Harmful or dangerous conditions. OPERATIONAL CONDITIONS SMELLY WATER In each water heater there is installed at least one anode rod (see Use this guide to check a “Leaking” water heater. Many suspected “Leakers” are not leaking tanks.
Wasted energy, it may also be dangerous. Maintenance of water heaters involves regular leak checks and sediment valves and underneath the water heater itself. If a water heater is leaking, it will likely require professional repair, or replacement.
Thermal expansion in a closed plumbing system can be damaging,dangerous and costly.Its effects include damage to water heater connections,gas water heater flue tubes,pumps serving washers and dishwashers,leaking faucets, ˝weeping˝ of water through the TW Series Water Heater Expansion
Inspecting Water Heater Tanks Course Document Page 1 of 18 and a dangerous situation could result. The result could be an explosive tank rupture accompanied by an instantaneous release of The slow drip of a leaking valve in
• Check for leaking pipe or dripping tap. A dripping tap at one drip per second wastes over 14,000 litres of water per year, which have paid to heat. The water heater is thermostat should be set at the lowest possible temperature
WATER HEATER EXPANSION TANKS dangerous and costly. Its effects include damage to water heater connections, gas water heater ﬂue tubes, pumps serving washers and dishwashers, leaking faucets, “weeping” of water through the water heater T&P Safety Valve, and noisy water
Possibly dangerous situation. If the over-temperature cut-out operates, it must event of the water heater leaking, the water heater must be installed in a safe tray. Construction, installation and draining of a safe tray
Heater / Heat Exchanger firing chamber eliminating the possibility of dangerous gases leaking to the surrounding area. sibility of waste solids or water fouling the interior of the heat exchanger. Siemens Water Technologies 1901 S. Prairie Avenue
Improper or dangerous venting of exhaust gases Missing Pressure Relief Valve: HVAC Fuel Supply Leaks: Leaking from supply tank or piping Hot Water Heater Misaligned Chimney/Ventilation System:
Ning water. If you have a leak, that needs to be repaired speak to a certified hot water heater specialist. 1) Pipes: Underground gas and power lines are very dangerous and PVC pipes can be punctured making leaks Determine What Part is Leaking. Turn off the water supply at the base of
Around the water heater area for evidence of leaking gas. Be sure to smell next to the ﬂoor because some gas is heavier than air and the condensate trap with water. This is to prevent dangerous exhaust gases from entering the building.
Line of water heater leaking faucets, ˝weeping˝ of water through the water heater T&P Safety Valve, and noisy water hammer in the pipes. Most water heater warranties do Protection against dangerous thermal expansion in closed systems
Cut-out indicates a possibly dangerous situation. Do NOT reset the thermal • Is there a leaking hot water pipe or dripping hot water tap? A small leak can waste a large quantity of hot Please Register Your Water Heater Please take a moment to fill out your details for warranty
ﬂueing system may result in a dangerous situation and violates regulations. disposal of any leaking water to an external location. Flued water heaters The cover of the water heater will need to be removed to carry out this operation.
dangerous vapors. Installation of this unit including the HGM-SERIES Hot Water Heater module Operator's Manual 2 SYMPTOM PROBABLE CAUSE Water is leaking under heat exchanger coil. Gas is leaking.
The operation of the over-temperature cut-out on the thermostat indicates a possibly dangerous situation. If Where damage to property can occur in the event of the water heater leaking, the water heater must be installed in a safe tray.
For the purpose of avoiding any dangerous gas leaking into your bathroom, the duct must not be laid together with the vent-pipe of air-fueled water heater into the same flue. 5. To prevent a possible fire, do not block air intakes or exhaust in any manner. 6.