Getting error code 229 on your Lennox® furnace?
This signifies your furnace is ignited at high speed because its low pressure switch didn’t close.
It’s important to have an Expert like one from Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning in Girard finish repairing or replacing this part. Our technicians are ACE certified, which means they’re ready to fix a furnace error like yours.
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How a Low-Fire Pressure Switch Works
Two-stage furnaces have multiple pressure switches to let the system to run at different speeds—and work more efficiently. These switches also ensure your furnace runs safely and vents extra gases from the heat exchanger.
What Happens When a Low-Fire Pressure Switch Fails
Your low pressure switch may not be working correctly if your furnace inducer motor starts up in high speed and high ignition, then weakens and enters into low-fire mode about 30 seconds afterward.
Your furnace will demonstrate something’s not right with a red flash from its indicator light, which it uses to exhibit error codes. It has this red light to flash code, like Morse code.
You may notice fast flashes or an alternating slow flash as it reports a fault code.
Estimated Repair Cost for Furnace Error Code 229
A blocked vent or a draft can also create the error, so your Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning professional will look at other parts of your furnace first.
The cost to fix your furnace relies on what’s wrong with it and how long it takes to repair it.
You can anticipate to pay between $40 and $350 if you have to have a new low-fire pressure switch.
Rely on the Experts at Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning
When you need to have your furnace fixed, reach out to the Experts at Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning to figure out the fault code and take care of the situation.
Call us at 330-269-7235 or schedule an appointment online today.