The T8132C Programmable Thermostat provides en-
ergy savings for heating and cooling applications. Separate
programs can be set for weekdays and weekends.
Check Table 1 to make sure the T8132C Thermostat is
compatible with the intended system.
TABLE 1—COMPATIBILITY CHART.
Electric Air Conditioning
(120/240 Line Volt)
Heat pumps/Multistage Equipment
Not compatible with any 120/240 volt circuit.
Not designed for steam or gravity systems.
Compatible with 2-wire Honeywell zone valves. Isolating
relay required for 3-wire thermostats for zone valves. Not
compatible with 2-wire White Rodgers no. 1361 Valves.
WHEN INSTALLING THIS PRODUCT...
1. Read these instructions carefully. Failure to fol-
low instructions can damage product or cause a hazardous
2. Check the ratings given in the instructions and on
the product to make sure the product is suitable for your
3. Make sure installer is a trained, experienced service
4. After completing installation, use these instructions
to check out product operation.
Disconnect power supply before wiring to pre-
vent electrical shock or equipment damage.
G. S. • 1-95 • ©Honeywell Inc. 1995 • Form Number 69-0889
Locate the thermostat about 5 ft (1.5m) above the floor
in an area with good air circulation at average temperature.
Do not mount the thermostat where it may be affected by:
— drafts or dead spots behind doors and in corners.
— hot or cold air ducts.
— concealed pipes and chimneys.
— unheated (uncooled) areas such as an outside wall
behind the thermostat.
MOUNT THERMOSTAT MOUNTING PLATE
Position mounting plate on wall. Use spirit level to make
sure mounting plate is level. Use a pencil to mark the two
Level for appearance only; thermostat functions prop-
erly even when not level. Tighten mounting screws.
Remove mounting plate from wall, and drill 3/16 inch
holes in wall (if drywall) as marked. For firmer material
such as plaster or wood, drill 7/32 inch holes. Gently tap
anchors (provided) into drilled holes until flush with the
Reposition mounting plate over holes, pulling wires
through wiring opening. Loosely insert two mounting screws
Fig. 1—Mounting thermostat mounting plate.
All wiring must comply with all applicable electrical
codes, ordinances, and regulations. Follow instructions
provided with the controlled equipment.
Run the required number of wires to the thermostat
location (check the appropriate wiring diagram). Refer to
Fig. 3 through 6 for typical wiring diagrams.
In 5-wire installations only, be sure to remove the fac-
tory-installed jumper connecting terminals R and Rc.