iQ Drive heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 37 to 45 (height)

Serviceability features: Removable top grille assembly allows ease of service from the top without disconnecting fan motor leads. Access panels are provided to all controls and the compressor from the side of the unit to make servicing easier for the contractor.

Technical support: Available weekdays at 800-422-4328, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central. Technical literature via Frigidaire dealer log-in online.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, replacement parts lists, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: The iQ Drive heat pump operates as low as 59 dB due to its compressor sound blanket, swept-wing fan blade, and inverter-driven rotary compressor.

IAQ equipment supported: Modulating technology operates at 40-118 percent of capacity to exactly offset the demands on the home. This means the unit runs almost constantly at low levels, providing a uniform mix of air throughout the home and superb dehumidification under normal conditions. Humidity levels can be set through controller at 35-70 percent.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: IQ Drive heat pumps utilize inverter-driven rotary technology. The unit can modulate 40-118 percent of capacity, instantly adjusting to exactly offset the demands on the house. As a result, the iQ Drive is energy efficient and quiet. The patented controller communicates with the inverter and adjusts capacity.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year all parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace entire unit if compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Contractors must be factory trained and certified before installing an iQ Drive heat pump.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7300; www.frigidaire.net.

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Fujitsu General America Inc.

Model: Halcyon System 18RLXS split system

Footprint (inches): Indoor - 9 (length) by 31 (width) by 11 (height); outdoor - 11 (length) by 31 (width) by 22 (height)

Serviceability features: An LED lights up when the unit needs to be cleaned. This occurs after about 400 hours of use.

Technical support: Available at 866-952-8324, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Operation manual, installation manual, service manual, detailed specs available on website.

Noise-reduction features: Up to 23 percent quieter than conventional models.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Unit comes with a programmable remote control.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: High SEER (20), R-410A, built-in plasma filtration unit, wireless remote control, optional wired remote controller, 24-hour timer, dry mode, auto restart/reset, low ambient.

Warranty information: Two-year parts, six-year compressor.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Fujitsu General America, Inc., 973-575-0380; www.fujitsugeneral.com.

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Model: Halcyon System 24RLXS split system

Footprint (inches): Indoor - 9 (length) by 39 (width) by 12 (height); outdoor - 13 (length) by 35 (width) by 32 (height).

Serviceability features: An LED lights up when the unit needs to be cleaned. This occurs after about 400 hours of use.

Technical support: Available at 866-952-8324, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Operation manual, installation manual, service manual, detailed specs available on website.

Noise-reduction features: Up to 23 percent quieter than conventional models.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Unit comes with a programmable remote control.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Energy Star qualified, federal tax credit qualified, R-410A, wireless remote control, optional wired remote controller, 24-hour timer, dry mode, auto restart/reset, low ambient.

Warranty information: Two-year parts, six-year compressor.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Fujitsu General America Inc., 973-575-0380; www.fujitsugeneral.com.

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GeoComfort

Model: Compass GWT geothermal water-to-water unit

Footprint (inches): 32 to 48 (length) by 22 to 30 (width) by 20 to 24 (height)

Serviceability features: The standard digital controls package helps contractors quickly diagnose faults or issues with the standard LED fault lights. All components are accessible through multiple service panels. Components are also located in convenient spots in case they require service.

Technical support: Design and application assistance, as well as 24-hour technical support.

Technical support materials: Spec catalogs, installation manuals, other support materials.

Noise-reduction features: Integrated compressor isolation and solid cabinet construction eliminate compressor vibration and panel rattle.

IAQ equipment supported: Not applicable for this model.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires Aquastat thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The series utilizes Copeland two-stage UltraTech scroll compressors. This design also makes the Compass adaptable to a variety of applications. Sizes range from 2 to 12 tons which, except for size 144, are all Energy Star listed.

Warranty information: Five-year labor allowance (second through fifth years, dealer warrants first year), five-year all parts, five-year refrigerant circuit components, 10-year compressor (sixth through 10th years, parts only).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Enertech Manufacturing LLC, 618-664-9010; www.enertechmfg.com.

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Model: Compass GXT Series vertical multipositional geothermal package unit

Footprint (inches): 32 (length) by 30 (width) by 60 (height)

Serviceability features: In addition to the multipositional cabinet, standard digital controls package helps contractors diagnose faults or issues with standard LED fault lights. All components are accessible through multiple service panels. Components are also located in convenient spots in case they require service.

Technical support: Design and application assistance, as well as 24-hour technical support.

Technical support materials: Spec catalogs, installation, operation, and maintenance manuals, as well as other support materials.

Noise-reduction features: Quadruple compressor isolation is designed to absorb a wide range of sound and vibration. Integrated door seals on all panels make the cabinet nearly air tight and eliminate potential panel rattle.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with many field-installed filtration accessories and other IAQ devices.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Designed with the installer and service technician in mind. The cabinet is field convertible from standard upflow supply air to downflow supply air with a kit and minimal tools. Additionally, the entire series can be ordered using five SKUs (3 to 6 ton available now, 3 ton this winter).

Warranty information: Manufacturer did not specify.

Special installation requirements: Five-year labor allowance (second through fifth years, dealer warrants first year), five-year all parts, five-year refrigerant circuit, 10-year compressor (sixth through tenth years, parts only). Optional extended warranty increases all parts warranty to 10 years and labor allowance to 10 years (dealer warrants first year).

Contact: Enertech Manufacturing LLC, 618-664-9010; www.enertechmfg.com.

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Goodman

Model: GMVC95 furnace

Footprint (inches): 23 (length) by 17 (width) by 40 (height)

Serviceability features: Compatible with the ComfortNet communicating system that allows fault codes to be displayed on the thermostat. When installed as part of this communicating system, the furnace is configured automatically. Separate compartment panels allow maintenance. Convenient left or right connection for gas-electric service connections.

Technical support: Available from local distributors or via the factory at 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: All technical support information is available via the Partner Link website, which is available to all dealers.

Noise-reduction features: Quiet, variable-speed circulator motor gently ramps up to speed. Two-speed induced-draft motor has been engineered and designed to operate quietly.

IAQ equipment supported: This gas furnace is compatible with all applicable IAQ components.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Features the award-winning, dual-diameter tubular heat exchanger. Its two-stage gas valve operates with two-stage or single-stage thermostats.

Warranty information: Ten-year unit replacement limited, lifetime heat exchanger limited, 10-year parts limited.

Special installation requirements: When installed as part of the communicating system, the furnace is automatically configured, faults are displayed on the thermostat screen, and unit performance is constantly monitored.

Contact: Goodman Global Inc., 713-861-2500; www.goodmanmfg.com.

