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Comfort™ 13 Packaged Gas Furnace/Air Conditioner System
48ES-A

Single and Three-Phase with Puron® (R-410A) refrigerant

2 to 5 Tons

The Carrier® Comfort™ 13 packaged gas furnace / air conditioner with Puron refrigerant provides excellent energy efficiency, reliability and proven performance.

  • Enhanced summer dehumidification when managed by select thermostats
  • Single-stage compressor; single-stage gas valve and multi-speed blower motor

Standard Features

  • Up to 13 SEER
  • Up to 80.1% AFUE
  • Sound: as low as 75 decibels1 in cooling mode
  • Blower motor aided, enhanced summer dehumidification
  • Single-stage compressor operation
  • Multi-speed blower improves comfort and aids quiet operation
  • Aluminized steel, Turbo-Tubular™ design heat exchanger enhances heat transfer
  • Thermostatic Expansion Valve (TXV) refrigeration management maintains proper flow to help insure reliable, efficient operation
  • Fully insulated cabinet
  • Air purifier, humidifier and ventilator compatible
  • Non-ozone depleting Puron® refrigerant
  • Filter drier system protection from moisture and contaminants
  • Corrosion-resistant inducer assembly with stainless steel shaft
  • Envirotuff™ rust-proof base with integrated drain
  • 10-year parts limited warranty2
  • 20-year heat exchanger limited warranty3

Optional Features

  • Stainless steel heat exchanger with lifetime limited warranty4
  • ArmorCoat™ coil tin-plating for enhanced corrosion resistance
  • Optional labor warranty available5

1 Quietest size within each model group during most common cooling operation condition.
2 To the original owner, when product is used in an owner-occupied residence, a 10-year parts limited warranty upon timely registration of your new equipment. Warranty period is 5 years if not registered within 90 days. Jurisdictions where warranty benefits cannot be conditioned on registration will automatically receive a 10-year parts limited warranty. See warranty certificate for complete details.
3 To the original owner, when product is used in an owner-occupied residence, a 20-year heat exchanger parts limited warranty upon timely registration of your new equipment. Warranty period is 15-years on heat exchanger if not registered within 90 days. Jurisdictions where warranty benefits cannot be conditioned on registration will automatically receive the extended registered heat exchanger parts limited warranty period. See warranty certificate for details.
4 To the original owner, when product is used in an owner-occupied residence, a Lifetime heat exchanger parts limited warranty upon timely registration of your new equipment. Warranty period is 20-years on heat exchanger if not registered within 90 days. Jurisdictions where warranty benefits cannot be conditioned on registration will automatically receive the extended registered heat exchanger parts limited warranty period. See warranty certificate for details. 5 Ask your Carrier® dealer for details.

Efficiency

  • 13 SEER
  • 11 EER
  • Up to 80.1 AFUE

Performance

  • Blower motor enhanced summer dehumidification1 and temperature management
  • Sound: as low as 75 decibels2 in cooling mode

Technology

  • Single-stage scroll compressor
  • High-efficiency, multi-speed blower motor
  • Turbo Tubular design heat exchanger
  • Single-stage gas valve
  • Electronic spark to pilot ignition
  • System protecting high- and low-pressure switches
  • Thermostatic Expansion Valve (TXV) refrigeration management
  • Filter drier
  • Recommended control: Performance Edge® relative humidity or ComfortZone™ II thermostats
  • Optional ArmorCoat™ tin-plating to enhance corrosion resistance

Capacities

  • 2-5 ton cooling
  • 40,000-130,000 Btu/h heating

Requirements

  • 208-230 V

Aesthetics

  • Heavy-gauge, galvanized steel construction
  • Wire coil guard

1 Requires Performance™ Edge® relative humidity or ComfortZone™ II thermostats.

2 Quietest size within each model group during most common cooling operation condition.

Carrier reserves the right to discontinue or change any specification or design without prior notice or obligation.

Standard Features

  • Up to 13 SEER
  • Up to 80.1% AFUE
  • Sound: as low as 75 decibels1 in cooling mode
  • Blower motor aided, enhanced summer dehumidification
  • Single-stage compressor operation
  • Multi-speed blower improves comfort and aids quiet operation
  • Aluminized steel, Turbo-Tubular™ design heat exchanger enhances heat transfer
  • Thermostatic Expansion Valve (TXV) refrigeration management maintains proper flow to help insure reliable, efficient operation
  • Fully insulated cabinet
  • Air purifier, humidifier and ventilator compatible
  • Non-ozone depleting Puron® refrigerant
  • Filter drier system protection from moisture and contaminants
  • Corrosion-resistant inducer assembly with stainless steel shaft
  • Envirotuff™ rust-proof base with integrated drain
  • 10-year parts limited warranty2
  • 20-year heat exchanger limited warranty3

Optional Features

  • Stainless steel heat exchanger with lifetime limited warranty4
  • ArmorCoat™ coil tin-plating for enhanced corrosion resistance
  • Optional labor warranty available5

1 Quietest size within each model group during most common cooling operation condition.
2 To the original owner, when product is used in an owner-occupied residence, a 10-year parts limited warranty upon timely registration of your new equipment. Warranty period is 5 years if not registered within 90 days. Jurisdictions where warranty benefits cannot be conditioned on registration will automatically receive a 10-year parts limited warranty. See warranty certificate for complete details.
3 To the original owner, when product is used in an owner-occupied residence, a 20-year heat exchanger parts limited warranty upon timely registration of your new equipment. Warranty period is 15-years on heat exchanger if not registered within 90 days. Jurisdictions where warranty benefits cannot be conditioned on registration will automatically receive the extended registered heat exchanger parts limited warranty period. See warranty certificate for details.
4 To the original owner, when product is used in an owner-occupied residence, a Lifetime heat exchanger parts limited warranty upon timely registration of your new equipment. Warranty period is 20-years on heat exchanger if not registered within 90 days. Jurisdictions where warranty benefits cannot be conditioned on registration will automatically receive the extended registered heat exchanger parts limited warranty period. See warranty certificate for details. 5 Ask your Carrier® dealer for details.

Efficiency

  • 13 SEER
  • 11 EER
  • Up to 80.1 AFUE

Performance

  • Blower motor enhanced summer dehumidification1 and temperature management
  • Sound: as low as 75 decibels2 in cooling mode

Technology

  • Single-stage scroll compressor
  • High-efficiency, multi-speed blower motor
  • Turbo Tubular design heat exchanger
  • Single-stage gas valve
  • Electronic spark to pilot ignition
  • System protecting high- and low-pressure switches
  • Thermostatic Expansion Valve (TXV) refrigeration management
  • Filter drier
  • Recommended control: Performance Edge® relative humidity or ComfortZone™ II thermostats
  • Optional ArmorCoat™ tin-plating to enhance corrosion resistance

Capacities

  • 2-5 ton cooling
  • 40,000-130,000 Btu/h heating

Requirements

  • 208-230 V

Aesthetics

  • Heavy-gauge, galvanized steel construction
  • Wire coil guard

1 Requires Performance™ Edge® relative humidity or ComfortZone™ II thermostats.

2 Quietest size within each model group during most common cooling operation condition.

Carrier reserves the right to discontinue or change any specification or design without prior notice or obligation.

California residents please see Proposition 65