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Old 06-09-2014, 09:04 AM   #1
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No heat to bedroom

I have 2014 V_cross Vibe. Tried sleeping in it with heater on last night for first time. I get heat flow in bathroom and living room, but absolutely no air flow, hot or cold, from bedroom register. Anyone else. I'll call dealer today.

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Old 06-09-2014, 09:17 AM   #2
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I have the same problem, got to looking it over yesterday and found a ducting hose (looks like vacuum cleaner hose) that is crushed to near closed by a badly installed wire tie.
I will chat with the dealer when we get back home.
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Old 06-09-2014, 09:55 AM   #3
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Did you access the ducting from underneath or in the heater "closet.?"

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Did you access the ducting from underneath or in the heater "closet.?"

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On mine I pulled an access panel in the basement.
Look where the heat register is, the problem may be below it.
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No heat in my bedroom either. I just figured it was because we been married almost 40 years. ROFL!!!!!!! (Sorry, could not refrain from the comment.)
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No heat in my bedroom either. I just figured it was because we been married almost 40 years. ROFL!!!!!!! (Sorry, could not refrain from the comment.)
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Still chuckling. Figured if I did not say it someone else would.
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Still chuckling. Figured if I did not say it someone else would.
I have done that once or twice....
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Horrible heat ducting

To investigate my no-heat in the bedroom problem, I ended up removing the heater and cutting access flaps in the underbelly. What I discovered was that there were two 4" flexible ducts routed from the heater to the main room and bedroom around the huge water tanks. There is only room for one duct past the water tank to the heater, due to terribly placed gas lines, etc. The ducts where 20 ft lengths that, of course, were not expanded and shortened to allow efficient air flow. The factory had forced two of the ducts throw the narrow passage past the tank, where someone had drilled a support screw through the side and right into the ducting. The ducting to the bedroom had been crushed and severed !!! To redo the ducting I had to remove half of the cardboard underbelly. I retained one duct running back from the heater, past the water tank. Once past the water tank, I installed a "Y" section and connected one leg of ducting straight up to the main room and the other leg on back to the bedroom. I expanded the ducting and removed excess. Today I'll reinstall the heater and test the system and then reinstall the underbelly, including reinstalling the gas line! I doubt if warranty service would have gone through such lengths to do it right.
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To investigate my no-heat in the bedroom problem, I ended up removing the heater and cutting access flaps in the underbelly. What I discovered was that there were two 4" flexible ducts routed from the heater to the main room and bedroom around the huge water tanks. There is only room for one duct past the water tank to the heater, due to terribly placed gas lines, etc. The ducts where 20 ft lengths that, of course, were not expanded and shortened to allow efficient air flow. The factory had forced two of the ducts throw the narrow passage past the tank, where someone had drilled a support screw through the side and right into the ducting. The ducting to the bedroom had been crushed and severed !!! To redo the ducting I had to remove half of the cardboard underbelly. I retained one duct running back from the heater, past the water tank. Once past the water tank, I installed a "Y" section and connected one leg of ducting straight up to the main room and the other leg on back to the bedroom. I expanded the ducting and removed excess. Today I'll reinstall the heater and test the system and then reinstall the underbelly, including reinstalling the gas line!
Dang!

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I doubt if warranty service would have gone through such lengths to do it right.
I doubt it as well far to much time tied up in this repair.

Did you take pictures?
If so send a few of them to the factory head office.
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