Disposal of any leaking water to an external location. Flued water heaters Water heater drain outlet connection, ½ ˝ (15 mm) BSP male. PE ½ ˝ BSP Common stack is vented by extending the pipe upwards, above the roof level
Around the water heater area for evidence of leaking gas. Be sure Do not use the water heater if the intake/exhaust pipe is displaced, has holes, up to 4500 ft. (1350m) above sea level. For installations at higher elevations, contact Noritz
(1,500 m) above sea level. When the water heater is installed with the flue pipe at altitude of higher than 1,640 FT. (500 m) ¡A LEAKING VALVE SHOULD ALWAYS BE REPLACED. 5 Fusible link valve Total length of the extension pipe between the water heater and the flue pipe must
Pipe sizing Ventilation system intervention or via a safety valve from a water heater. It is The above temperatures are based on a continuous flow; for MuPVC (Waste System) and Polypropylene (Traps), intermittent
Above: FM-094with Wired Sensor Puck Water heater and water tank failures can happen at any time, often without warning, or in a position where the leaking water would first appear. When the FloodMaster sensor detects leaking water, the system
Operating instructions are located on front of the water heater, above or to one side of the gas control valve. See page 23. CHECK FOR LEAKS weather or pipe connections may be leaking. * The primary anode rod fitting may be leaking.
Unusual sound such as air escaping through the pipe as the water begins to flow. by water leaking from the water heater, pressure relief valve, If none of the above result in adequate hot water, call a qualified service technician. 7.
Disposal of any leaking water to an external location. Flued water heaters Water heater drain outlet connection, ½ ˝ (15 mm) BSP male. B) PE ½ ˝ BSP • Common stack is vented by extending the pipe upwards, above the roof level
No Leak is above the water heater. Locate the leaking pipe and repair as needed. Using a flashlight, examine the threads to see if there is water If the pressure gauge got above 145 PSI and the T&P valve dribbles water, then install a thermal expansion
A vacuum relief valve installed in the code water supply line above the top of the heater or tank, heater. The outlet end of the discharge pipe shall not be threaded and such discharge pipe shall not have a valve discharge piping to the disposal point.
Valve shall be tested at the time of inspection and replaced if leaking. All exposed gas piping shall be kept at least 6 inches above grade and 1½” above structure. Pipe supports used outside of the building shall be weather resistant. Water Heater temperature and pressure relief
If it has risen above the overflow pipe, gently bend the float arm water heater tank The pressure valve release could be stuck. heads are tight and not leaking. Water dripping down the side of the tank could mean the pressure .
water pipe system Drain pan— plastic a non-finished basement where leaking water would flow harmlessly into a drain, a pan is not necessary. shown that placing a gas water heater at least 16" above the floor will offer some protection against combustion of
Examine the water level. If water is leaking into the top of the overflow pipe, Adjust the refill tube above the water line, 1/4" over the overflow pipe. It's easy and inexpensive to insulate your water pipes with pre-slit foam pipe insulation.