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Haier

Model: HG95E09020B furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 21 (width) by 40 (height)

Serviceability features: All parts are accessible by removing two front panels.

Technical support: Available at 866-713-9342.

Technical support materials: Available online.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts limited, lifetime heat exchanger.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Haier America; www.haieramerica.com.

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Model: HR36D1VAE split system

Footprint (inches): 24 (length) by 24 (width) by 30 (height)

Serviceability features: Electrical components located behind service cover.

Technical support: Available at 866-713-9342.

Technical support materials: Available online.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts; 10-year compressor.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Haier America; www.haieramerica.com.

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Heil

Model: QuietComfort™ DLX 95 gas furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 19 to 25 (width) by 40 (height)

Serviceability features: The furnace comes with an LED fault indicator that can diagnose practically all system-related malfunctions, and it’s easier to view through sight glass in the blower door. Conventional gas valves come standard for replacement and troubleshooting. Control board mounting plate is modified for access while servicing.

Technical support: A network of factory-trained Technical Service Advisors (TSAs) on staff at local distributors provide technical assistance, troubleshooting at the local level.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals. Technical support materials are also available from local distributors.

Noise-reduction features: The one-piece steel cabinet is thermal lined for added sound protection. Solid doors provide a sealed vestibule compartment.

IAQ equipment supported: Predrilled accessory holes and wiring hook-ups make it easier to add humidifiers, EACs, and other accessories.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Furnace is equipped with silicon nitride igniters. All DLX 95 gas furnaces installed during 2009-10 qualify for the U.S. tax credit allowed under Section 25C of the Internal Revenue Code, when installed in upflow and downflow orientations. Some horizontal installations may not qualify; see IRS guidelines and your sales representative for details.

Warranty information: One-year No Hassle Replacement™ limited; lifetime limited heat exchangers; 10-year parts limited with timely registration (restrictions apply; see warranty certificate for details).

Special installation requirements: Shipped as natural gas in upflow configuration, with all parts included for downflow, horizontal-left and -right with no need for accessory conversion kits. LP gas kits available.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.goheil.com.

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Model: QuietComfort™ VS 80 gas furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 14 to 25 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Furnace features built-in electronic diagnostic system; innovative knobs for door removal and secure attachment; four-position installation; three-position vent elbow capability; through-the-casing flue pipe for counterflow applications; slide-out blower assembly.

Technical support: A network of factory-trained Technical Service Advisors (TSAs) on staff at local distributors provide technical assistance, troubleshooting at the local level.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support-parts manuals. Technical support materials also available from local distributors.

Noise-reduction features: Variable-speed ECM blower motor minimizes sound levels. Two-stage heating allows the furnace to operate on quieter low fire unless thermostat calls for high fire. The fully insulated cabinet, and an insulated blower compartment, provide added sound protection. Key components sit on soft-mount rubber grommets that absorb sound and vibration for quieter operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Convenient wiring hook-ups make it easier to add humidifiers, EACs, and other accessories.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Premium furnace features variable-speed, high-efficiency ECM blower and two-stage operation in heating and cooling modes. New design features knobs for door removal; a thinner, lighter, single-door panel; and new-design LED sight glass that makes diagnostic fault codes easier to see and read.

Warranty information: Ten-year No Hassle Replacement™ limited; 20-year limited heat exchangers; 10-year parts limited with timely registration (restrictions apply; see warranty certificate for details).

Special installation requirements: Shipped as natural gas in upflow configuration, with all parts included for downflow, horizontal-left and -right with no need for accessory conversion kits. LP gas kits available. Meets California standards for low-NOx emissions.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.goheil.com.

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Hydron Module

Model: Revolution HWT geothermal water-to-water unit

Footprint (inches): 32 to 48 (length) by 22 to 30 (width) by 20 to 24 (height)

Serviceability features: The standard digital controls package helps contractors diagnose faults or issues at a glance with standard LED fault lights. All components of the unit are quickly accessible through multiple service panels. Components are located in convenient spots in case they require service.

Technical support: Design and application assistance, as well as 24-hour technical support.

Technical support materials: Spec catalogs, installation manuals, and other support materials.

Noise-reduction features: Integrated compressor isolation and solid cabinet construction help eliminate compressor vibration and panel rattle.

IAQ equipment supported: Not applicable for this model.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats - Aquastat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Utilizes Copeland two-stage UltraTech scroll compressors. This design makes the series adaptable to a wide variety of applications. Sizes range from 2 to 12 tons which, except for size 144, are all Energy Star listed.

Warranty information: Ten-year labor allowance (second through 10th years, dealer warrants first year), 10-year all parts, 10-year refrigerant circuit components. For original owner, lifetime cabinet, lifetime heat exchanger, lifetime compressor.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Enertech Manufacturing, LLC, 618-664-9010; www.enertechmfg.com.

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Model: Revolution HXT Series vertical multipositional package geothermal unit

Footprint (inches): 32 (length) by 30 (width) by 60 (height)

Serviceability features: In addition to the multipositional cabinet, standard digital controls package helps contractors diagnose faults or issues at a glance with LED fault lights. All components are accessible through multiple service panels. Components are located in convenient spots in case they require service.

Technical support: Design and application assistance, as well as 24-hour technical support.

Technical support materials: Spec catalogs, installation, operation, and maintenance manuals, as well as other support materials.

Noise-reduction features: Quadruple compressor isolation is designed to absorb a wide range of sound and vibration. Integrated door seals on all panels make the cabinet nearly air tight and eliminate potential panel rattle.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with many field-installed filtration systems and other IAQ accessories.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: This multipositional geothermal system can be field converted from upflow to downflow, right-hand return or left-hand return, all in the same cabinet. The entire series can be ordered using five SKUs (3 through 6 ton available now, 2 ton this winter).

Warranty information: Ten-year labor allowance (second through 10th years, dealer warrants first year), 10-year all parts, 10-year refrigerant circuit components. For original owner, lifetime cabinet, lifetime heat exchanger, lifetime compressor.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Enertech Manufacturing LLC, 618-664-9010; www.enertechmfg.com.

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Laars Heating Systems Co.

Model: Mascot II combination boiler/water heater

Footprint (inches): 16 (length) by 17 (width) by 31 (height)

Serviceability features: Fully protected with resettable circuit breakers, air-elimination valve, built-in expansion tank, sealed condensate trap that does not need priming. Access doors to gas train, controls, pump, etc., opens independently from the combustion chamber door, making setup and service easier.

Technical support: Available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern at 800-900-9276.

