In your furnace or water heater burning yellow instead of blue. Wood-burning appliances: Smoking fire and improper drafting, even when the flue has warmed. Outside combustion air supplies for your furnace. Whether or not you identify a problem, it is wise to
YELLOW FLAME DESIGN UNVENTED (VENT-FREE) Gas water heater* _____ Btu/Hr Gas During initial operation of new heater, burning logs will give off a paper-burning smell. Orange flame will also be present. Open damper or
Valve . After investigation of the heater and yellow burning effects, the structure of Components of immersed heater in water  In this study, the gas station of Arjestan (The city in Ardabil province) was selected to
Common type of water heater, new water heater, check the yellow and black Energy Guide sticker attached to each unit. It will tell you the unit’s First Hour Rating and estimated annual operating cost. that keep a pilot light burning.
yellow. If the flame is not blue, 4300 if you notice a pilot flame suddenly burning much higher than normal or if the flame does not gasoline, solvents or adhesives near a water heater or any other natural gas or electric appliance. In
Your water heater is built to the current industry safety standard and meets all FVIR (flammable vapor ignition resistant) requirements. This assures that any If the yellow flame or pilot outage problem persists, perform the following
After successfully lighting the water heater, allow the unit to operate for 15 minutes and check the drafthood relief opening for proper draft. with yellow inner cones are satisfactory. The tips of the flame may have a slight yellow tint.
Water heater corrosion and component failure can be caused yellow, luminous burner flame, causing carbon build up or are burning properly. The main burner flame should light smoothly from the pilot. MAINTENANCE Thermostat Adjustment
Replace gas control valve and replace galvanized pipe with black pipe or flexible yellow gas line. * Thermostat may have failed and requires replacement. WATER HEATER AND ANY OTHER GAS FUEL BURNING APPLIANCE MUST BE PROVIDED WITH ENOUGH FRESH AIR FOR PROPER VENTILATION OF THE FLUE GASES.
Example: Gas water heater 40,000 BTU/Hr If yellow tipping occurs, your heater could produce increased levels of carbon monoxide. Heater burning vapors from paint, solvents, glues, etc. See IMPOR-TANT statement above 2. Gas leak. See Warn-
burning appliance. – Do NOT expose the water heater to strong wind (including that from fans) . Use yellow Teflon tape at threaded connections. Check carefully for gas leaks using soapy water and The water heater must not be installed near flammable or volatile substances.
Gas water heater* _____Btu/Hr Gas furnace WARNING: If yellow tipping occurs, your heater could pro-duce increased levels of carbon monoxide. If burner flame pattern Heater burning vapors from paint, hair spray, glues, etc. (see IMPORTANT
Protects your family by trapping the burning vapors within the water heater combustion chamber through the special flame-trap. yellow inner cones are satisfactory. The tips of the flame may have a slight yellow tint. The
Protects your family by trapping the burning vapors within the water heater combustion chamber through the special flame-trap. a yellow tint Yellow inner cones are satisfactory Correct flame soft blue Burn Hazard Do not touch vent. Doing so can result in burns.
Prevent no-water “dry Burning” of the Heater After each shower, make sure that the flame is extinguished when the valve is closed. If the When the flame turns from blue to yellow with black smoke, stop using and contact the