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My experience in Germany with tankless water heaters was not good; the delivery promised was only vaguely warmed water; they are no replacement for standard devices.
If you can find closet or under-counter (in the kitchen) space you might look into the 20 gallon units made for RVs or small mobile homes/campers. They are not expensive to run and cost well below the ~ $400 US price I saw when looking at the Bosch. If you are worried about the efficiency of them or concerned with the cost of electricity in your area, you could have an electrician install a high-capacity (15-20 Amp) toggle switch (looks like a normal light switch) and manually turn it off completely when it is unused for a longer period of time.
In any case, before you jump on the Bosch bandwagon, check the degree (or lack) of satisfaction from current owners:
http://www.amazon.com/review/product/B0006GVO0S/ref=dp_top_cm_cr_acr_txt?_encoding=UTF8&showViewpoints=1
I wouldn't be encouraged to buy that one.   

Posted on Sep 18, 2008

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SOURCE: A2 error on Bosch tankless water heater

  1. Check continuity of the flue gas limiter (see Fig. 63, page 46 of manual). Go to steps two and three to determine air box temperature sensor fault and replace it.
  2. Check for flue gas leakage around the top and bottom seals of heat exchanger as well as the viewing window.
  3. Check that venting is within specifications (see Section 3.3 of manual). Long vent lengths, venting with more than three elbows, blocked vent or combination venting may cause this failure.
  4. Check that flue gas limiter connector and spade connections are secure.
  5. Unplug heater and check the two main plug connections inside the control board.

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SOURCE: Bosch Pro tankless water heater overheating

The vent pipe you use is the correct size for the heater.Longer runs require bigger pipe.I also would check to see if the water is getting to hot.

Posted on Mar 16, 2009

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SOURCE: no hot water, pilot light lights but no burner ignition

Thermo coupler may be defective. it controls the main gas valve by closing main if pilot is out. make sure thermo coupler bulb is positioned over and near tip of pilot flame, but not in the flame. Thermo couplers are inexpensive and easy to change out.

Posted on May 06, 2009

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SOURCE: Bosch SX 250 tankless water heater will attempt to

This is also known as a flame rectification sensor. It basically is what the computer board uses to detect if the pilot flame is lit. When it makes an attempt to fire is there any evidence of flame ignition? This error does not mean that the sensor is bad for sure. The error could be caused because the water heater is only making three attempts to fire and then shutting down. These water heaters are very complex and have many sensors,valves, ect that are all controlled by a computer board. Some of the basic things to check for are... Make sure that you have plenty of gas pressure. These units have a built-in pressure switch and will have issues if they are starved of gas. Most of these tankless water heaters are up to 400,000 btus and a half inch gas line or undersized connector won't work well. You can also check and make sure there is no pipe dope are debris stuck in the screen inside the gas line where it enters unit. Inspect the pilot assembly for debris or obstructions and try to blow out with compressed air. Also look for any loose electrical connectors on the board or to the sensors...one may have come loose.

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http://www.bosch-climate.us/Bosch-Hot-Water/
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http://www.bosch-climate.us/bosch-hot-water/aquastar-service-bulletins/
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Also check that area has qualified service technician, and that person carries parts on-hand, and is certified to service your model number. Keep Tankless manufacturer contact information on-hand, and be skeptical of promises of unlimited hot water, and effortless long-lasting water heating, and saving money. The only folks saying this are the folks selling the product, and not their customers.

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This maintenance can stop ordinary problems from occurring, and can be done by the homeowner by reading Bosch service manuals for specific model number.
The continual maintenance, and cost of repairs and parts, and cost of professional service are more expensive than expected $1-8 monthly energy savings from owning tankless.

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Before calling service technician, open following link for Bosch troubleshooting resources, including phone and contact for Bosch, error codes, and possible manual, plus hours of reading and research:
http://waterheatertimer.org/Troubleshoot-Bosch-Tankless-water-heater.html

As you know from reading manual, tankless water heaters require yearly maintenance by trained service technician, or by homeowner. This action would check gas and pressure, venting draft, condensation drain, burner and combustion parts, igniter and-or pilot light, electrical connections, air intake and general condition of plumbing.
Problem you describe does not include error code.
Open following link for possible help with general plumbing problem:
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Add a comment with model number that appears on side of unit, and I can directly locate possible service bulletins and further troubleshoot resources available at Bosch for possible do-it-yourself diagnosis and repair.

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Before calling service technician, open following links for Bosch troubleshooting resources:
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Resources at Bosch
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http://waterheatertimer.org/Troubleshoot-Bosch-Tankless-water-heater.html

Read manual cover to cover, make sure tankless receives yearly maintenance as outline in manual.

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