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NO HOT WATER ONLY COLD

I have no hotwater flow only cold. i dont knw y...can someone help!!!

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  • williamjuani Jan 17, 2009

    I have a coleman evcon dgu08016 i have cold water flow and no hotwater flow(water coming through the pipe). I have an electric hotwater heater and the pilot light is on, it does not fire when we turn on anyhotwater valve in the house. I dont knw what is going on. It has been very cold here in PA the last few days but i do have cold water so no frozen pipes HELPPPP! the furnace is propane forced air....!

  • Allen Neal
    Allen Neal May 11, 2010

    what kind of w/h gas electric or oil, and type if you know

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First check to see if your temp. dial is not set on vacation or pilot and set it to hot or very hot which you prefer and it should fire rite-up if not, call a plumber 'cos you have a bigger problem...lazgo

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  • lazgo Jan 20, 2009

    I was looking at your prob and noticed that w/h is elect.In this case check your breaker box -look for a double breker say 30amp or larger to see if it is tripped-reset if it trips again call a plumber 'cos you have short in the ciucuit---Lazgo

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