Question about Water Heaters
How to troubleshoot and find the cause
1) Copy following link to troubleshoot by type of gas control.
2) Clean air intake, and check if air intake is clogged, causing overheating caused by reduce air intake and slowed exit of combustion by-product up the vent.
3) Post question on pro water heater forum:
Posted on Dec 03, 2012
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: I have a 6 gallon
Your on right track. When this happens and small flame still there, pull wire(s) off at gas valve, or test for voltage from ECO to gas valve. No voltage, then there should be no gas. Change gas valve.
Posted on Oct 20, 2010
Testimonial: "Changed the gas valve, now heater works as it should, No fumes and no flame after shutoff."
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 12, 2017 | Rinnai Water Heaters
Jun 08, 2015 | Bosch Water Heaters
Nov 01, 2014 | Water Heaters
Mar 27, 2014 | Water Heaters
Oct 11, 2013 | Audiovox Richmond 6G40-36F 6-Year Tall Gas...
Sep 28, 2013 | Amtrol 2704E76 41 Gallon WH-7C BoilerMate...
Aug 19, 2013 | Rheem Paloma PTG-74PVN / RTG-74PVN...
Oct 29, 2012 | Water Heaters
Oct 15, 2012 | Water Heaters
Oct 07, 2012 | Water Heaters
53 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!