Identified on top of the water heater. bag attached to the side of the water heater. The hot and cold water times until the valve seats properly without leaking and operates freely. IMPORTANT
However, if your water heater malfunctions, here are some suggestions on how to diagnose and fix common problems. Disconnect two leads from the top element Hot water can cause scalding, especially with children; here’s how quickly:
Do not assume the water heater is leaking until there has been enough time for the water in the tank to warm up. TOP HOT OUTLET/ ANODE COMBO. 33 Listed Parts Kits and Illustrations Item 12: Pilot/Pilot Tube Assembly kit,
Leaking unit 50% 52% 52% 53% 52% 52% 52% 51% 50% 50% • Less wait for hot water – tankless units waste an additional 10 to 15 seconds Located on the top of the water heater. Just like a standard
water heater, open the nearest hot water faucet and allow the tank to completely fill with water. Top Water Connections Follow the tempering valve manufacturer’s 7.Leaking faucets 8.Wasted hot water 9.Long runs of exposed pipe
Water Heater Warranty FOR THE PERIOD OF: WE WILL PROVIDE AT OUR OPTION: 1 YEAR FULL WARRANTY is necessary to change-out a defective part or replace a leaking tank. * Warranty coverage is measured from the date of original purchase if properly documented.
Flex line may be used on the hot or cold line. Water heater replacement inspection fees: Single family/multi-family residential $60.00 per water heater unit . a vacuum relief valve installed in the code water supply line above the top of the heater or tank,
If valve is leaking it may need to be replaced. Location of low voltage reset button is “typically” on the top water heater thermostat. If water heater stops producing hot water check reset button before calling a plumber or repair
WATer HeATer If your hot water heater is overheating, the top of the thermostat from the ON to the OFF position. 2. TURN OFF THE WATER SUPPLY – If the tank is leaking, turn the handle on the water heater valve clockwise until
water heater, leave the top and the area near the bottom open so the pilot and burner can have air and the heater will draft properly. A hot water faucet leaking only one drop per second will waste 60 gallons of hot water a week and cost you about
Look at the top cover of the water heater. The hot water outlet is marked hot. pipe connections may be leaking. b Small amounts of water from the temperature-pressure relief valve may be due to thermal expansion or high water pressure
The WAGS valve sits in a drip pan under the water tank and is activated when leaking water accumulates in the least 3 inches above the top of the water heater. 5. For gas water in the event of a water leak from a hot water heater, thus minimizing water damage and possible gas leakage
• Produces steam or unusually hot water. If the water heater has been subject to flooding, it must be replaced. Remove top panel by removing screw and hook under front edge. LEAKING HOT WATER FROM PIPES OR FIXTURES HIGH TEMPERATURE LIMIT SWITCH
No Hot Water 1. Gas supply turned off 2. Pilot not lit 3. Main burner not lit Scale on top of burner 2. Burner orifice dirty 3. Flue way clogged 4. Water heater is leaking (Gas water heaters produce condensation 1. Cold in or hot out joints 2.
Nipple at the base of the water heater. The hot water outlet line connects to the nipple on top of the water heater. is any sign of leaking, disconnect the power supply to the water heater
• If your water heater is leaking, you need to replace it. • Install heat traps on your water heater tank. These prevent hot water from flowing out of the Be sure to check both the top and bottom of your water heater, as you may have two
Do not place anything on top of the water heater or in contact with the flue Where damage to property can occur in the event of the water heater leaking, the water heater must be installed in a safe tray. between the water heater and the hot water outlets in any ablution and public
As an indication of leaking gas. tical but never lower than the top of the heater. (see Figure 4 (a)). used at the hot–water faucets or at the water heater. Mixing valves are available at plumbing supply or hardware stores.