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Old 10-24-2012, 05:09 PM   #1
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Cherokee Furnace

The furnace in my Cherokee 39L stopped working, the first day of deer season. It is the F30. It would run about 30 seconds then shut off. I took the furnace out and took it to the dealer to check out. There was a chaffed wire in the bottom of the furnace, where the heat comes out, shorting out and stopping the sparking process and shutting it down. If anyone has a problem with their furnace and is taking it out for repair, you might want to check this wire and isolate it from the metal. I used hi heat gasket silicone. There was also a screw missing from the rear brace on the fan motor, probably causing more vibration than usual. I don't think there was ever a screw in it. Also it is a very poor place to run the wires.

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Old 10-25-2012, 11:41 AM   #2
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Good info to pass along!
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