Elite Series Gas Furnaces Offer High Efficiency and Outstanding Features

It’s not called the Elite Series for no reason. These gas furnaces deliver excellent comfort for your home that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg every month. Energy efficiency is a key feature of each product, and with AFUE ratings* like these, you’ll wonder why you didn’t replace your furnace earlier. In addition to efficiency and reliable heat, the Elite Series gas furnaces have lots of wonderful features. Discover specifics on each model below. When you’re ready to take the next step toward a gas furnace replacement, call Rescue Heating & Air in Alice at 361-265-4371 or schedule an appointment online.

EL296V High-Efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace

The EL296V is one of the top furnaces around. It’s reliable and energy efficient, reaching an efficiency rating of 96% AFUE* and earning ENERGY STAR® qualification. Boasting a variable speed motor and two-stage heating, the system can simply adjust between providing heat for an extremely cold day versus a milder one. The point: you’ll stay warm and comfortable in all types of weather.

  • SilentComfort™ Technology offers quiet heating to help make your home more peaceful
  • Variable speed motor delivers better humidity control and consistent airflow for improved comfort and indoor air quality.
  • Enhanced humidity control — runs at different speeds to precisely control the flow of heated and cooled air throughout your home
  • Ultra-low Constant Fan provides a quiet, consistent flow of air and enhances indoor air quality accessories
  • SureLight® ignitor —silicone nitride construction helps enable long product life and reliable operation
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components (this product may be eligible for valuable 10-year Limited Extended Warranty coverage)
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty on heat exchanger
EL296V High-Efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 96
Price Guide: $$$Energy Star badge

EL296E High-efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace

ENERGY STAR® qualification and AFUE ratings of 96% are just the start of the energy efficiency discussion for this gas furnace. The EL296E features a Power Saver™ constant torque motor, which may be up to 200% more efficient on constant fan mode than a single-stage motor. The system also is quiet and helps provide consistent air flow for an evenly warmed home at all times.

  • Power Saver™ motor works at constant torque to help keep air flow consistent
  • Power Saver technology not only provides energy boost capabilities increasing the overall system efficiency, similar to a variable speed furnace, but also generates higher SEER ratings in cooling mode. Constant fan mode also helps reduce energy waste.
  • Two-Stage gas valve operates at a decreased heating output for efficiency, changing to a higher output as needed.
  • SureLight® ignitor—silicone nitride construction helps increase product life and allows reliable operation
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered component (this product may be eligible for valuable 10-year Limited Extended Warranty coverage)
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty on heat exchanger
EL296E High-efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): up to 96
Price Guide: $$Energy Star badge

EL280 Two-Stage Gas Furnace

Two-stage heating on the EL280 gas furnace is especially during Alice winters. It provides even temperatures, while changing its heat output in relation to the temperature outside. This furnace uses sound-absorbing materials to soften operation sounds and a Duralok™ heat exchanger for long life and reliability.

  • Efficiency rating of 80% AFUE *
  • Fully insulated for quiet operation
  • Two-stage motor for higher energy efficiency
  • Two-stage operation—generates more even temperatures in your home
  • Continuous low-speed fan slowly circulates air for increased comfort and improved indoor air quality. SureLight® ignition—silicone nitride construction ensures long product life and reliable operation
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components (this product may be eligible for valuable 10-year Limited Extended Warranty coverage)
  • 20-year Limited Warranty on heat exchanger
EL280 Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 80
Price Guide: $$

EL195E Gas Furnace

The difference in your utility expenses before and after installing an EL195E gas furnace can be astounding. The product’s efficiency rating of 95% AFUE* and Power Saver™ constant torque motor are combined to make this heating system an attractive option if you’re looking for a reliable and affordably priced gas furnace.

  • 95% AFUE efficiency rating
  • Fully insulated for silent operation
  • Power Saver™ constant torque motor maintains consistent airflow to help your home stay the temperature you desire at all times
  • SureLight® ignition – for reliable operation and long-lasting product life
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components (this product may be eligible for valuable 10-year Limited Extended Warranty coverage)
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty on heat exchanger
EL195E Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 95
Price Guide: $$

EL196E High-Efficiency Gas Furnace

Enjoy the quiet comfort of the energy-efficient EL196E gas furnace. Its innovative Power Saver™ motor distributes even temperatures while an ultra-low continuous fan minimizes loud noises when it turns on. Because this furnace is 33% more efficient than ones with standard motors, you’ll feel the difference in your home and energy bill. This ENERGY STAR®-rated furnace also features:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 96% AFUE1—potentially helping you reduce your heating bills.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan keeps the furnace quiet as it begins heating.
  • iComfort®-enabled technology, when paired with an iComfort® E30 Smart Thermostat, adjusts to your family’s routine to save on energy bills. Use your voice to set your comfort level when your thermostat is linked with Amazon Alexa or the Apple HomeKit.2
  • Power Saver™ motor keeps your home cozier with regular temperatures, stable airflow and quiet operation.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Create maximum efficiency by installing an electric Lennox® heat pump.
  • SureLight® ignition gives dependable operation.
  • Stainless-steel secondary heat exchanger captures additional heat.
  • Sealed blower compartment and fully insulated cabinet boosts comfort and efficiency by reducing heat loss.
  • Air filter and humidifier compatible.
  • Lifetime Limited Warranty on the heat exchanger.
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components.
  • 10-Year Limited Extended Warranty with product registration—ask Rescue Heating & Air for more information.3
EL196E High-Efficiency Gas Furnace
Price Guide: $$
Efficiency Rating (SEER): Up to 96