Technical support materials: Installation and operation manual, wiring diagrams, standard piping configurations, spec sheets, parts lists, and more information are available online.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: The design delivers 95 percent AFUE, 10-ppm NOx emissions, and 1.5-amp electrical draw.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: The Mascot-II has “zero clearance installation” (fits tight spaces). It also has access doors that open independently from the combustion chamber, allowing access to both the gas valve and controls at the same time, making setup and service easier.

Warranty information: Two-year parts, 10-year heat exchanger.

Special installation requirements: Lower door opens independently from the rest of the unit, allowing access to both the gas valve and controls at the same time.

Contact: Laars Heating Systems Co., 603-335-6300; www. laars.com.

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Lennox Industries

Model: SL280V-Dave Lennox Signature Collection furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 15 to 25 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: With access front-facing screws, flame rod and igniter access is quicker and easier. A low-voltage circuit breaker provides a simple reset and protection, eliminating the need to carry or find fuses should a component fail or a screw driver slip. Slide-out blower design for cleaning or service.

Technical support: Available at 800-453-6669, 6:30 a.m.- 6:30 p.m. Central. Field technical support consultants available regionally.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, installation manuals, service manuals, parts lists, engineering handbooks, and training material available through technical support or online.

Noise-reduction features: A combination of specially engineered components, high-quality materials, and a patent-pending design, the SL280V provides standard-efficiency comfort that can be felt but not heard.

IAQ equipment supported: Designed to interface with the wide variety of IAQ products available today. With both 120- and 24-V control outputs, humidification or dehumidification installations are simplified. With robust airflow up to 1-inch external static pressure and field-selectable blower profiles to increase dehumidification efficiency or sensible cooling capacity, the model provides the ultimate standard-efficiency IAQ system solution.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats. Can be used with either one- or two-stage thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: The variable-speed blower allows the dealer to fine tune the product to the installation, while the consumer benefits from constant airflow and two-thirds less electric usage in the fan-on mode. The 33-inch flexible profile allows installations in space-constrained applications or the use of IAQ accessories, and the larger coil sizes needed for high-SEER a/c and heat pump installations.

Warranty information: Standard limited 10-year parts, standard limited 20-year heat exchanger.

Special installation requirements: For horizontal installations, the rotatable inducer feature allows the product to be vented out vertically and directly without the use of an elbow. Accessory items such as the horizontal suspension kit and flush-mount, color-matched return air bases help simplify installations. Standard left gas and electrical; field convertible to right.

Contact: Lennox Industries; www.lennox.com.

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Model: SLP98V-Dave Lennox Signature Collection furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 17 to 25 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: With access front-facing screws, flame rod and igniter access is quicker and simple. A low-voltage circuit breaker provides reset and protection. Direct-readout diagnostics available on the board or when used with icomfort™ touch full sentence and detailed diagnostics, available at the thermostat. Provides flame rod micro amps without a meter. Slide-out blower design for cleaning or service.

Technical support: Available at 800-453-6669, 6:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Central. Field technical support consultants available regionally.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, installation manuals, service manuals, parts lists, engineering handbooks, and training material available through technical support or directly online.

Noise-reduction features: The combination of a patent-pending burner box design, in conjunction with materials such as thicker insulation, provides customers with comfort they can feel but not hear.

IAQ equipment supported: Designed to interface with the wide variety of IAQ products available today. With robust airflow up to 1-inch external static pressure and field-selectable blower profiles provided by Airflex™ technology, you can increase dehumidification efficiency or sensible cooling capacity, customizing every aspect of airflow.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats. Will work with traditional two-stage thermostats; four-wire install uses icomfort touch thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: AFUE up to 98.2 percent. With Precise Comfort™ technology, the furnace automatically adjusts heat and airflow from 35 to 100 percent of rated capacity to maximize efficiency and comfort. The new flexible profile provides additional room for the use of IAQ accessories or the larger indoor coils necessary to support high-SEER installations.

Warranty information: Standard limited 10-year parts; standard limited lifetime heat exchanger.

Special installation requirements: Available in multiposition, upflow/horizontal, and dedicated downflow configurations. All vent connections are PVC and located on the top. The new trap design, constructed of PVC, is installed external to the cabinet, within 5-feet of the furnace, with a built-in cleanout for simple access for inspection or cleaning.

Contact: Lennox Industries Inc.; www.lennox.com.

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LG Electronics USA Inc.

Model: LS091HSV mini-split heat pump

Footprint (inches): 12 (length) by 30 (width) by 21 (height)

Serviceability features: Front panel is removable for compressor service and control access.

Technical support: Available weekdays at 888-865-3026, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Service manual, installation manual, owner’s manual, submittal data, wiring diagrams, parts lists, product catalogs, and toll-free technical support line for contractors.

Noise-reduction features: Sound attenuation is standard. Low dBa - 38/33/24/19 (indoor unit), 45 dBa (outdoor unit). Verified sound pressure levels as tested in an anechoic chamber.

IAQ equipment supported: Offers precise load matching, preventing constant cycling or large temperature swings. Tight temperature control through precise load matching helps ensure comfort, efficient operation, and dehumidification (2.6 pints/hour). The system automatically adjusts fan and compressor speeds to ensure humidity control. A neo plasma air-purifying filtration system is standard on indoor units, which are factory supplied with a washable antibacterial prefilter and a plasma filter.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Energy efficiency, low decibel levels, and easier installation are differentiators on this model. The LS091HSV heat pump model provides heating or cooling with a plasma air-purifying system standard.

Warranty information: Two-year parts, five-year compressor.

Special installation requirements: Installation manuals are available online or by calling toll free. Also, technical training on installation and service for all LG air conditioning products is available for independent contractors at the training academy. Company offers complete training for engineers, architects, installers, and servicers.

Contact: LG Electronics USA Inc., 312-397-6064; http://lghvac.com.

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Lochinvar

Model: Knight® condensing boiler (KBN080 through KBN285, WBN050 through WBN210)

Footprint (inches): 23 (length) by 16 (width) by up to 42 (height)

Serviceability features: The enhanced Smart System™ control features a larger display screen to communicate more information; soft keys for setting adjustments; encoder knob for fast transitions between screens; color coding functionality. The model offers front, top, and rear access for service; front and top panels are removable by hand without the use of tools.

Technical support: Available at 800-722-2101, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, piping diagrams, literature, installation and operation manual, service manual, user manual, pump recommendations, replacement parts list, product summary, warranty information, plan view drawings, typical spec, technical service, etc., are available online.

