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We have a rinnai 1001 ft it goes on green light red light all is ok then after a few second all goes off. What do we do to make it work do we have the landlord look at it are there operational brochures still available? thanks

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Try removing the Main Switch (1001f-1604 #22 on part manual)
clean it with Mufti-purpose anti-static cleaner...I used several tooth pick which removed black stuff off the slide slot. Once clean let dry and reinstall. This fix might save you $2000. Good Luck.

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    Bill Bernsen Dec 08, 2013

    It shut down again after a few days. This time I removed the main switch and disassembled it completely There are two contact strips which were dirty, black stuff again. I cleaned them with q-tips reassembled it. Seems to be working fine.

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