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Achiever Series: 80% AFUE 2-Stage PSC Motor

The Ruud RGLQ and RGPQ Achiever® Plus Super Quiet 80Two Stage line of Upflow/Horizontal, & Dedicated Downflow, gas furnaces are designed for installation in closets, alcoves, utility rooms, or attics. The design is certified by CSA International.

Additional Benefits

The units are constructed with Pre-paint galvanized steel cabinets for added reliability & durability. For added service-ability, grab-holes have been emplaced in doors to aid in easy door removal & replacement. Also, all models are equipped with a molded permanent filter & right or left side gas & electric inlet connections with quick simple change. Units are also designed to be convertible from upflow to horizontal left or right without field conversion.

Low Profile
The “34 inch” [864mm] design is lighter & easier to handle, making is easily installed & leaves room for optional equipment & optimal access for maintenance.

Patented Heat Exchanger
Constructed of aluminized steel for maximum corrosion resistance and thermal fatigue reliability.

Direct Spark Ignition & Remote Sensor
The direct spark ignition is an efficient method of gas ignition while the remote flame sensor monitors the flame. For added safety & personal peace of mind the direct spark ignition with remote sensor
will lock out system after trial for ignition if main burner fails to ignite.

Motor & Blower Compartment
With an energy efficient & quiet 2-stage PSC motor, a insulated blower compartment, a 2-stage gas valve, & specially designed 2-speed draft inducer motor makes it one of the most reliable & quietest furnaces on the market today.

Furnace Control
All models feature an integrated board & are equipped with humidifier & electronic air cleaner hookups for added heating capacity & efficiency.

Thermostat is compatible with single or two-stage thermostats. (For optimal performance, two-stage thermostats are recommended.)  A variety of cooling coils & plenums designed to use with (Ruud Prestige Series™ & Super Quiet 80™), two stage gas furnaces are available as optional accessories.

Air Quality & Control
There is an improved & upscale cooling efficiency when matched with rated condensing units & coils. Along with constant CFM & Dip switch settings for selectable cooling airflow, there is an On-demand dehumidification terminal for improved comfort in cooling mode.

Induced Draft Blower
It works specifically with the heat exchanger. The blower pulls hot combustion gases through the exchanger and vents them outdoors.

In-Shot Burners
Regulates the air/gas mixture.

  • Models: RGLQ, RGPQ
  • 2-Stage Stage
  • PSC Motor
  • High Efficiency
  • Insulated Blower Compartment
  • Direct Spark Ignition


Consumer Literature
Sales Fact Sheets
Specification Sheet
Submittal Sheet
Use and Care Instructions
Consumer Literature
Sales Fact Sheet
Specification Sheet
Submittal Sheet
Use and Care Instructions


Conditional Parts – 10 Years (Registration Required)

Heat Exchanger – Limited Lifetime (no registration required)

RGLQ, RGPQ Warranty Registration

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