Unanticipated damage can be reduced or prevented by a leak detector or water shut-off device used in conjunction with a piped drain pan. These devices are available from some plumbing supply wholesalers then chlorinating the water heater tank and all hot water lines.
Be sure to make provisions to protect area from water damage if a leak should occur in the tank or any connected fittings. No Hot Water 1. Water Heater Switch turned off. Turn ON 2. Improper Wiring *Rewire per wiring diagram 3.
Leak test before placing the water heater in operation. Sooting, serious damage to the water heater and the risk of fire or explosion may result. hot water odor The water heater has at least one anode rod for corrosion
A sample water heater replacement resolution and of a worn valve, and chronic hot water shortages during periods of normal demand. Prompt corrective action is required once the signs of damage from a slow leak and limit the damage
Must be tight so pressurized hot water doesn’t leak from tank. Re-attach tubes under gas control. Do not overtighten gas line where it connects to gas control to avoid damage to new control. Gas has less pressure than water line. If water heater still does not work,
Carefully inspect the water heater for damage before proceeding with the should also be leak tested after the water heater is placed in operation. WARNING: Never use water heater Hot water supply to heating unit.
Leak test before placing the water heater in operation. by a gas water heater’s hot surface igniter or main burner. damage to the water heater and the risk of fire or explosion may result. It can also create a risk of asphyxiation.
water heater, thus minimizing water damage and possible gas leakage. The valve can be installed on all styles of water heaters. in the event of a water leak from a hot water heater, thus minimizing water damage and possible gas leakage. The valve can be
Leak Testing The water heater and its gas or damage. In order to drain the water heater, turn off the cold water supply. relief valve on the hot water heater discharges periodically, this may be due to thermal expansion in a closed water
Will a water leak damage anything? See the “Locating Flood damage to a water heater may not be readily visi-ble or immediately detectible. However, over a period Run (hot) water from heater and set adjustment button higher.
Hot Water Heater temperatures over 125 * Damage can occur from frozen water within the device and pipes even in warm environments. water does not leak from the drain plugs or water drain valve (with water filter). Water Supply Valve Inlet
Leak Testing The water heater and its gas connections the hot water heater discharges periodically, this may be due to a problem in the water system. no damage.Leave water heater as is until next use. To put the water heater back into
FloodMaster’s Water Heater Leak Alarm and Automatic Shut-Off closed-loop system disables the cold water supply line to hot water tanks or similar •Reduce or eliminate water damage and insurance claims •Easy installation
Inspect the water heater for possible damage. Leak Testing The water heater and its gas connections must water heater Hot water supply to house Hot water supply to heating unit Combination Potable Water and Space Heating Application
Carefully inspect the water heater for damage before proceeding with the installation. Of control (thermostat) should also be leak tested after the water heater is placed in operation. Pressure Testing the Gas Supply System water heater Hot water supply to heating unit
If anyone using hot water provided by the water heater being Sooting, serious damage to the water heater and the risk of fire Leak test before placing the water heater in operation. Disconnect gas piping and main gas
From catastrophic damage due to a water heater leak. The Floodsafe™ Water Spark and Hot Surface Ignition Models: WDS-SI • Electric Water Heaters: WDS-E220 • Oil Fired Water Heaters: WDS-SI • Battery Back up: WDS-BB
Tually leak. Do not install without adequate drainage provisions. Reapply power to the hot water heater. 9. fouling caused by foreign material, damage from adverse water conditions, chemical, or any other circumstances over which the Company has no
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