Is my timer broken?

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Post by Mcshelly » Fri. Jun. 07, 2024 7:47 pm

My intermec cycle timer on efm coal furnace started making a loud clicking noise. The furnace still cycles on and off though. What needs done? Thank you in advance

 
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Post by Mcshelly » Fri. Jun. 07, 2024 7:49 pm

The intermec cycle timer on efm coal furnace started making a loud clicking noise. The furnace still cycles on and off though. What needs done? Thank you in advance
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Post by waytomany?s » Fri. Jun. 07, 2024 7:50 pm

Mcshelly wrote:
Fri. Jun. 07, 2024 7:47 pm
My intermec cycle timer on efm coal furnace started making a loud clicking noise. The furnace still cycles on and off though. What needs done? Thank you in advance
Did you open it up and take a look?


 
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Post by Mcshelly » Fri. Jun. 07, 2024 7:53 pm

waytomany?s wrote:
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Did you open it up and take a look?
No. I did not mess with anything on it

 
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Post by Mcshelly » Fri. Jun. 07, 2024 7:57 pm

Mcshelly wrote:
Fri. Jun. 07, 2024 7:53 pm
No. I did not mess with anything on it or touch any of the pins

 
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Post by waytomany?s » Fri. Jun. 07, 2024 8:40 pm

Nothing ventured, nothing gained.


 
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Post by Mcshelly » Fri. Jun. 07, 2024 8:50 pm

waytomany?s wrote:
Fri. Jun. 07, 2024 8:40 pm
Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
If you say so. I’m not about to start venturing into something I know nothing about…especially electrical…but thanks for your expertise

 
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Post by waytomany?s » Sat. Jun. 08, 2024 8:06 am

Mcshelly wrote:
Fri. Jun. 07, 2024 8:50 pm
If you say so. I’m not about to start venturing into something I know nothing about…especially electrical…but thanks for your expertise
Depending on the style, there's a cover. That is what I intended. You have to shut it off at the breaker before you go playing with wires etc. it's hard to see if something is caught, broken etc without it running though. Kinda hard to diagnose otherwise. What did you expect someone to say?

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