Combination Smoke/Heat Detectors Frequently Asked Questions

Can I Use the SiXCOMBO for Only Smoke or Only Heat Detection?
When programming the Honeywell SiXCOMBO, you have the option of disabling any function (smoke, heat, CO) that you don't want to use. Learn about the Honeywell SiXCOMBO.
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How Do I Open the Honeywell SiXCOMBO?
To open the SiXCOMBO, press it against its back plate, and twist it counter-clockwise. Close by aligning against the back plate and twisting clockwise. Learn to open the SiXCOMBO.
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What is the Honeywell SiXCOMBO?
With the Honeywell SiXCOMBO, you get both fire and CO detection for your Lyric System. It offers wireless encryption and one-go-all-go functionality. Learn about the SiXCOMBO.
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How Do I Properly Test My SiXCOMBO?
The Honeywell SiXCOMBO can be tested by using one of its two test buttons or by using canned smoke, a hair dryer, or canned CO. Learn how to test the Honeywell SiXCOMBO.
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How Do I Program a SiXCOMBO to a Lyric Security System?
The SiXCOMBO offers smoke, heat, and CO detection. Each function will use one (1) zone, for three (3) zones in total. Learn how to enroll the SiXCOMBO with the Lyric.
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Why is Total Connect 2.0 Showing the Incorrect Life-Safety Alarm for My VISTA-128BPT?
Any VISTA-128BPT running FW Version 11.4 or lower with 2*22 enabled will display the wrong alarm type when a fire alarm is initiated on Partitions 2 - 8. Learn about this issue.
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Smoke Detector vs. Heat Detector
A smoke detector responds to the presence of smoke. A heat detector responds to unusually high temperatures. Both indicate that there is a fire. Learn about fire-safety products.
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How Do I Reset the Fire Alarm on My Security System?
In most cases, disarming the system twice will reset the fire alarm and clear the display. The smoke detector must be free of smoke when doing this. Learn to reset the fire alarm.
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