Noise-reduction features: No special sound-reduction measures are required.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Smart System control is a dedicated circuit board that, among many other functions, acts as the thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The boiler’s enhanced Smart System user interface provides greater control. Two selectable cascade options allow the user to fine tune the sequencing of multiple-unit installations.

Warranty information: Twelve-year limited covers the heat exchanger for leakage, thermal shock, or other malfunctions caused by defects in materials and/or workmanship. It extends to the first buyer and any subsequent owner(s) as long as the boiler remains installed at its original place of installation.

Special installation requirements: With the Smart System, installers have easier access to all necessary set-up information. While the built-in-cascading sequencer still allows up to eight boilers to be installed with lead-lag operation, the upgraded control now also offers the option of efficiency-optimized cascade operation to help installers fine tune the installation of multiple boilers.

Contact: Lochinvar, 615-889-8900; www.lochinvar.com.

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Luxaire

Model: LX Series multiposition gas furnace; Model TM9X

Footprint (inches): 30 (length) by 18 to 25 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: The compact, four-position unit fits in tight spaces. Quarter-turn knobs provide door removal and access to connection wiring. Fully supported blower assembly provides access and blower removal. No external condensate trap is required, and a see-through condensate pan gives visual indication that the unit is operating correctly.

Technical support: The first level of support is provided by the distributor. Factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378 (877-UPG-SERV) 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Technical guide, submittal data sheet, guide specs, installation instructions, users manual and a parts list that are available at www.upgnet.com or by request.

Noise-reduction features: The unit features quiet inducer operation, and an insulated blower compartment ensures quieter operation of the blower.

IAQ equipment supported: The unit features timed-on, adjustable-off blower capabilities for maximum comfort. External air filters offer maximum flexibility to meet customer IAQ needs. The unit is compatible with all Luxaire premium IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible thermostat controls are available through accessory sourcing.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The unit features a compact design for installation in tight spaces and a five-speed, direct-drive, X13 high-efficiency dc motor optimized for high SEER ratings. Includes a patent-pending, self-priming internal condensate trap design and see-through condensate pan for visual proof of operation. All models qualify for the federal tax credit program.

Warranty information: Lifetime heat exchanger (10-year in commercial applications) and five-year limited parts. An extended 10-year limited parts applies when the furnace is registered online within 90 days of purchase for replacement or closing for new home construction.

Special installation requirements: The unit is easier to install in replacement or new construction applications.

Contact: Johnson Controls, 414-524-4338; www.joinluxaire.com.

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Magic Aire

Model: DHB fan coil unit

Footprint (inches): 32 to 34 (length) by 29 to 38 (width) by 12 to 15 (height)

Serviceability features: Accessible panels for filter or motor service. Standard ECM VE provides 35 percent reduction in energy consumption with the wiring ease of a PSC motor.

Technical support: Visit website to locate nearest rep by zip code, or call 940-397-2100.

Technical support materials: Guide specs, installation and operation manuals, submittal information, and sizing/performance software available online.

Noise-reduction features: Resilient mount motor.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Standard ECM VE provides 35 percent reduction in energy consumption. Soon-to-be-released six-row version will allow EWT as low as 100°F with exceptional output in compact design.

Warranty information: Standard 12 months from date of install or 18 months from date of shipment. Extended warranties available.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: MagicAire, 940-397-2100; www.magicaire.com.

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Marvair

Model: GeoScholar III package heat pump

Footprint (inches): 48 (length) by 30 (width) by 95 (height)

Serviceability features: Hinged front doors open 180 degrees, allowing access to all components. Return air easily accessible for cleaning/replacing.

Technical support: Available weekdays at 888-726-2734, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern. After-hours service available at 888-726-2734.

Technical support materials: Product data sheets contain complete technical specs, including performance, efficiency, electrical data, airflow weight, and height. Engineering design manual for engineers and specifiers has complete design information. Installation and operation manual has detailed installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: Exterior panels are double-wall construction with a perforated inner panel and acoustical insulation between the two panels. The absorption mechanism is a combination of the perforated panels and insulation acting together as an array of Helmholtz Resonators. Electronically commutated indoor fan motor adjusts airflow to static requirements of installation. Scroll compressor encased in a sound-absorbing jacket.

IAQ equipment supported: Five different ventilation configurations are available to meet ventilation standards, including the Marvair GreenWheel ERV and GreenCube ERV. MERV-6 filters are standard but can be upgraded to higher efficiencies. Hot gas reheat is available for control of humidity.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: A water-source heat pump designed for use in classrooms offers a complete HVAC unit. The extremely quiet operation and low cost of operation make it an appropriate solution for today’s financially challenged schools. A complete array of options, accessories, and installation information is tailored specifically for the educational installation.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor, one-year parts.

Special installation requirements: The package unit is factory charged and tested, requiring no field-installed refrigerant tubing or charging.

Contact: Marvair, 229-273-3636; dshuford@airxcel.com.

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Maytag

Model: PGC2MQ iQ Drive furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 14 to 25 (width) by 35 (height)

Serviceability features: Low height makes this furnace easier to apply in low-ceiling applications and works well with taller, high-SEER coils. Diagnostic lights provide troubleshooting without counting flashes. A color-coded wire harness is designed to fit the components, all with quick-connect fittings for ease of service and replacement.

Technical support: Available at 866-262-9824 (866-2-MAYTAG), weekdays 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central. Technical literature via Maytag dealer log-in online.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, replacement parts lists, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: Sealed and insulated blower compartment and sealed vestibule.

IAQ equipment supported: Modulating gas valve provides uniform mix of air throughout home. Variable-speed inducer and blower reduce start-up noise.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Modulating heating operates from 100 to 50 percent input in 5 percent increments to exactly offset demand in home. The system uses time-proportioning modulation 50-15 percent. SEER technology gives up to 1 SEER point efficiency gain in cooling when matched with a 13- or 14-SEER outdoor unit. All Maytag furnaces are 100 percent fired and tested on the manufacturing line.

Warranty information: With product registration, 12-year all parts; 12-year Dependability Promise to replace entire unit if heat exchanger fails.

Special installation requirements: Requires iQ Drive communicating thermostat.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7300; www.maytaghvac.com.

eProduct 221

Model: PSH4BI iQ Drive heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 37 to 45 (height)

Serviceability features: Removable top grille assembly allows ease of service from the top without disconnecting fan motor leads. Access panels are provided to all controls and the compressor from the side of the unit to make servicing easier.

Technical support: Available at 866-262-9824 (866-2-MAYTAG), weekdays 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central. Technical literature via Maytag dealer log-in online.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, replacement parts lists, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: The iQ Drive heat pump operates as low as 59 dB due to its compressor sound blanket, swept-wing fan blade, and inverter-driven rotary compressor.

