Elite Series Gas Furnaces Offer High Efficiency and Outstanding Features

As its name suggests, the Elite Series is a step above when it comes to gas furnaces. These furnaces have impressive features and are highly efficient. Compared to typical gas furnaces, you could save a substantial amount on your annual utility expenses. In addition, you’ll receive the comfort you want on the coldest days of the year. Find product details about each of our Elite Series gas furnaces below, and call Alan Heating Air Conditioning, Inc. in Elmhurst at 630-833-1100 when you’re ready to talk with one of our team members about gas furnace replacement.

EL296V High-Efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace

One of our most efficient gas furnaces, the EL296V, has earned an efficiency rating of 96% AFUE * and is ENERGY STAR® qualified. This means your energy expenses could decreases and you can enjoy the good feeling of environmental responsibility. These efficiency levels are reached, in part, from the furnace’s variable speed motor, which regulates the speed at which warm air is pumped out to maintain a consistent heat over time without using lots of energy in the process.

  • SilentComfort Technology delivers heat so quietly you may not even notice it
  • Variable speed motor delivers increased 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 conditioned and heated air throughout your home
  • Ultra-low Constant Fan provides a quiet, consistent flow of air and optimizes indoor air quality accessories.
  • SureLight® ignitor —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
EL296V High-Efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 96
Price Guide: $$$Energy Star badge

EL296E High-efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace

Offered in Elmhurst, the EL296E uses a variety of features to produce excellent energy efficiency. In constant fan mode, the Power Saver constant torque motor can be 200% more efficient than typical single-stage motors in constant fan mode and is up to 33% more efficient. Additionally, this unit has earned the ENERGY STAR label and achieved an efficiency rating of 96% AFUE*.

  • Power Saver motor operates at constant torque to help maintain consistent air flow
  • Power Saver technology not only provides energy boost capabilities to help improve the overall system efficiency, similar to a variable speed furnace, but also delivers higher SEER ratings in cooling mode. In continuous fan mode, this technology helps keep energy waste at a minimum
  • Two-Stage gas valve runs at a lower heating output for efficiency, switching to a higher output as needed
  • SureLight® ignitor—silicone nitride construction helps ensure longer 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
EL296E High-efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): up to 96
Price Guide: $$Energy Star badge

EL196E High-Efficiency Gas Furnace

Experience efficiency, energy savings and comfort in one system—the EL196E gas furnace. With Power Saver™ technology, you’ll feel the efficiency in even temperatures and your heating bills. This feature allows the furnace to adjust airspeed based on demand. As a result, it uses less energy in heating and cooling operations. This furnace has achieved ENERGY STAR® qualification, meaning it matches or exceeds EPA guidelines for conservation. It also features:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 96% AFUE1—which could help decrease your energy bills.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan is always running, ending annoying start-up sounds.
  • iComfort®-enabled technology, when linked with an iComfort® E30 Smart Thermostat, it learns your family’s routine to save on energy costs. Use your voice to dial in comfort when your thermostat is linked with Amazon Alexa or the Apple HomeKit.2
  • Power Saver™ motor distributes stable temperatures, steady airflow and quiet operation.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Use with an electric Lennox® heat pump for maximum efficiency.
  • SureLight® ignition gives reliable operation.
  • Stainless-steel secondary heat exchanger traps additional heat.
  • Sealed blower compartment and fully insulated cabinet limits 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 Alan Heating Air Conditioning, Inc. for more information.3
EL196E High-Efficiency Gas Furnace
Price Guide: $$
Efficiency Rating (SEER): Up to 96

EL195NE Ultra-Low Emissions Gas Furnace

Take comfort in knowing the EL195NE gas furnace can keep your home cozy on the coldest day—while protecting the environment. The first lowest emission furnace on the market,1 the EL195NE creates 65 percent less nitrogen oxide than standard low-NOx furnaces. Lower emissions mean there’s purer air to breathe and a cleaner environment for plants to grow. This furnace has also attained ENERGY STAR® status and also includes:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 95% AFUE rating2—which may decrease your energy expenses.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan restricts start-up noise.
  • Power Saver™ motor gives consistent airflow and quiet heating.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Install an electric Lennox® heat pump for the highest efficiency.
  • SureLight® ignition offers trustworthy operation.
  • Stainless-steel secondary heat exchanger catches more heat.
  • Sealed blower compartment minimizes 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 Alan Heating Air Conditioning, Inc. 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

With the EL180NE gas furnace, you can efficiently warm your home without warming the planet. The first lowest emission furnace you can get,1 the EL180NE creates 65 percent less nitrogen oxide than standard low-NOx furnaces. By decreasing these emissions, you can ensure you and your family have clean air to breathe. Plus, when compared to other traditional furnaces, the EL180NE’s features could help you save hundreds of dollars on annual heating expenses. It also includes:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 80% AFUE2—which can reduce heating costs.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan provides quiet operation.
  • iComfort®-enabled technology, when installed with an iComfort® E30 Smart Thermostat, can save you more on energy expenses. Use voice commands for perfect comfort when your thermostat is paired with Amazon Alexa or the Apple HomeKit.3
  • Power Saver™ constant torque motor uses a reduced amount of energy by changing airspeed to demand.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Install an electric Lennox® heat pump for the best efficiency.
  • SureLight® hot surface ignition provides reliable performance.
  • Sealed blower compartment cuts back on 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.

 

Don’t forget that Alan Heating Air Conditioning, Inc. can assist with any gas furnace repairs and maintenance needs, along with gas furnace replacements in Chicago. Make your appointment online or by calling 630-833-1100 today.


* 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.