Question about Whirlpool Water Heaters
I have a Vanguard 6E704 - 30 Gal Gas Water Heater that I have had for a long time but still seems to work fine it produces plenty of hot water for all of my washing and bathing needs.
My question is for sometime I have noticed a Crystalized material (Greenish or Lime in color) forming on the top of the water heater that appears to be originating from the Vent Opening on the top of the water heater.
What might this material be caused from and what is the best solution for removal of the material and cleaning and maintenance on this product.
Thank you in advance for your quick response.
You need a new anode rod in the water heatr. You will probably be looking at a new heater soon.
Posted on Feb 17, 2009
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
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 02, 2013 | SUBURBAN MANUFACTURING C Suburban Water...
Jan 10, 2013 | Reliance & 40 Gal Electric Mobile Home...
Jan 09, 2013 | Rheem 50 GAL FVR Propane Gas Water Heater...
Dec 31, 2012 | Water Heaters
Sep 15, 2010 | Vanguard International Vanguard 82V66-2T...
Aug 28, 2010 | Vanguard International Vanguard BY Rheem...
If your electric hot water heater is not working...check out this tip about electric hot water heater problems
Electric Water Heater not Working
Aug 27, 2010 | Vanguard International Vanguard 82V66-2T...
Mar 05, 2010 | Water Heaters
Feb 14, 2010 | Rheem 30 GAL ELEC SHORT Water Heater 6YR...
Apr 08, 2009 | Water Heaters
Mar 04, 2017 | Whirlpool Water Heaters
159 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: