Direct hot surface ignition system features and advanced silicon nitride igniter and in-shot burners for greater reliability.

Temperature limit control, reliable gas valve and induced draft motor all help ensure safe operation.

Solid pre-painted steel insulated cabinet with tight-fit door latch system, blower motor isolated behind a sealed door, and soft-mount rubber gaskets on key components lower operating sounds.

ECM variable-speed blower motor provides efficiency. The VC 97 is also compatible with two-stage cooling, and its advanced dehumidification capability can reduce additional moisture in the air when paired with an air conditioner or heat pump and a humidity-sensing thermostat.

System Control
State-of-the-art electronic controls monitor system operation and allow for faster, easier system diagnostics.

Observer™ Communicating Control
Communicating ControlThe VC 97 is teamed with our innovative Observer™ communicating control. It offers full-color touchscreen technology and coordinates with compatible furnace, air conditioner and system accessories to create maximum efficiency and ideal comfort.

  • Energy-saving high efficiency operation of 97% AFUE.
  • 10 year No Hassle Replacement™ limited warranty* gives you a replacement unit if the heat exchanger should fail within the first ten years.
  • Lifetime limited warranty* on the primary and secondary heat exchanger.
  • 10 year limited warranty* on all functional parts.

* See published warranty for complete details.