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Norton tankless water heater no hot water and cant find manual online help please

Call manufacture and demand manual or tech support, if you have too tell them you are a contractor otherwise if you say you are a home owner they will usually tell you to call a contractor that reps their equipment

May 17, 2017 | Water Water Heaters

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I have A O Smith KGA 40 800, and gas leaks around valve you depress to light pilot, does whole thermostat have to replaced or is there a way to repair or stop valve from leaking, I can't find this...

The valve you depress to light the pilot is a flame-failure valve. Most of these have exactly the same size unions and are interchangeable.

However, any work that involves gas, because of the danger of explosion and carbon monoxide and so forth should really be carried out by a registered gas installer. It is also illegal in the UK to carry out gas repairs (even on your own equipment) without such a certificate.

Jan 30, 2015 | Water Heaters

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Getting an F7 error that won't clear. From what I found, this indicates Ionization is on standby. What does that mean? What do I need to do? Thanks!

you must read your owner manual read the troubleshooting section, and if the problem persist, get the website with your supplier and connect via ONLINE chat with technical personal in order to Help you and fix it.
God bless you

Oct 11, 2013 | Bosch AquaStar 2400ES-NG

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Register water heater

Whirlpool water heaters are made by AOSmith company, which owns American, Reliance, State, Craftmaster and makes water heaters for Kenmore and Whirlpool.
These are good heaters.

Register Whirlpool product at following link:

It is not necessary to register product for warranty to be valid.
And if you move to new home and take water heater, then warranty does not follow. So it might be disadvantageous to register product in that circumstance.

You can see brand, model number, and serial number located on label on side of tank.
The serial number is unique and is key for warranty coverage, even if you lost receipt. Serial number shows year of manufacture in first two digits.

It is not necessary to register water heater for warranty to be valid, as long as following applies: Original owner, single-family non-commercial residential installation, and installation that conforms to instructions shown in product manual, and water heater is maintained as shown in product manual.

If you purchased extended warranty, then remember the warranty is carried by a third party that also requires same as above.
And the warranty may be pro-rated, rendering it nearly valueless in later years.

Typical water heater warranty:
First year of warranty covers tank-parts-labor.
After first year, the warranty shrinks to tank-parts.
The math shows that shorter warranty tank has greater percentage of full coverage.
Convert ordinary 6 year tank into 9-12-15 year tank by maintaining water heater. Especially cleaning air intake located on bottom of tank, inspecting anode rod to prevent rusting, and following maintenance schedule shown in product manual.

Oct 27, 2012 | Whirlpool 6th Sense 40-Gallon 6-Year Tall...

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Wiring diagram on whirlpool gas water heater

Whirlpool is AO Smith tank-type heater.
Year, model, type of heater not known.
So add a comment and then expert can look up the manual.

You probably have power vent, or dampered water heater, otherwise the only wiring would be for thermopile, thermal reset, and igniter.
Power vent, or dampered, of flow control water heaters plug into outlet, and wires from gas control run to the various components.
Copy following link to troubleshoot by type of gas control valve:

Don't forget to add comment and include model number that shows on label located side of tank.

Sep 21, 2012 | Whirlpool 6th Sense 40-Gallon 6-Year Tall...

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I need to locate the reset button on my Rheem 71-30s water heater but i can't find it.where is it?

1) Rheem 71-30 is 2-element electric water heater
Reset button is located behind upper panel located on side of tank.

2) Rheem no longer shows that exact model number so your tank is older.
To find age of water heater look at 2nd and 3rd digits of serial number, for example 06 is 2006

3) To download sample manual:
I recommend you read entire manual so it will save you money

4) This water heater is fully repairable by homeowner using generic parts from hardware store
To troubleshoot water heater: Requires $5 multimeter from Home center and about 45 minutes.
Repairs take from 40 minutes to 1 afternoon, depending on skill and problem.
Repairs cost $30-70

Add a comment for more free help.
Also take advantage of fixya phone service.
For a price, expert speaks with you over phone while you work on water heater or any do-it-yourself project.
Fixya is always less expensive than a service call.

Feb 12, 2011 | Rheem Water Heaters

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I have a Rheem glas fury model 22-40 gas water - leaking

Dear Hank McNeal; I have successfully used a "boiler plug" to seal a water heater tank leak in 2007. It was a 100 gallon electric commercial hotel unit. To this day it's still in use. It depends where the leak is located....Predrilling the leak is necessary to be sure the plug will ernguage it's threads into good material... Start as small as possible, then use the best suited plug. they come in an assortment of sizes. rheem-glas-fury-model-22-40-gas-water-qbzdprdp3yetvbzozs4dsujq-4-0.jpg

Oct 23, 2009 | Rheem 40 Gallon FVR NATGAS Low WATER...

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