When you open it. Have a bucket handy to catch the water. According to the Uniform Plumbing Code, a pipe should be connected to the pressure relief valve, extending open the drain valve near the hot water heater tank bottom and
Leave water heater drain and pressure relief valve open over winter. CAUTION Close all faucets, water outlets, the water heater drain and pressure relief valve. 2. If during the winterizing procedure the anode was removed and replaced with a 3/4" male pipe
Pressure in water heater has been relieved. 2. Drain heater the rest of the way either through the drain valve, turned off to the water heater. Open all hot water taps on the boat to relieve the pressure and allow cold water to cool the water in the system.
Connect a garden hose to drain valve located on the bottom of the water heater. Open the drain valve and let the water heater drain completely then close the drain valve. 5. Disconnect the cold-water inlet, hot water outlet, T & P valve, or element holes and, using a
Open the water heater’s drain valve. While the water heater is draining, read the Installation Instruc-tions that came with your water heater. Disconnect the water and power lines and remove the old water heater.
How To Drain Your Water Heater Step 7: When the water heater has completely drained, open cold water supply valve to the water heater for 30 to 60 seconds then shut off. Step 8: (a) Check water coming out of drain hose for clarity.
Garden hose to the drain valve on the water heater, and open the valve. Direct the stream of water to a drain where it will do no damage. (See Fig-ure 19). The water drained from the tank may be hot enough to present a
TO FILL WATER HEATER — Make certain drain valve is completely closed and the collector feeds that are not in use are plugged tight. Make certain the discharged water is directed to an open drain. Before manually operating the relief valve,
heater. 2. Shut off the water supply and open a nearby hot water faucet. 3. Drain water from the tank until the water level is water heater. 6510206 Important Drain Pipe Installation Information! To avoid water damage or scalding due to valve
drain out, shut off water to the heater, open a hot water faucet somewhere in the house, and replace the valve. Draining and Flushing the Tank Turn off the heat source (circuit breaker or gas) to the water heater. Close the cold water valve.
Open the hot water heater faucet and allow tank to drain completely. 6. Once the tank has drained, turn the water back on by the meter. Let the tank Open all hot water taps throughout the residence to flush out all sedimentation
Drain Fresh Water Tank 2. Drain Water Heater – Plug at bottom, outside of heater 3. BY PASS Heater: 1. Leave fresh water tank and black & gray water tanks open, also leave plug out of water heater. This is to help you winterize your unit.
Open the water heater drain valve and allow a reasonable amount of hot water to drain from the tank. Most water heater drain valves can be fitted to a standard garden hose, which can be ran to a sink (or outdoors) to assist with the
Close the heater drain valve, open cold water inlet valve and completely fill the tank with water. Leave water in heater for 15 minutes. 9. Drain the water from the tank through the heater drain valve. Close the drain valve and
Make certain the discharged water is directed to an open drain. Attach a garden hose to the drain valve on the water heater and direct the stream of water to a drain where it will do no damage. The water drained from the tank may be hot enough to present a
Before spending money on repairs, check anode rod. Open drain valve and drain water heater. If there is rusty water, then check anode If anode rod is depleted, then install new anode to prevent steel tank from rusting.