Electrical Components for HVAC Equipment

Electrical Components for HVAC Equipment

Air conditioners, Heat Pumps, Ductless systems, Package Units, Air Handlers, all use electricity. Learn more about how an electrical power source and specific components impact these systems.

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Electrical Components for HVAC Equipment
  • Testing and Installing a Transformer

    In this video, you will learn how to accurately test and replace a transformer on an operating HVAC system.

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  • Measuring Resistance

    In this video, we will show you how to use a multimeter to check resistance on an electrical circuit in the field, which is a vital task for diagnosing equipment problems.

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  • EAC Maintenance Steps

    In this video, we will show industry-proven steps and tips on how to maintain electronic air cleaners.

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  • Installing a Compressor Terminal Repair Kit

    Many times you can have a compressor that has burned out terminals on it. This is usually caused by a loose connection. In this video, we will show you how to install a compressor terminal repair kit to get the system back up and running.

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  • Measuring Current

    Knowing how to check the current on system components is vital to an HVAC service technician. In this video, we will demonstrate how this is done.

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  • Installing a Surge Protector

    We will introduce you to the surge protector, as well as an industry-proven method of how to install them on a system. Depending on your region, these can be a great add-on to any maintenance or service call.

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  • Measuring Voltage

    It is imperative that you know how to safely and properly measure voltage on a system in the field. In this video, we will show you how to properly measure voltage on a piece of equipment.

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  • Installing an Emergency Pan Float Switch and EZ Trap

    In this video, you will learn about emergency pan float switches and the EZ trap float switches and how to install them.

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  • Aquastat Controls

    Are you ready to learn about aquastat controls? This video shows you how they work, and how they control a boiler system.

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  • Troubleshooting and Replacing a Zone Valve

    In this video, we will show you in detail how to diagnose, troubleshoot, and replace zone valves on a boiler system in the field.

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  • Zone Valve Operation and Testing

    You will be shown how to properly test a zone valve for operation on a hydronic heating system in the field. These should be inspected any time you are on a maintenance or service call.

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  • Troubleshooting and Replacing an Aquastat

    In this video, we will show you how to properly diagnose and replace an aquastat for a boiler system.

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  • Troubleshooting and Replacing a Pressure Switch

    This video will demonstrate the proper way to diagnose and/or replace a pressure switch on a gas-burning appliance in the field.

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  • Gas Burner Types and Maintenance

    Maintaining burners on a gas furnace is a fundamental part of performing maintenance. In this video, we will show you the different types of burners, and how to maintain them in a gas furnace.

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  • Flame Sensor Operation and Maintenance

    In this video, you will learn how flame sensors operate, and how to maintain them in a gas heating system.

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  • Ignitor Types Operation and Maintenance

    This video guides you through the various types of igniters. You will also learn how to perform general maintenance on them.

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  • Troubleshooting Ignitors and Flame Sensors

    In this technical video, we will show you how to properly diagnose and troubleshoot common problems with igniters and flame sensors on gas-fired equipment.

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  • Testing and Replacing a Start Capacitor

    Start-assist kits (hard starts), assist compressors in starting and reduce the starting current of the compressor. This video breaks down the process of checking and replacing these on a system.

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  • How to Test Defrost Operation

    In this video, we will show you how to properly test the defrost operation on a heat pump system in order to verify proper operation.

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  • Troubleshooting A Compressor

    Most compressors turned in for warranty are not even bad. This video shows you how to properly diagnose a compressor in the field to see if it does in fact require replacement.

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  • The Blower Assembly

    In this video, we will show you all of the major components that make up the blower assembly in a typical gas furnace.

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  • Testing and Replacing a Power Switch

    In this video, we will show you how to correctly test and replace a 120-volt power switch for a gas furnace.

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  • Checking and Setting Incoming and Manifold Gas Pressure

    Checking incoming gas pressure along with checking the manifold gas pressure on a gas-burning appliance is a task all HVAC technicians need to know. We will be discussing this in detail in this video.

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  • Troubleshooting a Gas Valve

    In this video, we will demonstrate how to properly diagnose a bad gas valve on a standard furnace you would encounter in the field.

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