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Lennox G61V Furnace Overview

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The Lennox G61V is a discontinued variable-speed gas furnace with enhance humidity controls that operates at multiple speeds to regulate the air flow throughout the home.

A SureLight control board ensures easy and efficient functioning of all systems. This furnace is Energy Star rated with an AFUE from 94.6 to 95%. It is a two-stage furnace that provides two levels of heating for temperature control. The design of the Lennox G61V Furnace is CSA certified and has obtained the Good Housekeeping Seal.

The G61V and the G61MPV are identical machines — Lennox is just not consistent in how they refer to the two. (The “G” means “natural gas”, the “61” is the series identifier, and “MPV” means “multi-positional, variable speed”).

Furnace Filters for the Lennox G61V

Air Flow Configuration Cabinet Width Filter Size(s)
All 17-1/2″ 16x25x1 (side)
16x25x1 (bottom)
All 21″ 16x25x1 (side)
20x25x1 (bottom)
All 24-1/2″ Two 16x25x1 (side)
24x25x1 (bottom)

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Consumer Reviews of Lennox G61V

3.4

  • Very Satisfied
    13
  • Somewhat Satisfied
    0
  • Neutral
    0
  • Somewhat Unsatisfied
    0
  • Very Unsatisfied
    9
  • #4 of 29 Lennox Furnace
  • 59.09% of customers recommended

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Lennox G61V Furnace Reviews

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5.0 rating
Very Satisfied

Bought a Lennox G61MPV36B070 for my home. The quietest furnace you can buy. It is true. Awesome product.I learned in my research that most of the folks having problems bought from a contractor who did not use journeyman installation crews, at a cheaper price. 80% of how long they last and how well any furnace works is ALL about the installation. I didn’t skimp and am well satisfied. The furnace industry has huge turn over in companies that go out of business. Most installers don’t know their business very well at all, even some that have been around for years hire guys who know little and install poorly. I learned that if you choose the best installers,(union guys that are real pipefitters, plumbers and sheetmetal workers,) you won’t have problems. We had a great company do our work. Their guys were Nate Certified Union Journeymen.

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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5.0 rating
Very Satisfied

Our gas bill went down considerably since installing the Lennox G61MPV furnace ; It is as quiet today as the day it was installed 3 years ago, and purrs like a kitten. We look forward to the annual maintenace visits from our Lennox contractor.

Calgary, Alberta

Other G61V Reviews

Commenters on HVAC-Talk message boards and heating contractor sites intensely debate Lennox equipment in general:

  • Several posters suggest that Lennox is inferior to many brands, such as Trane, due to frequent problems with circuit boards, inducer blowers, and even motors.
  • Others state that Lennox is one of the better brands because problematic components were discarded years ago and new innovative equipment has since been introduced to improve their quality.
  • In another hvac-talk.com forum, a professional technician states that Lennox parts are cheaper than many others, yet others have complained that waiting for parts and Lennox technical support, whenever available, is problematic, causing inconvenience for customers.
  • Several people in another hvac-talk.com forum argue Lennox equipment requires Lennox technicians because they are most familiar with problems related to this brand.

Lennox G61V Model Numbers

The G61V is available in different models which vary in efficiency and capacity.

Model Number AFUE BTUs per Hour
G61MPV-36B-045-* 94.1 44,000
G61MPV-36B-045-** 94.1 44,000
G61MPV-36B-070-* 94.1 66,000
G61MPV-36B-071-* 95 66,000
G61MPV-36B-071-* 95 66,000
G61MPV-36B-071-** 95 66,000
G61MPV-36B-071-** 95 66,000
G61MPV-36C-090-* 94.3 88,000
G61MPV-60C-090-* 94.6 88,000
G61MPV-60C-091-* 95 88,000
G61MPV-60C-091-* 95 88,000
G61MPV-60C-091-** 95 88,000
G61MPV-60C-091-** 95 88,000
G61MPV-60C-110-* 94.3 110,000
G61MPV-60C-111-* 95 110,000
G61MPV-60C-111-* 95 110,000
G61MPV-60C-111-** 95 110,000
G61MPV-60C-111-** 95 110,000
G61MPV-60D-135-* 94.6 132,000

G61V Warranty

The Lennox Elite series offers a 5-year warranty on parts, 10 years on the compressor and 20-year to limited Limited Lifetime on the heat exchanger.

An extended warranty is available which extends the parts warranty to 10 years, if your furnace was installed after March 1, 2009 and you register online within 90 days of installation.

An extended warranty (which covers labor) is available from Lennox dealers for an additional fee.

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