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DO I NEED TO VENT OUT SIDE MY PTG-74 - Rheem Paloma PTG-74PVN / RTG-74PVN Natural Gas Indoor

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YES you need to follow manufacturers venting instructions this is very important due to fire or carbon monoxide problems

Posted on Nov 15, 2009

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Eco 180dvp What is an error code 5? Thanks


Imperfect Combustion
Clean air inlet filter.
Clean combustion air fan.
Clean heat exchanger fins.
Check for adequate combustion air ventilation openings and clean if necessary.
Check vent system for partial blockage and correct as necessary.

Nov 02, 2013 | Rheem Paloma Tankless Water Heaters...

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What size venting do I need for the ptg-42-pvn?


3" category III stainless for special venting

Tanklessking shows Category III stainless steel vent kit for this model
3" vent
http://tanklessonline.com/rheem-water-heaters-RTG42.html

ptg-42-pvn has minimum 31,000BTU and max 118,000BTU
Max water temperature 120 degrees F
Spec sheet says: 3" special venting
http://www.palomatankless.com/products/42/specifications.html

Hart and cooley show special vent 3" stainless thru-the-wall vent
http://www.hartandcooley.com/specialgasvent/PDF/851515%20Tankless%20Water%20Heater%20Installation%20Vent%20Kits%20sell%20sheet%20-%20HC%20-%20low%20res.pdf

Hot water sources shows thru-wall or thru-roof
http://www.hotwatersource.com/RTG42PVN-Rheem-Indoor-Natural-Gas-Tankless-Water-Heater/RTG42PVN,default,pd.html

http://waterheatertimer.org/pdf/Tankless-roof-vent-installation.pdf

Aug 17, 2011 | Rheem Paloma PTG-42PVN / RTG2-42PVN...

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Can we install a a ptg 74pvp tankless hot water heater in a closet? Would we need to install grating in the closet wall to provide more fresh air?


Rheem Tankless Water Heater Selection and Installation Videos
  • Introduction - time 04:11
  • Pre-Qualifying the installation - time 01:13
  • Selecting the Right Product - time 01:48
  • Key Differences Between Tankless & Storage Heater- time 01:27
  • Choosing the Location - time 01:20
  • Installation: Major Components - time 00:58
  • Installation: Tools Required - time 00:48
  • Installation: Mounting the Heater - time 01:15
  • Installation: Plumbing & Gas Connections - time 04:29
  • Installation: Side Wall Vent Termination - time 02:41
  • Outdoor Installation - time 01:21
  • Connecting the Remote Control - time 01:42
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  • Commercial vs. Residential Products - time 01:47
  • Manifolding Multiple Units - time 01:43
  • Troubleshooting & Additional Support - time 01:01

Feb 02, 2011 | Rheem Tankless Hot Water Heater...

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The unit starts for a few sec then shuts down.ptg 74.


A couple of things could be happening.

1. There needs to be more water flow at the faucet, a minimum of .75 gallons per minute. Low flow and pressure balance faucets and aerators will not work well with tank-less water heaters. You need all the flow you can get.

2. The flame sensor in the main control unit is week, this is a common issue with your water heater.

Clean the unit to establish adequate water flow. Remove all faucet aerators and turn the faucets on to activate the unit. If you still get the on and off problem you need to call the company for a new flame sensor and/or control valve.

Sep 02, 2010 | Rheem Paloma Tankless Water Heaters...

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Starting unit very difficult


Check your thermocoupling, because it seems like it isn't sensing the flame.

May 09, 2010 | Rheem Paloma PTG-42PVN / RTG2-42PVN...

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Unit kicks off indicates C-2 and 11 . I go through the restarting process, it starts and then kicks off immediately and control starts flashing the C-2 and then 11. mod. # RTG-74PVN2


I had that happened twice to me by now.
Turns out to be dirty burner unit.

I got a "removal cleaning reinstallation" bulletin for the model 74 that I went by.
I basically took the burner unit apart cleaned it out (compressed air) and put it together again.
That did it.

johenkel

Apr 27, 2010 | Rheem Paloma PTG-74PVN / RTG-74PVN...

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I have a 2 year old paloma tankles heater i get a c4 76


Make sure the wire connecting the thermostat to the unit is 18 gauge solid copper thermostat wire

Aug 16, 2009 | Rheem Paloma PTG-74PVN / RTG-74PVN...

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Model PTG-74PVP-2 Error Code A0 21. No hot water.


check to make sure the air vent is clean and that the front cover is on properly

Aug 10, 2009 | Rheem Paloma PTG-74PVN / RTG-74PVN...

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Paloma PTG 74PVN Tankless Water Heater


did you check the filters on the the water valves, i am not exactly sure about your codes that are shoeing but if you could read it and post them, i know on some of the units 76 means there is low water pressure and the filters are behind 2 caps one on each side above the shut off valve take off the caps and remove the screens, clean them and replace them ,, make sure you turn off the water on both side first or you will get wet

May 18, 2009 | Rheem Paloma PTG-74PVN / RTG-74PVN...

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Rheem Pronto RTG-74 error code C4


Error code 13 is "oxygen depletion sensor" activated.
The first number is a sequence indicator.
If you need the training manual I have it and can send it to you.
I got Rheem to send it to me a while back and it is a big help when working with these units.
It covers th RTG-42, 53, 66 and 74.

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