Sure your anode rod is still there, and replace it When should I replace my Water Heater? A: If you notice any leaking around the Water Heater area,repair is likely necessary and may be location (i.e.near the Water Heater). A Permit
anode rod(s) Air from hot water fixture Electrolysis or air introduced by water supply Properly ground heater & replace exchanger is leaking and we have verified that the leak is due to a defect in Remove the water heater from its original location and install it somewhere else
A location close to the installation. Water is too hot Water not hot enough Leaking Troubleshooting 1. Make sure the power supply is on and working. 2. Smelly water could be due to an unusual reaction between local water and the heater’s anode rod.
Section for anode rod location. Temperature-Pressure Relief Valve Operation Do not assume the water heater is leaking until there has been enough time for the water in the tank to warm up. An undersized water heater will cause more condensation.
150 lbs. TPR valves are mandatory on water heaters. The correct location for the valve is within In every water heater there is an anode, usually composed of zinc or magnesium, with a rod of another composition because of the
Water Heater Location Anode Rod/Water Odor Each water heater contains at least one anode rod, 7. Leaking faucets and/or plumbing system. 8. Wasted hot water. 9. Long runs of exposed pipe. 10.Hot water piping on outside wall. 1.
(leaking) water heater tank, or any defective component part(s), Damages, malfunctions, or failures caused by operating the water heater with the anode rod removed or with modified, altered, or unapproved parts installed convenient shipping location (selected by the manufacturer):
Water heater location is important and can affect system performance. *The anode rod fitting may be leaking. D. Small amounts of water from temperature-pressure relief valve may be due to thermal expansion or high water pressure in your area.
Elements, thermostats, anode rod, temperature and pressure relief valve, temperature limit control, thermal insulation, down pipe, outer shell and fittings. or from a leaking water heater, the location should be close to a free flowing floor drain or other acceptable means of directing the water
LOCATION OF HEATER The heater is design water ions attack and eat away the anode rod. This does not affect the water's taste or color. The rod must be maintained to keep the Leaking hot water pipes or fixtures. High temperature limit switch activated.
To prevent a water leak when replacing the anode rod, a pipe thread sealant app rove d for potable wat er (such as Teflon Tape ) must be app lied to the thread s Before operating water heater, check the location of the vent to make sure it
The tank is leaking. WATER HEATER, VENT SYSTEM OR IN ANY LOCATION FROM WHICH FUMES COULD REACH THE WATER HEATER OR VENT SYSTEM. A sacrificial anode rod has been installed to extend tank life. The anode rod should be inspected annually (every
Anode Rod/Water Odor Each water heater contains at least one anode rod, Parts Illustration" for anode rod location on page 15. until water flows from the open hot water faucet. 2.Leaking faucets 1.Excessive water pressure 2. Closed system 3.
anode rod(s) Air from hot water fixture Electrolysis or air introduced by water supply Properly ground heater & replace anode rod(s). If the tank and heat exchanger is leaking and we have verified that Remove the water heater from its original location and install it somewhere else
Properly ground heater & replace anode rod(s). Check well pump system. If the tank and heat exchanger is leaking and we have verified that the leak Remove the water heater from its original location and install it somewhere else g.
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Below ground level will serve as pockets for accumulation of leaking gas. Before lighting, smell all around the appliance area for gas. The water heater location must provide easy access for the entire A combination sacrificial anode rod/hot water outlet nipple has been
Whether replacing an old water heater or putting the water heater in a new location, the following critical points must be observed: • Select a location indoors as close as practical to the gas *The anode rod fitting may be leaking.