IAQ equipment supported: Modulating technology operates at 40-118 percent of capacity to exactly offset the demands in the home. This means the unit runs almost constantly at low levels, providing a uniform mix of air throughout the home and dehumidification under normal conditions. Humidity levels can be set 35-70 percent through controller.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: IQ Drive heat pumps utilize inverter-driven rotary technology. The unit can modulate 40-118 percent of capacity, instantly adjusting to exactly offset the demands in the house. The key differences between the iQ Drive and traditional models are the inverter, rotary compressor, an electronic expansion valve instead of a TXV, and the patented controller that communicates with the inverter.

Warranty information: With product registration, 12-year all parts and 12-year Dependability Promise to replace entire unit if compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Contractors must be factory trained and certified before installing an iQ Drive heat pump.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7300; www.maytaghvac.com.

eProduct 222

Mitsubishi Electric Cooling and Heating Solutions

Model: MXZ-8B48NA split system

Footprint (inches): 14 (length) by 37 (width) by 53 (height)

Serviceability features: Self-check function and integrated diagnostics.

Technical support: Available at 877-391-5550, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Service and parts manuals available online.

Noise-reduction features: The outdoor unit’s inverter-driven compressor features rotation frequency modulation, plus low starting and stopping rotation.

IAQ equipment supported: Triple filter protection; standard air filter, platinum deodorizing filter, anti-allergy enzyme filters.

Thermostat compatibility: Works with the company’s wireless remote controller (Mr. Slim M-Series) that offers enhanced features beyond thermostat capabilities, like “dry” mode for controlling humidity and “powerful” mode for rapid setpoint satisfaction.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Its ability to heat up to eight zones with one outdoor unit provides users with an energy-efficient cooling and heating solution with a smaller outdoor footprint.

Warranty information: Limited five-year parts and defects, seven-year compressors.

Special installation requirements: Installation is straightforward and easier using standard industry tools and equipment. A factory service and install training class is offered.

Contact: Mitsubishi Electric Cooling and Heating Solutions, 678-376-2900; www.mehvac.com.

eProduct 223

NuTone

Model: FG7MQ iQ Drive furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 14to 25 (width) by 35 (height)

Serviceability features: Low height makes this furnace easier to apply in low-ceiling applications, and it works well with taller high-SEER coils. Diagnostic lights provide troubleshooting without counting flashes. A color-coded wire harness is designed to fit the components, all with quick-connect fittings for service and replacement.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328 weekdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central. Technical literature via dealer log-in online.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, replacement parts lists, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: Sealed and insulated blower compartment and sealed vestibule.

IAQ equipment supported: Modulating gas valve provides uniform mix of air throughout home. Variable-speed inducer and blower reduce start-up noise.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Modulating heating operates from 100 to 50 percent input in 5 percent increments to exactly offset demand in home. The system uses time proportioning modulation from 50 to 15 percent. ISEER technology gives up to 1 SEER point efficiency gain in cooling when matched with a 13- or 14-SEER outdoor unit.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year all parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace entire unit if heat exchanger fails.

Special installation requirements: Requires iQ Drive communicating thermostat.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7300; www.nutonehvac.com.

eProduct 224

Model: R6GF package unit

Footprint (inches): 56 (length) by 47 (width) by 43 (height)

Serviceability features: Service ports are accessible for simplified servicing of the refrigeration system. Access panels are provided to all major components and the compressor; 1-inch clearance to combustibles on duct side of unit allows for installation in tight areas. Easier access to evaporator for cleaning and general maintenance.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328 weekdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central. Technical literature via dealer log-in online.

Technical support materials: Technical specs, wiring diagrams, replacement parts lists, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: Compressor sound blanket is standard. Swept-wing fan blade combined with custom Venturi condenser fan contribute to low vibration and quiet operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Smaller panels, great fit and finish, total seal. Drip edge on top panels whisks away rainwater. Embossed bottom pan keeps blower compartment dry.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year all parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace entire unit if the heat exchanger or compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7300; www.nutonehvac.com.

eProduct 225

Peerless Boilers

Model: Cast 92-2/Cast 92-4 condensing boiler

Footprint (inches): 28 to 35 (length) by 17 to 22 (width) by 51 (height)

Serviceability features: Cast 92 is a condensing gas-fired cast iron boiler that does not require primary-secondary piping. It has a higher water volume than stainless steel or aluminum block boilers, utilizes smaller circulators as it has a lower pressure drop through the boiler.

Technical support: Training provided at distributor and representative’s locations. The training is both hands-on with boiler display trailer, and also classroom style on a variety of subjects. Energy Calculator Slide Rule assists contractors in showing the return on investment to consumers and commercial prospects.

Technical support materials: Available from local representative or distributor or from website.

Noise-reduction features: Sealed combustion system eliminates noise concerns for consumers.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Additional features: Boilers are designed to provide comfort and high efficiency.

Warranty information: Visit website for complete warranty and extended warranty information.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Peerless Boilers, 610-845-6130; www.peerlessboilers.com.

eProduct 226

Model: Combi 160 stainless steel condensing boiler

Footprint (inches): 20 (length) by 10 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Compact wall-mounted boiler system, easier to service and install. Includes boiler circulator, coil-type hot water tank, and system expansion tank.

Technical support: Training provided at distributor and representative’s locations. The training is both hands-on with boiler display trailer, and classroom style on a wide variety of subjects. Energy Calculator Slide Rule assists contractors in showing the return on investment to consumers and commercial prospects.

Technical support materials: Available from local representative or distributor or from website.

Noise-reduction features: Sealed combustion system eliminates noise concerns for consumers.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Additional features: PC 160 provides 4 gpm of domestic hot water as well as space heating at 93 percent AFUE. Boilers are designed to be the ultimate in comfort providers as well as the highest in efficiency, says the company.

Warranty information: Visit website for complete warranty and extended warranty information.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Peerless Boilers, 610-845-6130; www.peerlessboilers.com.

eProduct 227

Pridiom

Model: AMS091HX ductless mini-split

Footprint (inches): 33 (length) by 10 (width) by 13 (height)

Serviceability features: LED on indoor unit displays error codes to assist in troubleshooting.

Technical support: Available weekdays 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at 201-266-8234, or by e-mail at support@pridiom.com.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, service-troubleshooting information, installation data, parts, and part numbers are available through tech service.

Noise-reduction features: All Pridiom units use compressor blankets in the condenser and sound-buffeting crossfans in the air handlers.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Comes with wireless remote controller.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Additional features: All units include Pridiom’s installation kit containing 25-foot insulated copper tubing, 25 feet of connecting wire, condensate tube, wall sleeve, and accessories.

