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Old 04-23-2019, 05:47 PM   #1
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New rooftop AC model#

99 fds looking to replace my rooftop HEAT PUMPS.
Looking for a solution that is plug and play. (Duct lines up) same tstat wiring style phone jack rj11. And if possible a suggestion on where to purchase them. I have read the low profile units produce less airflow,I'm leaning towards the brisk II but I'm looking for confirmation that it's plug and play,so to speak. Thanks in advance.
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Not familiar with your unit but the Brisk II will require the 10 button thermostat.
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Not familiar with your unit but the Brisk II will require the 10 button thermostat.
Thanks I only have 5 button
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PPL in Houston TX has a great tech assist / parts shop...they are well versed on RV roof top options.....shipping and taxes vary based on your location and add to cost but their prices are pretty good....worth a call to them to get the process started....
PS--your old t-stat might be an issue and may require change out....
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Youíll have to change the thermostat if you want to keep the 5 button thermostat, but if youíre changing both units, just change to the nicer thermostat.

Iím guessing the correct duct fittings on a 99 should be close to a 2005. If so, the Dometic Penguin II is the recommended replacement. Otherwise, youíll have to do some ductwork.

I posted about my experience a while back. Should be pretty easy to find.
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