If you’re looking for help fixing your Armstrong air conditioner, look no further! Our comprehensive Armstrong air conditioner repair guide will explain common issues, provide troubleshooting tips, and show you how to read your model’s error codes.
PROBLEM: Device communication problem – No other devices on RS BUS (Communicating systems only).
FIX: Equipment is unable to communicate indicates numerous message errors. In most cases errors are related to electrical noise. Make sure high voltage power is separated from RSBus. Check for mis-wired and/or loose connections between the stat, indoor unit and outdoor unit. Check for a high voltage source of noise close to the system. Fault clears after communication is restored.
PROBLEM: Low line voltage.
FIX: Line Voltage low (Voltage tower than nameplate rating). Check power line voltage and correct. Alarm clears 5 seconds after fault recovered.
PROBLEM: Line voltage polarity reversed.
FIX: Reverse line power voltage wiring. System resumes normal operation 5seconds after fault recovered.
PROBLEM: Ground not detected.
FIX: System shuts down. Provide proper earth ground. System resumes normal operation 5 seconds after fault recovered.
PROBLEM: High line voltage.
FIX: Line Voltage high (Voltage higher than nameplate rating). Provide power voltage within proper range. System resumes normal operation 5seconds after fault recovered.
PROBLEM: Line voltage frequency out of range.
FIX: No 60 Hertz power. Check voltage and line power frequency. Correct voltage and frequency problems. System resumes normal operation 5seconds after fault recovered.
PROBLEM: Low 24V.
FIX: 24 Volt Power high (Range is 18 to 30 Volts). Check and correct voltage. Check for additional power robbing equipment connected to system. May require installation of larger VA transformer to be installed in furnace/air handler. Clears after fault recovered.
PROBLEM: High 24V.
FIX: 24 Volt Power high (Range is 18 to 30 Volts) Check and correct voltage. Check for proper line voltage (120V 240V etc) to equipment. Clears when control senses proper voltage.
PROBLEM: Poor ground detected (Warning only).
FIX: Provide proper grounding for unit. Check for proper earth ground to the system. Warming only will clear 30 seconds after fault recovered.
PROBLEM: Unresponsive device (Communicating systems only).
FIX: Usually caused by delay in outdoor unit responding to indoor unit poling. Recycle power. Check all wiring connections. Cleared after unresponsive device responds to any inquiry.
PROBLEM: Active communicating thermostat signal missing for more than 3 minutes (Communicating systems only).
FIX: Equipment lost communication with the thermostat. Check four wiring connections, ohm wires, and cycle power at the thermostat. Alert stops all services and waits for heart beat message from thermostat (subnet controller). Cleared after valid thermostat (subnet) message is received.
PROBLEM: Control failed self check, internal error, failed hardware. Will restart if error recovers, Integrated control not communicating Covers hardware errors (flame sense circuit faults, pin shorts, etc).
FIX: Hardware problem on the control. Cycle power on control. Replace if problem prevents service and is persistent. Cleared 300 seconds after fault recovered.
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