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How do I alter the time my Dux hot water service heats the water?

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SOURCE: how to adjust thermostat on Dux hot water system

Add a comment and say which water heater you have: Gas, electric, solar, tankless, or heat pump. Otherwise expert is just guessing.
Or contact dux, and tell them which model and type heater you have.
http://www.dux.com.au/products/home

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Heating and hot water only warm. I'turned dials up and altered thermostat but nothing helps and pressure dial keeps going into red HELP


Check your dip tube.

the higher up the dip tube is broken, the colder the water will be.

Knowing the make and model of heater will help.


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Rheem 71 30d


You should be able to control hot water temperature by adjusting the thermostats. Either or both may have failed, causing heating to increase to the maximum. The "spitting" is caused by boiling water. Likewise, the pressure relief valve is operating as it should resulting in the overflow you observe. You need to get your heater serviced immediately!!

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Runs out of hot water fast


Test elements, and if elements are good, replace both thermostats.
http://waterheatertimer.org/How-to-troubleshoot-electric-problems-with-water-heater.html

Rheem does not post service manuals.
If this is 3-phase balanced water heater, then information above is altered.
Otherwise parts are generic and testing steps are same

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How to adjust thermostat on Dux hot water system


Add a comment and say which water heater you have: Gas, electric, solar, tankless, or heat pump. Otherwise expert is just guessing.
Or contact dux, and tell them which model and type heater you have.
http://www.dux.com.au/products/home

If you need further help, I’m available over the phone at https://www.6ya.com/expert/gene_9f0ef4df2f9897e7

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Sime super 80.. Heating and hot water at the same time?


going off on a safety possible high temp unit needs service such a nozzle filter if oil or thermocouple if gas

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I am not getting any hot water, only cold water, when I run my hot water taps. I have an Ariston Bravo water heater. Normally I have permanent hot water at any time. My central heating seems to be...


Sounds like the by-pass valve diaphragm. This valve detects that hot water is being drawn off at the tap and then diverts the mains input water across the heat exchanger. Very often it's the diaphragm inside the valve which is punctured or split.This can be replaced [depending on model] if you take apart the valve
. Remove the front panel and lower the control panel.The valve is at the bottom left of the boiler
Suggest turning off the service taps to the two heating pipes and the cold mains inlet pipes before tackling the valve

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Radiator heats up when running a shower.


Your boiler is overdue for a service.

Combi boilers are unlike regular boilers in that they have quite a few moving parts, it's vital that these are serviced annually if you want the boiler to remain reliable and to avoid expensive failures.

In your case, the diverter valve has most likely failed. Normally, when the heating is on this senses when there's a demand for hot water and temporarily diverts the primary hot water circuit to feed the domestic hot water heat exchanger. When the demand for hot water ceases the primary hot water circuit is diverted back to the central heating heat exchanger. The valve has a number of moving parts including a rubber diaphragm which can wear out and split and moving shafts which can seize.

When the valve fails it can leak and also can divert hot water to the central heating heat exchanger when hot water is used. The reason that only the highest radiators in the system are affected is probably because the failed valve does not necessarily cause the central heating pump to activate and circulate the hot water throughout the system (it does on some boilers though). If hot water is introduced into a cold heating system it will rise via convection to the highest points in the system like an old fashioned gravity circulation system which was unpumped.

Call a heating engineer out as soon as possible; I'm not going to advise how to do the repair yourself as gas appliances MUST be serviced by qualified persons only for reasons of safety. If you're lucky then the valve simply needs cleaning up and a few new diaphragms plus other minor seals and rings. If it's gone too far then the valve and possibly the manifold it's attached to will need to be replaced.

In the UK the part alone typically costs between £100 to £200 depending on whether it's just the valve or the manifold as well. The diaphragm kit typically costs up to around £15 and is routinely fitted when the boiler is annually serviced, and a new valve will already have new diaphragms fitted. For a routine service expect to pay for up to two hours labour (many can be done in one hour), but if the valve/manifold have failed it will be longer as one failure often causes other parts to need further inspection/repair.

I hope that I've helped you today, if so please return the favour by rating my answer.

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Water doesn't stay hot PowerStar AE3.4


Are you using a single lever faucet? The install guide does indicate that you may need to reduce the input from the cold water side to ensure that water stays at a consistent temperature (see page 7 of the installation and service manual). Also, remember, this is a SMALL hot water heater. So if you're running for any length of time at full output, it may not keep up with you (see page 8 of the service an installation manual). I found the manual online at http://www.airwater.biz/images_templ/bosch-water-heaters-ae3.4-manual.pdf.

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