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Date created: 2014-02-02
Name: R. Peters
Location: Lincoln, NE
"Two-speed Puron (R-410a) Plus Heat Pump"
This Evolution unit was installed 12 years ago. It is really good when running, but needs fixed every other year since new, at a cost of at least $200. It has had a shorted wire on a sharp metal edge inside the unit, cost $200. It has had to have a electronic control board replaced, cost about $500. It has had a pair of conductors replaced about every 3 years, cost about $350. It has had a relay and capacity replaced, cost about $400. I'm sure the cost of break/fix repairs on this energy saving unit has all but been spent on keeping it running.
Date created: 2014-01-11
Name: Ann Thayer
"Bad heat pump"
Our unit is only 7 years old and we've have the repairmen here at least a couple times a year....every year!
Date created: 2013-11-15
Name: Ken Myerson
It is several years now and going strong. It sits there in the snow every year.
Date created: 2013-09-03
"No winter blues"
Year round this does the job. Bryant is a good unit. Have used them all and can tell you this is it.
Date created: 2013-08-05
"Another Satisfied Customer"
We have had this for a few years and it's good. We had a Rheem and they are very good. The way to find a good contractor is to check the sites in the phone book for the BBB. I read on the net that this site was a good place for reviews but they are lacking now in getting them posted as I can see by the Rheem heat pumps.
Date created: 2013-04-15
Name: Welcome Richardson
Location: Oxford, MA
Bryant systems are very reliable if your installation company installs and tests it properly. 9 out of 10 service calls on new installations is due to improper installation and a test of the complete systems including airflow.
Date created: 2013-03-25
Name: W Smith
Location: Richmond Virginia
I live in a brand new apartment complex that has the Bryant heat pumps and I have seen them freeze up (not good) leak freon and they make a very loud noise when starting up. I thought the noise was just mine at first and it was having problems, but after walking around the complex others are doing the same thing. I have lived in other places over the years and have never experienced the irritating noise this one makes and the always seem to install these things next to your bedroom. Would not recommend Bryant. Get a Trane or York.
Date created: 2013-01-17
Name: C Parkin
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
"38 yo Bryant"
I have a Bryant 4-ton over/under heat pump that was installed in 1973. The unit worked flawlessly for many years, had regular annual maintenance but finally died just before Christmas 2012. I am not fixing it due to lack of oem parts and that it operates around a 6 seer. Looking forward to my new unit being installed later this month.
Date created: 2012-11-28
"Don't Do It"
Nothing but problems... First time the ac was on it flooded the downstairs. Did it 3 times before tech found out what it was from. The defrost on unit is set at 30 minutes -- it cuts on and off all the time (I timed it). It was on cut off came back on it within 5 minutes and blows cold air when it's in defrost. Had it installed in March and so far its had 6+ service calls on it
Date created: 2012-10-08
Location: Franklin, IN
"3 Years no Problems"
3 years no problems. Lowered electric bill and is very quiet!
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