Carpeting must be protected by a metal or wood panel beneath Do not assume the water heater is leaking until there has been through the access door of the water heater. If the burner needs to be removed for additional cleaning,
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Evidence of leaking was seen on the water heater base. Page 26 Item: 7 Plumbing The water heater shut off handle was missing. Access Panel 6. Post and Girders Foundation view Foundation view 7. Sub Flooring 8. Foundation Walls 9. Cripple Walls 10.
Smell all around the water heater area for evidence of leaking gas. Cold Water Solar Panel Pre Heater Pre-Heat Water Aquastat Pump Hot Water M ix ng Valve Does the water heater have access to enough fresh combustion air ?
• Install water heater on an exterior wall, with access door opening to outdoors. • DO NOT modify water heater in any way. metal or wood panel that extends at least three inches beyond the full width and depth of appliance. 3.
This installation shall allow access to the front of the water heater and the entire floor shall be covered by the panel. The minimum clearances to combustibles for this water heater is: line pressure to prevent any water from leaking out of the pipes while making
In the utility room or where the furnace is located, there is an access panel to inspect the furnace chimney pipe for gas fired units. Be sure the opening is sealed against leaking until it is finished. WATER HEATER VENT
Residential Water Heater Safety . also keep the pilot light access, air intake and draft Finally, a qualified plumber is recommended if your water heater tank is leaking. The average . lifespan. of both electric and gas water heaters is .
Important: Operation of this water heater without access doors or insulation could result in much higher water temperatures than the desired set point, 3.Heater too small for job 4.Leaking faucets 5.Wasted hot water 6.Long runs of exposed piping
Replace control access panel. A. This appliance does not have a pilot light. It is equipped with an ignition device which until the heater water temperature reaches the normal operating conditions. B. Correct Plumbing. 9. Igniter lights but main
2 Inspection Window 6 Hot Water Supply 3 Access Panel 7 Mounting Point 4 Gas Inlet 8 Horizontal Flue Fig. 1 This appliance must This water heater MUST NOT be installed in areas where the temperature remains below 0°C for extended periods.
“ground” at the circuit breaker panel. 8. This water heater MUST be permanently connected to a fixed and dedicated circuit breaker. correct any leaking connections. 2. Turn on the circuit breaker to connect power to the unit. 3.
Turn your water heater off have only one access panel. 4. 4. Secure the blanket in place with the belts provided. Position the belts so they do not leaking tank. Installing an Insulation Blanket on an Electric W ater Heater