NOTE - If insufficient cooling occurs, the unit should be gauged and refrigerant charge should be checked
NOTE: It may be necessary to flush the outdoor coil more frequently if it is exposed to substances which are corrosive or which block airflow across the coil (e.g., pet urine, cottonwood seeds, fertilizers, fluids that may contain high levels of corrosiv
Belt Drive Blowers
IMPORTANT: DAMAGED INSULATION MUST BE REPAIRED OR REPLACED before the unit is put back into operation. Insulation loses its insulating value when wet, damaged, separated or torn.
REPAIRING DAMAGED INSULATION
Figure 22. Repairing Insulation
WARNING: Electric Shock Hazard. Can cause injury or death. Foil-faced insulation has conductive characteristics similar to metal. Be sure there are no electrical connections within a ½" of the insulation. If the foil-faced insulation comes in contact with
HOMEOWNER:Cleaning of the outdoor unit’s coil should be performed by a trained service technician. Contact your dealer and set up a schedule (preferably twice a year, but at least once a year) to inspect and service your outdoor unit. The following mainte
CAUTION: Physical contact with metal edges and corners while applying excessive force or rapid motion can result in personal injury. Be aware of, and use caution when working near these areas during installation or while servicing this equipment.
IMPORTANT: Sprinklers and soaker hoses should not be installed where they could cause prolonged exposure to the outdoor unit by treated water. Prolonged exposure of the unit to treated water (i.e., sprinkler systems, soakers, waste water, etc.) will corro
The outdoor unit must be properly maintained to ensure its proper operation.
In order to ensure peak performance, your system must be properly maintained. Clogged filters and blocked airflow prevent your unit from operating at its most efficient level.
NOTE If you are unsure about the filter required for your system, call your Lennox dealer for assistance.
NOTE The filter and all access panels must be in place any time the unit is in operation.
Electronic Air Cleaner
If your system fails to operate, check the following before calling for service: