Elite Series Gas Furnaces Offer High Efficiency and Outstanding Features

The Elite Series got its name for a reason. These gas furnaces will provide excellent comfort for your home that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg every month. Energy efficiency is a primary feature of each model, and with AFUE ratings* like these, you’ll wonder why you didn’t get one of these furnaces sooner. Besides efficiency and reliable heat, the Elite Series gas furnaces have lots of wonderful features. Learn more about each model below. If you’re ready for a gas furnace replacement, call Main Heating & Cooling, Inc. in Utica at 586-731-0950 or schedule an appointment online.

EL296V High-Efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace

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

  • SilentComfort™ Technology helps produce heat you can feel, not hear
  • Variable speed motor provides increased humidity control and consistent airflow for improved comfort and indoor air quality.
  • Enhanced humidity control — works at different speeds to exactly control the flow of heated and cooled 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 helps offer 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 only the beginning of the energy efficiency features on this gas furnace. The EL296E features a Power Saver™ constant torque motor, which may be up to 200% more efficient when it’s set in constant fan mode than a single-stage motor. It’s also quiet and helps offer consistent air flow for a comfortable home at all times.

  • Power Saver™ motor runs at constant torque to help keep air flow consistent
  • Power Saver technology not only provides energy boost capabilities enhancing the overall system efficiency, similar to a variable speed furnace, but also produces higher SEER ratings in cooling mode. The technology keeps energy waste low when kept in constant fan mode.
  • 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 ensure reliable operation and could lengthen product life
  • 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 comes in handy during Utica winters. It produces even temperatures, while adjusting its heat output based on the temperature outside. This unit uses sound-absorbing materials to reduce operation sounds and a Duralok™ heat exchanger for long life and reliability.

  • Efficiency rating of 80% AFUE *
  • Fully insulated for quieter operating noises
  • Two-stage motor helps increase energy efficiency
  • Two-stage operation—provides 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 enables 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
EL280 Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 80
Price Guide: $$

EL180E Gas Furnace

If you’re searching for a new gas furnace in Utica, the EL180E has all the features you’d need in a heating system. Consistent airflow, sound-absorbing materials and continuous low-speed fan that strengthens indoor air quality are just a few features that define the EL180E. Check out the other benefits:

  • 80% AFUE efficiency rating*
  • Fully insulated for quieter operating sounds
  • Power Saver™ constant torque motor provides consistent airflow
  • SureLight® ignition helps ensure 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
EL180E 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 are considering a reliable and affordable 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 longer 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: $$

Don’t forget – Main Heating & Cooling, Inc. can handle gas furnace repairs and maintenance checks, too. We’re available for all your gas furnace needs. Call 586-731-0950 or use our online scheduler to book 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.