Elite Series Gas Furnaces Offer High Efficiency and Outstanding Features

The Elite Series got its name for a reason. These gas furnaces will provide outstanding comfort for your home that doesn’t drain your bank account every month. Energy efficiency is a primary feature of each model, and with AFUE ratings* like these, you’ll wonder why you didn’t replace your furnace earlier. Aside from 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 iTemp Heating and Air Conditioning in Chicago at 773-704-0640 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 efficient, achieving an efficiency rating of 96% AFUE* and earning ENERGY STAR® qualification. Boasting a variable speed motor and two-stage heating, the system can easily switch between providing heat for days when the weather’s extremely cold and days when the temperature is more mild. The bottom line: you’ll stay warm and comfortable no matter what the weather outside is like.

  • SilentComfort™ Technology delivers the ultimate in quiet consistent heating
  • Variable speed motor enables greater humidity control and consistent airflow for improved comfort and indoor air quality.
  • Enhanced humidity control — works 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 optimizes indoor air quality accessories
  • SureLight® ignitor —silicone nitride construction 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)
  • 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 features on this gas furnace. The EL296E features a Power Saver™ constant torque motor, which may be up to 200% more efficient in constant fan mode than a single-stage motor. The system also is quiet and helps maintain consistent air flow for an evenly warmed 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 improving 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 lower heating output for efficiency, switching 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 Chicago winters. It produces even temperatures, while altering its heat output depending on the temperature outside. This furnace 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—enables more even temperatures in your home
  • Continuous low-speed fan slowly circulates air for more 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: $$

EL180E Gas Furnace

For anyone looking for a new gas furnace in Chicago, 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 handful of features that define the EL180E. Look through the other benefits:

  • 80% AFUE efficiency rating*
  • Fully insulated for quiet operation
  • Power Saver™ constant torque motor maintains 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

One of the best parts of installing the EL195E gas furnace is seeing the difference (and decrease!) in your utility expenses. Its efficiency rating of 95% AFUE* and Power Saver™ constant torque motor both make this heating system a great option if you want a reliable and affordably priced gas furnace.

  • 95% AFUE efficiency rating
  • Fully insulated for quiet operation
  • Power Saver™ constant torque motor maintains consistent airflow to help keep your home at the ideal temperature 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: $$

Keep in mind – iTemp Heating and Air Conditioning can take care of gas furnace repairs and maintenance checks, too. We’re available for all your gas furnace needs. Call 773-704-0640 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.