Fixing Error Code 201 on Your Lennox® Furnace

Cold home and experiencing error code 201 from your Lennox® furnace?

Your furnace’s indicator light will display this distinct issue. This red light is located on the front of your furnace, and typically is visible through a tiny window on the access panel door. The light flashes red to display error codes, similar to Morse code.

As it repeats a fault code, you could see fast flashes or a slow flash that alternates. Error code 201, to be specific, means there’s trouble with your furnace’s blower motor. As a consequence, the furnace won’t be able to switch on as it can’t contact this piece.

You can trust our Becht/Givens Service Experts Experts to get this piece repaired or replaced right away. All our technicians are ACE certified, which means they’ve passed in-depth training to achieve the greatest certification in our industry. They’re well-educated to meet all your heating needs, including repairing furnace errors.

Your satisfaction with our furnace repair services matters to us. That’s why our services include our one-year 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.*



Your Furnace’s Blower Motor is Malfunctioning—What Next?

Your furnace’s blower motor is a critical part since it moves the warm air your furnace generates. Your home can’t get warm without it.

This error is commonly brought on by a power outage or the motor not having power. Unsecured wiring or water on the system component controls could be the issue. It can also mean there’s a problem with the motor itself.

Estimated Repair Cost for Furnace Error Code 201

The cost to fix your furnace is linked to what’s wrong and how many hours it will require to solve. With this issue, there may be something malfunctioning with the blower motor or the system’s component controls.

Here’s the typical expense for repairs and replacement:

  • Blower motor repair: $150–$450
  • Replace furnace control board, high efficiency: $600
  • Replace furnace control board, single stage: $75–$200

Your precise costs will be different based on what the issue is and what kind of furnace you have. High-efficiency furnaces, such as variable-speed models, are more complex. As a consequence, they’re often more costly to repair.

Becht/Givens Service Experts Will Have Your Furnace Running Again Rapidly

Having a furnace error is an annoying circumstance, particularly as the temperature falls in your house. But it’s an easy approach when you call the Experts at Becht/Givens Service Experts. We’ll pinpoint the trouble fast and get your furnace heating again in no time at all.

Call at 502-785-8230 to request a free estimate or to schedule your appointment today.


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