Warranty information: Three-year all parts, five-year compressor, one-year limited labor.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Pridiom Group, 201-266-8232; www.pridiom.com.

eProduct 228

Quietside

Model: DPW-199 dual purpose water heater

Footprint (inches): 14 (length) by 19 (width) by 29 (height)

Serviceability features: Dual heat exchangers reduce flue gas temperatures to approximately 130°F, allowing the use of schedule 40 PVC. The venting attaches right to the unit. This unit provides both space heating and domestic hot water separately.

Technical support: Available on the East Coast at 717-243-2535, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; West Coast at 888-699-6067, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; and in Texas at 817-838-6066, 7:30 to 5 p.m. Pacific.

Technical support materials: All manuals and technical material are available on website or upon request.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Does not share replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The unit acts as a wall-hung boiler, but it provides both hydronic heating and domestic hot water heating on demand. It can heat a home as well as provide up to 6 gpm of domestic hot water.

Warranty information: 12-year heat exchangers, five-year on all parts.

Special installation requirements: The units are piped using primary and secondary pumping.

Contact: Quietside, 717-243-2535; www.quietside.com.

eProduct 229

Rheem Manufacturing

Model: Classic Series Super Quiet 80, RGPT furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 18 to 25 (width) by 34 (height)

Serviceability features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Technical support: Available at 479-648-4900, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Spec sheet, user’s manual, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: Furnaces feature an insulated blower compartment and solid doors.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: The ECM X-13 blower motor provides higher energy efficiencies, providing nearly 300 additional tax credit qualifying systems. These systems can be easily installed in higher SEER systems equipped with larger indoor coils.

Warranty information: 20-year limited heat exchanger, 10-year conditional parts warranty.

Special installation requirements: No special requirements.

Contact: Rheem Manufacturing, 770-351-3000; www.rheem.com.

eProduct 230

Model: Prestige Series RQRM dedicated horizontal package heat pump

Footprint (inches): 33 (length) by 59 (width) by 37 (height)

Serviceability features: Designed to deliver dependable performance, precise comfort control, energy conservation, and peace-of-mind dependability with a 10-year compressor warranty and 10-year parts warranty.

Technical support: Available at 479-648-4900, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Spec catalog, submittal sheets, sales fact sheet, color literature, installation instructions, warranty card, literature order form.

Noise-reduction features: Isolated compressor.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The 16-SEER/13-EER/8.5-HSPF ratings exceed federal tax credit eligibility, Energy Star Performance, and CEE requirements.

Warranty information: Ten-year compressor, 10-year parts.

Special installation requirements: No special installation instructions.

Contact: Rheem Manufacturing, 770-351-3000; www.rheem.com.

eProduct 231

Sanyo

Model: 30K(S)82 and 36K(H)S82 mini-split

Footprint (inches): 11 (length) by 42 (width) by 9 (height)

Serviceability features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Technical support: Available by calling 800-851-1235 weekdays, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Available via website.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Washable polypropylene filter, high-efficiency apatite filter. Negative ion generator humidification; dry mode to dehumidify room air.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Seven-year compressor and five-year parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Sanyo, 800-851-1235; www.sanyohvac.com.

eProduct 232

Tappan

Model: ET4BE heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 43 (height)

Serviceability features: Removable top grille assembly allows service from the top without disconnecting fan motor leads. A common suction service port allows the contractor to read the suction pressure in all modes of operation without removing any panels. Access panels are provided to all controls and the compressor from the side of the unit to make servicing easier.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328 weekdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central. Technical literature via Tappan dealer log-in online.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, replacement parts lists, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: When paired with a variable-speed indoor unit, this model qualifies for the federal tax credit in select sizes, giving contractors an economical tax-credit option.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year all parts and one-year Quality Pledge to replace entire unit if compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7300; www.tappan.net.

eProduct 233

Model: Q5RF package heat pump

Footprint (inches): 49 (length) by 35 (width) by 30 (height)

Serviceability features: Service valves simplify servicing of the refrigeration system. Access panels are provided to all major components and the compressor. Zero-inch clearance to combustibles on duct side of unit allows for installations in tight areas. Access to evaporator for cleaning and general maintenance.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328 weekdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central. Technical literature via dealer log-in online.

Technical support materials: Technical specs, wiring diagrams, replacement parts lists, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: Compressor sound blanket is standard. Swept-wing fan blade, combined with custom Venturi condenser fan, contribute to low vibration and quiet operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: This unit’s small footprint makes it easier to install and service. This heat pump provides quiet, efficient operation with two stages of heating and cooling, and qualifies for the federal tax credit.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year all parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace entire unit if compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7300; www.tappan.net.

eProduct 234

Tempstar

Model: SmartComfort™ VS 80 gas furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 14 to 25 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: Furnace features knobs for door removal and secure attachment; four-position installation; three-position vent elbow capability; through-the-casing flue pipe for counterflow applications; built-in electronic diagnostic system; and slide-out blower assembly.

Technical support: A network of factory-trained Technical Service Advisors (TSAs) on staff at local distributors provides technical assistance, troubleshooting at the local level.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online includes spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals. Technical support materials are also available from local distributors.

Noise-reduction features: The fully insulated cabinet, and an insulated blower compartment, provide added sound protection. Variable-speed ECM blower motor minimizes sound levels. Two-stage heating allows the furnace to operate on quieter low fire unless thermostat calls for high fire. Key components sit on soft-mount rubber grommets that absorb sound and vibration for quieter operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Wiring hook-ups make it easier to add humidifiers, EACs, and other accessories.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: This model features variable-speed, high-efficiency ECM blower and two-stage operation in heating and cooling modes. Innovative design features knobs for door removal; a thinner, lighter, single-door panel; and new LED sight glass that makes diagnostic fault codes easier to see and read.

Warranty information: Ten-year No Hassle Replacement™ limited; 20-year limited heat exchangers; 10-year parts limited with timely registration (restrictions apply; see warranty certificate for details).

Special installation requirements: Shipped as natural gas in upflow configuration, with all parts included for downflow, horizontal-left and -right with no need for accessory conversion kits. LP gas kits available. Meets California standards for low-NOx emissions.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.gotempstar.com.

eProduct 235

Model: SmartComfort™ VS 95 gas furnace

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 19 to 25 (width) by 40 (height)

Serviceability features: These low-profile furnaces are designed with easier-to-remove doors and spacious service compartments to give technicians room to work. Furnace includes a built-in electronic diagnostic system that can be used even while the furnace is running. Most hose and clamp connections are premade by the factory, reducing installation time.

