Furnace Tune-Up

Regular furnace maintenance and tune-ups on your furnace are critical for longevity and performance. A small amount of dust and debris can cause a lot of energy use. Cleaning your system in the Fall will help keep your furnace running at top performance.

Overview of Furnace Tune-up

  • Visually inspect and test capacitors for leakage and rust
  • Inspect readily accessible ducts for obvious air leaks
  • Complete operations sequences check
  • Check crankcase heater for proper operation
  • Inspection of air filtration system
  • Inspect blower wheel
  • Inspect blower motor and record amp draw (lubricate as needed)
  • Replacement of filter provided by customer while onsite at time of inspection
  • Inspect unit wiring and electrical disconnect
  • Check and calibrate thermostat as required
  • Inspect gas lines and connections at furnace for leaks Check high limit control (adjust as needed)
  • Check Burner ignition system and assembly
  • Inspect gas burners
  • Check and adjust manifold gas pressure
  • Check temperature rise across heat exchanger for overheating
  • Inspect gas valve for corrosion, leaks, restriction of gas flow and abnormal noise
  • Inspect furnace wiring assembly for loose connections
  • Inspect flue and venting obstructions and leaks
  • Check (1) electrical circuit to furnace, test all electrical safety circuits/ controls for proper operation
  • Inspect entire furnace for loose or warn parts and abnormal vibrations Test and adjust the unit for peak operation efficiency
  • Check carbon monoxide emission level for pass/fail
  • Check defrost cycle and reversing valve operation (heat pump only)
  • Tighten screw lug terminals in condensing unit (heat pump only)
  • Check refrigerant level (heat pump only)
  • Check emergency heat systems for proper operation (heat pump only)

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