Packaged Gas Furnace Ratings part 3, A Repairman Reviews The Brands...

Packaged gas furnace ratings part 3 continues our expert and unbiased reviews with a look at the Century, Champion, Coleman, Comfort-Aire, Comfortmaker, Concord, Daikin, Dayton, and Day & Night brands.

BRAND---------BASIC--PREMIUM--HYBRID

CENTURY----------<1*--------NA--------NA

The TGRG model units are basic 13 seer units but have adaptive hot surface igniter technology to extend the life of the igniter. The warranty on most parts is good but the guarantee on the heat exchanger is not. The brand is from HEAT CONTROLLER which is a part of MARS. century-hvac.com

CHAMPION----------3*--------NA--------NA

This brand is made by UPG which is a part of JOHNSON CONTROLS. The PCG4 is a compact unit that is backed by a pretty good guarantee. championhomecomfort.com

COLEMAN-----------3*--------NA--------NA

This brand is owned by JOHNSON CONTROLS. The DNO,DNX,DNZ models are basic units with all of the standard features but the warranty on the heat exchanger is not very good. The PCG4 is a basic gaspack with a better warranty on the heat exchanger. colemanac.com

COMFORT-AIRE--<1*-------NA--------NA  

The TGRG model units are basic 13 seer units but have adaptive hot surface igniter technology to extend the life of the igniter. The warranty on most parts is good but the guarantee on the heat exchanger is not. The brand is from HEAT CONTROLLER which is a part of MARS. comfort-aire.com

COMFORTMAKER----3*--------NA--------2*

This brand is from INTERNATIONAL COMFORT PRODUCTS (ICP) which is a part of UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP. The PGS4 series offers basic 14 seer units with tubular stainless steel heat exchangers for durability. The PDS4 hybrid units use electronic defrost controls and have all of the standard features. The warranty on the brand is not as good as some of the others. comfortmaker.com

CONCORD-----------3*--------NA--------2*

This brand is a part of ALLIED AIR ENTERPRISES which is owned by LENNOX INTERNATIONAL. The PRGE series units are basic 14 seer units that use old clam shell type heat exchangers. The PRDF models are hybrid units but they have only an average warranty. concord-air.com

DAIKIN--------------4*--------NA--------4*

The DP15GM models are basic gaspacks with a warranty that includes a six year replacement guarantee. The DP14DM is a hybrid model that is backed by a very good warranty. daikincomfort.com

DAYTON-----------<1*--------NA--------NA

This brand offers basic models that can be purchased directly from their website. grainger.com

DAY & NIGHT-------3*--------NA--------2*

This brand is from INTERNATIONAL COMFORT PRODUCTS (ICP) which is a part of UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP. The PGS4 series offers basic 14 seer units with tubular stainless steel heat exchangers for durability. The PDS4 hybrid units use electronic defrost controls and have all of the standard features. The warranty on the brand is not as good as some of the others. dayandnightcomfort.com

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