EL195NE Ultra-Low Emissions Gas Furnace

Special sound-absorbing parts used in the EL195NE gas furnace allow you to unwind in quiet warmth. But that’s not all. You’ll also benefit from potentially reduced heating expenses while helping preserve the environment. As the first lowest emission furnace you can get,1 the EL195NE produces 65 percent less nitrogen oxide than standard low-NOx furnaces. By choosing an ultra-low emissions furnace, you can help keep the environment healthy. Besides ENERGY STAR® certification for outstanding energy conservation, the EL195NE also features:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 95% AFUE2—which can keep energy bills lower.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan delivers quiet operation.
  • Power Saver™ motor provides even heating.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Improve energy efficiency by using an electric Lennox® heat pump.
  • SureLight® ignition offers trustworthy operation.
  • Stainless-steel secondary heat exchanger captures more heat.
  • Sealed blower compartment reduces heat loss.
  • Air filter and humidifier compatible.
  • Lifetime Limited Warranty on the heat exchanger.
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components.
  • 10-Year Limited Extended Warranty with product registration—ask Rescue Heating & Air for more information.3
EL195NE Ultra-Low Emissions Gas Furnace
Price Guide: $$
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 95

 

1Lennox® SL97UH40NV36B, EL195UH100NE60C, SL280UH100NV60C and EL180UH040NE36A units are the first commercially available, natural Gas-Fired Fan-type Central Furnaces to meet an NOx emission limit of 14 nanograms per Joule (ng/J).
2Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE) measures how efficiently an appliance converts fuel into heat over the course of a year. 
3Covered components may be eligible to receive a 10-year warranty. Online equipment registration at www.lennoxregistration.com is required within 60 days of installation (except in California and Quebec) or the Lennox® base warranty will apply. Applies to residential applications only. See actual warranty certificate for details.
Note: Due to Lennox’s ongoing commitment to quality, specifications and ratings are subject to change without notice.

 

EL180NE Ultra-Low Emissions Gas Furnace

The EL180NE gas furnace distributes maximum heat with less noise—all while reducing emissions. The first lowest emission furnace you can buy,1 the EL180NE produces 65 percent less nitrogen oxide than regular low-NOx furnaces. Nitrogen oxide is discharged when fuel ignites. In high concentrations, this gas can be detrimental to respiratory and environmental health. By cutting back on NOx emissions, you can ensure you and your family have clearer air to breathe. This furnace also features:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 80% AFUE2—which can lower utility expenses.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan ensures consistent temperatures.
  • iComfort®-enabled technology, when used with an iComfort® E30 Smart Thermostat, can save you more on energy costs. Use voice commands to run your furnace when your thermostat is paired with Amazon Alexa or the Apple HomeKit.3
  • Power Saver™ constant torque motor changes airspeed to demand, reducing energy use for heating and cooling.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Pair with an electric Lennox® heat pump for maximum efficiency.
  • SureLight® hot surface ignition ensures trouble-free operation.
  • Sealed blower compartment reduces heat loss.
  • Air filter and humidifier compatible.
  • 20-Year Limited Warranty on the heat exchanger.
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on all remaining covered components.4
EL180NE Ultra-Low Emissions Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 95
Price Guide: $$

 

1Lennox® SL97UH40NV36B, EL195UH100NE60C, SL280UH100NV60C and EL180UH040NE36A units are the first commercially available natural Gas-Fired Fan-type Central Furnaces to meet an NOx emission limit of 14 nanograms per Joule (ng/J).
2Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE) measures how efficiently an appliance converts fuel into heat over the course of a year. 
3Apple HomeKit technology provides an easy, secure way to control your home’s lights, doors, thermostats and more from your iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch. To control this HomeKit-enabled accessory, iOS 10.2.1 or later is recommended. Apple, Apple Watch, iPad, iPad Air, iPhone and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. HomeKit is a trademark of Apple Inc.
4Covered components may be eligible to receive a 10-year warranty. Online equipment registration at www.lennoxregistration.com is required within 60 days of installation (except in California and Quebec) or the Lennox® base warranty will apply. Applies to residential applications only. See actual warranty certificate for details. Note: Due to Lennox’s ongoing commitment to quality, specifications and ratings are subject to change without notice.

 

Keep in mind – Rescue Heating & Air can handle gas furnace repairs and maintenance checks, too. We’re ready for all your gas furnace needs. Call 361-265-4371 or use our online scheduler to make your next appointment.


* Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE) measures how efficient the appliance is in converting its fuel’s energy into heat over the course of a year.