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My Rinnai has been functioning for a couple of years now, I cannot figure out why it intermitently makes a sputtering sound (quite loud) when it cycles on. I installed a pressure regulator and it still sputters when it turns on sometimes. Any thoughts?

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I am not a plumber, but I know that if you don't clean it annually you will get build up. The way that the pipes wind back and forth through the system lends to build up on the copper piping.You may want to make sure that you get it serviced.

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