draft diverter outlet must be connected to a clear, unobstracted vent of the same size, or larger, refer to: • In Canada, CAN/CGA- B149 Installation Codes for detailed requirements. The water heater must be isolated from the gas supply piping
Residential Water Heater Safety . air intake and draft diverter free and clear. A normal 50-gallon capacity water heater can hold approximately 400 pounds of water. a qualified plumber is recommended if your water heater tank is leaking. The average . lifespan.
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• Type “B” vent must be secured to down draft diverter with sheet metal screws. floor sub floor assembly where damage may result from a leaking water heater, a drain pan shall be installed with a ¾” drain to an approved location.
The water heater control. 120V, 1ph, 60 Hz service draft diverter outlet, must be installed to route combustion bubbles are detected, the leaking connection must be tightened and tested to assure stoppage of the leak. 2.
– Water Leaking Around Your Storage Tank? Snap-Lock draft diverter T&P relief valve included Brass drain valve Hot water heater that is placed underneath your sink To provide you with hot water instantly. On demand hot water – no delay
leaking gas. Before lighting, smell all around the appliance area for gas. Be sure to smell next to the floor. IF YOU SMELL GAS: • Do not try to light any appliance. Secure the draft diverter to the water heater with sheet metal screw. (See Figure 5)
Jack to the draft diverter.) The water heater is to be secured in place using the supplied sheet metal strapping and screws. pressure to prevent any water from leaking out of the pipes while making the water connections to the water heater.
By water leaking from the water heater, pressure relief valve, or related fittings. Select a location as centralized within the piping system as possible. In any location DRAFT DIVERTER LIMIT SWITCH Figure 27Blower Maintenance. VII) COMBO HEATING
A water heater is operating can most often be attrib-uted to the sludge buildup. This sediment may also because of the proximity to the draft diverter or the combustion chamber at the base. 3. View the piping connected to the water heater
Orifices, wiring, draft diverter, or improper installation may void the warranty. If change is required to any of the above, consult the factory. 1.5 Technical Assistance heater water temperature reaches the normal operating conditions. 9.
Installing an Insulation Blanket on an Electric Storage Water Heater The blanket must not be installed on a leaking tank. If your tank leaks, you need a new water water heater tank—the insulation is combustible and can interfere with the draft diverter.
GAS WATER HEATER WHAT TO DO IF YOU SMELL GAS No draft diverter (vent hood) is required for this water heater. properly without leaking and operates freely. 7. Monthly drain off a gallon of water to remove silt and sediment. 8.