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Old 07-03-2018, 11:18 AM   #1
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WiFi Thermostat

I want to install a WiFi thermostat for my dual zone dometic AC units.

has anyone done this yet?
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Old 07-03-2018, 11:24 AM   #2
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Not sure exactly what you have but dometic uses a different kind of thermostat that is connected to a control box in the AC unit. I'm sure someone else will chime in but I'm pretty confident you won't be able to do anything like that because a regular house thermostat won't work.
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Old 07-03-2018, 01:14 PM   #3
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As Mmcglynn said, if you have a newer Dometic unit then you have the one with the digital communications and therefore you can't just replace the thermostat with a household model.

You can replace it, but you also have to replace the control box in the A/C and run new thermostat cable, which is usually the hardest part, because of how it's ran in and around stuff in the walls and ceiling.
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Old 07-03-2018, 01:26 PM   #4
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This is true. I have the dometic that uses the digital comms.

I ran into the same issue in my home (Honeywell). Can't use a smart thermostat unless I pull both parts out.



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Old 07-03-2018, 01:49 PM   #5
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well, that is no fun! Thanks all.
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Old 07-03-2018, 05:40 PM   #6
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If you have the Dometic capacitive touch stat, they now have a bluetooth version that is directly compatible. Otherwise you may be out of luck.
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