10.1 The inspector shall observe:
A. central air conditioning including:
1. cooling and air handling equipment.
2. normal operating controls.
B. distribution systems including:
1. fans, pumps, ducts and piping, with supports, dampers, insulation, air filters, registers, fan-coil units.
2. the presence of an installed cooling source in each room.
10.2 The inspector shall:
1. energy sources.
2. cooling equipment type.
B. operate the systems using normal operating controls.
C. open readily openable access panels provided by the manufacturer or installer for routine homeowner maintenance.
10.3 The inspector is NOT required to:
A. operate cooling systems when weather conditions or other circumstances may cause equipment damage.
B. observe non-central air conditioners.
C. observe the uniformity or adequacy of cool-air supply to the various rooms.