Technical support: A network of factory-trained Technical Service Advisors (TSAs) on staff at local distributors provide technical assistance, troubleshooting at the local level.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals. Technical support materials are also available from local distributors.

Noise-reduction features: The one-piece steel cabinet is thermal lined, and an insulated blower compartment provides added sound protection. Solid, stainless steel doors provide a sealed vestibule compartment for quiet operation. The unit has two-stage heating, which means it operates in the quieter first stage 70-80 percent of the time.

IAQ equipment supported: Predrilled accessory holes and convenient wiring hook-ups make it easier to add humidifiers, EACs and other accessories.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Eligible for the 2009-10 U.S. tax credit under Section 25C of the Internal Revenue Code. Four-position furnace provides high efficiency, quiet operation, and premium comfort of variable-speed, two-stage heating. Meets California low-NOx emissions standards. Variable-speed blower motor cuts electricity costs. One- or two-pipe venting. Troubleshooting LED fault indicator easier to view through sight glass in blower door.

Warranty information: Ten-year No Hassle Replacement™ limited; lifetime limited heat exchangers; 10-year parts limited with timely registration (restrictions apply; see warranty certificate for details).

Special installation requirements: Shipped as natural gas in upflow configuration, with all parts included for downflow, horizontal-left and -right with no need for accessory conversion kits. LP gas kits available.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.gotempstar.com.

eProduct 236

Thermo Pride

Model: CMA furnace

Footprint (inches): 26 (length) by 18 (width) by 57 (height)

Serviceability features: Access for service and installation, designed as a retrofit for mobile homes; fits on existing base.

Technical support: Available at 800-348-5130.

Technical support materials: Manual includes wiring diagrams, troubleshooting, installation instructions, parts breakdown, etc.

Noise-reduction features: Quiet four-speed, direct-drive blower.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: A 95 percent efficient condensing gas mobile home furnace, qualifies for 30 percent federal tax credit, designed for replacement for existing furnace (fits on existing base).

Warranty information: Lifetime heat exchanger, 10-year parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Thermo Pride, 574-896-2133; www.thermopride.com.

eProduct 237

Toshiba-Carrier

Model: RAV Series Cassette duct-free systems

Footprint (inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Extensive diagnostics (current and history) make these units easier to service. The wired controller can also be used as a monitor to check a multitude of system conditions.

Technical support: Network of factory-trained distributors across the U.S. and Canada.

Technical support materials: Product data, submittal data, service-installation instructions, owner’s manual.

Noise-reduction features: The outdoor fan blades with a reverse-curved profile are designed to reduce turbulence for quiet operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: High SEER for a cassette type of fancoil. SEERs up to 21; EERs up to 14; HSPFs up to 11.9. Up to 245-feet total piping length.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor, one-year parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Carrier Corp., 317-240-5346; www.carrier.com.

eProduct 238

Model: RAV Series Underceiling Systems

Footprint (inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Extensive diagnostics (current and history) make these systems easier to service. The wired controller can also be used as a monitor to check a multitude of system conditions.

Technical support: Network of factory-trained distributors across U.S. and Canada.

Technical support materials: Product data, submittal data, service-installation instructions, owner’s manual.

Noise-reduction features: The outdoor fan blades with a reverse-curved profile are designed to reduce turbulence for quieter operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: High SEER for under-ceiling system. Up to 20.6 SEER; EERs up to 13; and HSPFs up to 11. Up to 245-feet total piping length.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor, one-year parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Carrier Corp., 317-240-5346; www.carrier.com.

eProduct 239

Trane

Model: Hyperion air handler

Footprint (inches): 22 (length) by 18 to 24 (width) by 48 to 62 (height)

Serviceability features: Electronic expansion valve (EEV) and refrigerant connections are located in front, making it easier to install and service. Quick-turn fasteners stay with the cabinet doors for convenience. Panel identifiers facilitate installation and service. Major components slide out for accessibility with the integrated rail system.

Technical support: Contact local distributor.

Technical support materials: The ComfortSite™ Intranet for dealers and distributors provides access to current support materials, including catalog pages, installer guides, service facts, product data, submittals, and owners’ manuals.

Noise-reduction features: The Vortica™ blower provides homeowners with reliable, quiet operation, while occupying a smaller footprint.

IAQ equipment supported: The Hyperion is constructed more like a refrigerator, with insulation between the walls of the patented cabinet design, preventing condensate and circulation of unwanted insulation particles for improved air quality. Double-wall construction and refrigerant condensate seals prevent air leakage.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: It features over 20 new patents, with options such as front return, electronic or hydronic heat, UVC light kit with a plug-and-play connection, and side return. Options vary by model.

Warranty information: Five- to 10-year limited registered on internal functional parts depending upon model. If the product is not registered within 60 days of installation, base limited warranty terms will apply.

Special installation requirements: The design features four-way application flexibility with no conversion right out of the box, eliminating the need to reposition the coil or drain pan. With the modular cabinet, installation could be a one-person job.

Contact: Trane, 903-581-3467; www.trane.com.

eProduct 240

Model: XL16i heat pump

Footprint (inches): 34 (length) by 37 (width) by 54 (height)

Serviceability features: Quick-Sess™ cabinet, service access and refrigerant connections, full coil protection.

Technical support: Contact local distributor.

Technical support materials: The ComfortSite Intranet for dealers and distributors provides access to the most current support materials, including catalog pages, installer guides, service facts, product data, submittals and owners’ manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Sound insulator on the compressor for quiet operation.

IAQ equipment supported: CleanEffects™ whole-house air cleaner provides advanced air filtration that removes more dust, pollen, and other irritants from conditioned air for a cleaner, healthier, more comfortable environment.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: With two-stage cooling and heating, homes can always be comfortable, the company said.

Warranty information: 12-year limited compressor; 10-year limited outdoor coil; 10-year limited internal functional parts. The 10-year functional parts limited warranty extends to the indoor gas furnace, coil, air handler, and thermostat when installed as part of a complete comfort system, which includes an AHRI-certified matching outdoor XLi unit, indoor unit, and thermostat installed at the same time. If the product is not registered within 60 days of installation, base limited warranty terms will apply.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Trane, 903-581-3467; www.trane.com.

eProduct 241

WaterFurnace International Inc.

Model: Legend Series heat pump

Footprint (inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Removable panels provide access to all internal components with ductwork in place; brass, swivel-type water connections for quick connection union and elimination of wrenches and sealants during installation. LED fault and status lights with memory for diagnostics.

