How to Reset Honeywell Thermostat Pro Series T6
If you’re having trouble with your Honeywell T6 Pro thermostat, resetting it can usually solve any issues you’re experiencing. Whether you need to reset the thermostat due to a malfunction or simply to start over from scratch, it’s fairly easy to do. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to reset the Honeywell T6 Pro thermostat.
Step 1: Turn off the thermostat
Before you start, you’ll need to turn off the thermostat. This is important to avoid any damage to the system. To turn off the thermostat, press and hold the center touch button until the display changes. Then, use the arrow buttons to navigate to the “OFF” option and press the center touch button to select it.
Step 2: Turn off the power to the furnace or air conditioner
In order to reset the thermostat, you’ll need to turn off the power to the furnace or air conditioner as well. This will ensure that the thermostat can be reset properly. Locate the circuit breaker or fuse box that controls the power to your HVAC system and turn it off.
Step 3: Remove the thermostat from the wall plate
Next, you’ll need to remove the thermostat from the wall plate. This is where you’ll find the reset button. To do this, gently pull the thermostat away from the wall plate until it pops off.
Step 4: Locate the reset button
Once you’ve removed the thermostat from the wall plate, look for the reset button on the back of the thermostat. You’ll need to press and hold this button for a few seconds to reset the thermostat.
Step 5: Hold down the reset button
Using a paperclip or small tool, press and hold the reset button on the back of the thermostat for about 5-10 seconds. You should see the screen light up and display “RST” or “RESET” on the screen.
Step 6: Reinstall the thermostat
Once the thermostat has been reset, you can reinstall it onto the wall plate. Slide the thermostat back onto the plate until it clicks into place. Make sure the thermostat is level and flush with the wall.
Step 7: Turn the power back on
Finally, turn the power back on to your HVAC system by flipping the circuit breaker or fuse box back on. Your thermostat should now be reset and should display the current time and temperature.
FAQs about resetting Honeywell T6 Pro Thermostat
1. Do I need to reset my Honeywell T6 Pro thermostat?
If you’re experiencing any issues with your thermostat or if you need to start over from scratch, resetting the Honeywell T6 Pro thermostat can help. It’s a simple process that can be done in just a few minutes.
2. Will resetting my Honeywell T6 Pro thermostat delete my settings?
Yes, resetting your Honeywell T6 Pro thermostat will delete all of your custom settings. You’ll need to program your thermostat again from scratch.
3. How often should I reset my Honeywell T6 Pro thermostat?
You shouldn’t need to reset your Honeywell T6 Pro thermostat very often. Resetting it once every few years should be enough to fix any issues you’re experiencing or to start over with a fresh slate.
4. What should I do if resetting my Honeywell T6 Pro thermostat doesn’t work?
If resetting your Honeywell T6 Pro thermostat doesn’t solve the issue you’re experiencing, you may need to contact a professional HVAC technician for further assistance. There may be an underlying problem with your HVAC system that needs to be addressed.