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Hot water heater overflow

I now notice 1 qt. of water overflowing daily on to my garage floor from my 8-yr old Bradford White 50 gal gas water heater, Model MI5036EN10. Any ideas?

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  • rpadams349 Dec 11, 2008

    The overflow is coming from the open pipe which runs from the top top just above the floor. The top if dry.

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Check the pipes on top for leaks and if non then your water heater is leaking from inside and that cant be repaired / larryyb

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    Larry Youngblood Dec 11, 2008

    thats your overflow pipe, cut off water and drain and replace it and that will do it for you / larry

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