Designed with an enhanced comfort in mind, the ARUF31B14 air handler lives up to Goodman’s expectations to be efficient and inexpensive, ready to heat and cool your home when paired with a condenser whenever you need it.
- 2.5 ton air handler
- Electric heat compatible
- Efficient multi-speed blower
- Multi-positional (upflow, downflow, or horizontal)
The Goodman ARUF31B14 air handler is rated for up to 2.5 tons. In some packages, the air handler will be slightly larger in tonnage than the condenser in the package. This is intentional, as it maintains the overall efficiency of the entire system. From the factory, the unit does need an outdoor unit to function as an AC or heat pump air handler, however it can use an electric heat kit and acts as a straight electric heating unit when the kit field installed.
The ARUF31B14 comes with Goodman’s standard 10 year parts warranty when registered online through the manufacturer. Please note that in order for the warranty to be upheld, the installation must be compliant to all related local and state codes, as well as the unit must be paired with an approved condenser.
Durability and Reliability
The ARUF31B14 air handler is factory-sealed, making it compliant out of the box with 2001 Florida Building Code compliant and decreasing air leakage, increasing efficiency and saving the air to heat or cool your home and providing a peace of mind that the reliability of the unit will heat or cool your home whenever you need it to. Moreover, the ARUF31B14 has a sub-structure that increases overall unit stability, and its cabinet is durable in construction to protect your new investment.
Installation and Maintenance
The Goodman ARUF31B14 air handler contains both a coil and a blower motor in its cabinet. This one-piece design generally makes installations simpler, keeping more money in your pocket since it lowers installation costs. For accessory add-ons, there are multiple knockouts for easy installation, like a single-bulb UV light port. Moreover, the SmartFrame sub-structure provides enhanced stability and easier installation with its special mounting configurations, and the cabinet is designed to be able to function in the upflow, downflow, or horizontal configurations with ease. For easier maintenance, the air handler also has side and top access panels.
The Goodman ARUF31B14 air handler is built with a direct-drive, multi-speed blower motor, providing a more steady temperature in your home, making you more comfortable and lowering operating costs.