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986T

Evolution® System Variable-Speed 90+% Efficiency Gas Furnace
Model 986T

Exceptional Efficiency and Cozy Comfort

Choose the Model 986T with Perfect Heat® technology and up to 96.5% AFUE efficiency. It’s the perfect way to indulge your senses in consistently warm and impeccably controlled comfort all winter long. As a part of your year-round comfort system, this variable speed furnace also provides welcome relief from hot, sticky summer humidity.

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  • Manage your utility costs with high-efficiency comfort: up to 96.5% AFUE
  • Enjoy the ultra-quiet performance and even-temperature comfort of variable speed air delivery
  • Two-stage operation allows longer, more consistent heating cycles on low stage for savings and comfort
  • Perfect Heat® technology means consistent comfort by adjusting system operation to changing conditions
  • Perfect Humidity® technology removes more moisture than a standard furnace during cooling operation (when installed with a matched air conditioner or heat pump)
  • Fan On Plus™ technology lets you choose between four speeds of continuous fan operation with a compatible control
  • Insulated cabinet for quieter operation
  • External filter cabinet makes filter changes easier
  • Lifetime limited warranty on heat exchanger1
  • 10-year parts limited warranty upon registration2
1To 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 reduced to 20-years (from Lifetime) 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
2To 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.

EFFICIENCY MANAGEMENT

Gas Efficiency Up to 96.5% AFUE
Electrical Efficiency Excellent
ENERGY STAR® The Model 986T meets the ENERGY STAR® guidelines for high efficiency in select sizes.
Heating stages Two-stage operation for efficiency and comfort
Summer savings The variable-speed blower motor, with properly matched cooling system components, is the best choice for improving SEER (energy efficiency) during cooling season
Hybrid Heat® system capable Allows gas furnace/heat pump system combinations for best heating efficiencies

CONVENIENCES

Filter cabinet Allows easier filter changes
TrueSense  Dirty filter detection with Evolution control
Maintenance reminders With Evolution control

TECHNOLOGY

SmartEvap  technology Provides additional summer duhumidification as a part of your air conditioning system
QuietTech  Sound-reducing technology
Blower Motor Variable-speed ECM
Primary Heat Exchanger Corrosion-resistant clamshell design of aluminized steel
Secondary Heat Exchanger Fin-and-tube stainless steel
Gas Valve Two-stage
Igniter PerfectLight  hot surface igniter (pilot-free)
Fuel Natural gas, convertible to liquid propane (LP)
Capacity 60,000 - 120,000 BTUH

AESTHETICS

Profile 4-way multipoise
Construction Galvanized steel
Paint Baked-on urethane base coat and polyester top coat
Bryant reserves the right to discontinue or change any specification or design without prior notice or obligation.
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