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Old 11-22-2008, 07:18 AM
 
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Hi folks.. I was just curious about the frequency of the oil burner comin on in my levitt ranch...I have a normal size levitt ranch and the heating system is 2 zone . I have the thermostat set at 68 degrees and the heating kicks in almost every 10 minute frequency .. is that normal.. well the it is bitterly cold outside .. I was just wondering and I do have a new burner.. thank you...
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Old 11-22-2008, 06:30 PM
 
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There are soo many variables here. Are you sure the burner is kicking on? Is it the pump kicking on? Does your boiler produce your domestic hot water?
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Old 11-23-2008, 07:24 AM
 
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it does produce domestic water... but the heat kicks in every 10 minutes as the indicator on the thermostat clicks .. and it does it every 10-12 minutes... was just wondering...
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Old 11-23-2008, 12:11 PM
 
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Does your house still have the heated floors?

Levitt put alot of nice touches nto his houses. Too bad he was racist. O well.
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Old 11-26-2008, 05:46 AM
 
Location: Kings Park & Jamesport
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Sounds like its short cycling........it needs to be tuned up.
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