Technical support: Dealer line is available at 888-929-2837, 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Eastern. Technical service pager is available after hours at 800-455-3624.

Technical support materials: A secure site is available to download spec manuals, installation manuals, service and troubleshooting guides, diagrams, and part information.

Noise-reduction features: Five-speed ECM blower motors (or optional three-speed PSC motors) ensure quiet operation.

IAQ equipment supported: The Legend Series can be used with all AlpinePure IAQ products, which include MERV-8, -11, and -13 filters; AlpinePure 411 (4-inch filter with 1-inch carbon filter); AlpinePure HEPA; and AlpinePure HRV.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: More than 25 years of research, engineering advancements and manufacturing experience have come together to create the Legend Series. Units benefit from technology that has been refined through four generations of products.

Warranty information: Ten-year with labor allowance.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: WaterFurnace International Inc., 717-393-3831; www.waterfurnace.com.

eProduct 242

Westinghouse

Model: DF6SF iHybrid package dual fuel unit

Footprint (inches): 56 (length) by 47 (width) by 43 (height)

Serviceability features: Service ports are accessible and simplify servicing of the refrigeration system. Access panels are provided to all major components and the compressor. One-inch clearance to combustibles on duct side of unit allows for installations in tight areas. Access to evaporator for cleaning and general maintenance.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328 weekdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central. Technical literature via Westinghouse dealer log-in online.

Technical support materials: Technical spec, wiring diagrams, replacement parts lists, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: Compressor sound blanket is standard. Swept-wing fan blade combined with custom Venturi condenser fan contribute to low vibration and quiet operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The unit provides four-stage heat and two-stage cooling with a variable-speed blower. It uses an electric heat pump to heat the home when temperatures are mild, and gas heat when temperatures dip below the setpoint. The product qualifies for the federal tax credit.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year all parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace entire unit if the heat exchanger or compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7300; www.westinghousehvac.com.

eProduct 243

Model: ET4BF heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 43 (height)

Serviceability features: Removable top grille assembly allows service from the top without disconnecting fan motor leads. A common suction service port allows the contractor to read the suction pressure in all modes of operation without removing any panels. Access panels are provided to all controls, and to the compressor from the side of the unit.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328 weekdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central. Technical literature via Westinghouse dealer log-in online.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagrams, replacement parts lists, installation instructions.

Noise-reduction features: Copeland Scroll UltraTech compressor operates with two stages of heating and cooling capacities to provide comfort and efficiency with virtually silent operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The heat pump combines quality construction with a lower price point, giving contractors an economical tax-credit product.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year all parts and one-year Quality Pledge to replace entire unit if compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7300; www.westinghousehvac.com.

eProduct 244

Whirlpool

Model: WGFM29 furnace

Footprint (inches): 28 (length) by 18 to 25 (width) by 40 (height)

Serviceability features: EZ-Access front-accessible control, plus heat exchanger department. Multiposition installation (upflow, horizontal, left or right applications).

Technical support: Available weekdays at 866-944-7575, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Technical specs, installation instructions, and general product information can be found online.

Noise-reduction features: Variable-speed circulator motor; fully insulated steel cabinet with DuraShield coating; extra-low constant fan speed; two-speed induced draft blower.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with most installed IAQ filtering systems.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Heavy-duty pro stainless steel heat exchanger. Self-diagnostic control board with color-coded terminal connections with provisions for EACs and other installed IAQ products. It is a Resource Saver™ model.

Warranty information: Lifetime heat exchanger replacement, lifetime unit replacement, 10-year parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Tradewinds LLC, 904-407-4470; www.whirlpoolcomfort.com.

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Model: WGHP48 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 36 (length) by 36 (width) by 38 (height)

Serviceability features: Brass service valves, EZ-Access coil guard (top and side), ComfortAlert diagnostics, single-panel access to controls with space provided for field-installed accessories, rust-resistant coated screws, compact footprint.

Technical support: Available weekdays at 866-944-7575, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Technical specs, installation instructions, and general product information can be found online.

Noise-reduction features: Quiet Partner™ system includes high-density foam jacket, robust mounting, and specially designed air system reduce compressor sounds for quieter operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with most installed IAQ filtering systems.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Resource Saver model (outperforms minimum federal energy standards by up to 37 percent); two-speed condenser fan motor; premium two-stage, high-efficiency scroll compressor; ComfortAlert diagnostic module; Quiet Partner system; louvered steel cabinet with DuraShield coating.

Warranty information: Lifetime unit replacement, lifetime compressor, 10-year parts.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Tradewinds LLC, 904-407-4470; www.whirlpoolcomfort.com.

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York

Model: LX Series two-stage variable-speed multiposition gas furnace; Model TM9V

Footprint (inches): 30 (length) by 18 to 25 (width) by 33 (height)

Serviceability features: The compact, four-position unit fits in tight spaces. Quarter-turn knobs provide door removal and access to connect wiring. A fully supported blower assembly provides access and blower removal. No external condensate trap is required, and a see-through condensate pan gives visual indication that the unit is operating correctly.

Technical support: The first level of support is provided by the distributor. Factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378 (877-UPG-SERV) 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Support documents include a technical guide, submittal data sheet, guide specs, installation instructions, user’s manual, and a parts list that are available online or by request.

Noise-reduction features: The unit features quiet operation of the two-stage inducer and burner. An insulated blower compartment ensures quieter operation of the blower.

IAQ equipment supported: Variable-speed, premium ECM fan motors provide more consistent airflow and temperatures, as well as more options for continuous airflow settings, which provide increased filtration and improved comfort. External air filters offer maximum flexibility in meeting customer IAQ needs. The unit is compatible with all York premium IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats. A wide selection of compatible thermostats is available to provide optimum performance and features for any installation. An adjustable delay timer allows two-stage operation with a single-stage thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The unit features a compact design for installation in tight spaces and a premium variable-speed ECM motor optimized for high SEER ratings and comfort. Design includes a patent-pending, self-priming internal condensate trap design and a see-through condensate pan for visual proof of operation. All models qualify for the federal tax credit program.

Warranty information: Lifetime heat exchanger (10-year in commercial applications), five-year limited parts. An extended 10-year limited parts applies when the furnace is registered online within 90 days of purchase for replacement or closing for new home construction.

Special installation requirements: The smaller cabinet, four-way multiposition convertible design, no knockouts, no external condensate drain trap, see-through condensate pan, quarter-turn door knobs, fully supported blower, 5 tons airflow through one side return, etc., make the unit easier to install in replacement or new construction applications.

Contact: Johnson Controls, 414-524-5487; www.yorkhvacdealer.com.

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Publication date: 09/13/2010

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