Goodman GSXC16 Air Conditioner Review & Price

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Goodman GSXC16 - Reviews

Goodman offers some of the most durable and high efficient Air Conditioner on the market today. The GSXC16 series features the next generation of Copeland® Two-Stage Ultratech scroll compressor. These compressors are rated at 16 seer, which provides improved temperature and humidity control and can help lower your energy bill.

GSXC16 Breakdown

G is for the Goodman
S shows the product category (split system)
X is the unit type
C shows the unit’s communication feature meaning whether it is able to control itself automatically or not. GSXC16 includes an integrated communicating ComfortBridge™ Technology
16 is for the unit’s SEER rating

Goodman GSXC16 series is designed for the homeowner who desires in superior comfort, quiet operation, and environmentally friendly air conditioner.

The GSXC16 series is a line of air conditioner that have a nominal SEER rating of 16. Your home’s cooling is more efficient and consistent than it is with a standard single-stage AC unit. GSXC16 is also designed for quick installation and maintenance with advanced components that protect the coil and compressor to ensure the unit’s longevity and your peace-of-mind.

Goodman GSXC16 Air Conditioner Features

Standard Features

  • High-efficiency two-stage scroll compressor
  • Two-speed PSC condenser fan motor
  • ComfortBridge™ Communications System compatible
  • Factory-installed filter drier
  • Factory-installed high and low-pressure switches
  • High-density foam compressor sound blanket
  • Copeland® ComfortAlert™ built in diagnostics
  • Fully charged for fifteen feet of tubing length
  • Factory-installed sensors monitoring coil and ambient temperature
  • Contactor with lug connection
  • In communicating mode, only two low voltage wires to the outdoor unit are required
  • AHRI Certified – ETL Listed
  • Ground lug connection
  • Color-coded terminal strip for non-communicating set-up
  • Copper tube & enhanced aluminum fin coil
  • Customized control algorithms

Cabinet Features

  • Wire fan discharge grille
  • Steel louver coil guard
  • Baked-on powder paint finish
  • Rust-resistant coated screws
  • Compact footprint
  • Top and side maintenance access
  • Single-panel access to controls with space provided for field-installed accessories
  • When central air conditioner is properly anchored, meets the 2010 Florida Building Code unit integrity requirements for hurricane-type winds

Goodman GSXC16 Specification

Model GSXC16
Type Split Air Conditioner
Cooling Capacity BTU 23400 Btu/H
Compressor Two Stage
Tonnage 2 – 5 tons
Maximum-Voltage 3.8 inch
Liquid Line Connection Size 253 V
Energy Certified Yes
Comfort Net Compatible Yes

In order to achieve the 17 SEER efficiency, Goodman GSXC16 central air conditioner must be installed with the manufacturer recommended evaporator coil, a Goodman variable speed furnace, variable speed air handler, or variable speed modular blower and TXV.

Goodman GSXC16 Price

Goodman GSXC16 are known for being cheaper in price range, but still being a good A/C. If you wanted to install Goodman GSXC16 AC unit you could expect to pay around $6,000 in total installation costs.

System Cost RangeTotal Cost Range
Goodman DSXC16 2-stage$2,050 – $3,500$3,500 – $6,500

Goodman GSXC16 Review

Goodman has managed to earn a positive review, primarily due to its low prices, good quality, and excellent warranties.


  • Low Price but reliable
  • Outstanding warranties
  • Good after sales service
  • Energy Star rated
  • R-410 refrigerant
  • All aluminum coil


  • Labor is not covered beyond the first year
  • Quality of Contractor Varies Widely
  • There are more efficient ACs in the market as well in terms of SEER rating

See Also

Goodman GSXC18 Air Conditioner Review
Goodman Air Conditioner Price, Reviews and Buying Guides

Goodman GSXC16 Warranty

Goodman GSXC16 warranty includes a lifetime compressor warranty, 10-year unit replacement warranty, and a 10-year parts warranty.

In order to receive the 10-Year Unit Replacement Limited Warranty, Lifetime Compressor Limited Warranty (good for as long as you own your home) and 10-Year Parts Limited Warranty, online registration must be completed within 60 days of installation. Online registration is not required in California or Quebec.

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