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My Rinnai convector 516 heater filter light flashes constantly and after a while I can't feel the heat coming out of it. Is ther something simple I can do. I have washed the pull out filter screens at the back and what does this actually mean

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  • kberri Jul 29, 2010

    Yes the filter light is flashing and just today all the lights have started flashing arghhhh!

  • kberri Jul 29, 2010

    Yes the filter light is flashing and just today the all the lights are flashing!!!!arrgh!!

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Just to explain each flashing light is telling us something. These units display error codes to us by which light flashes. The only fault that makes all lights flash is if there was a power failure whilst the unit was operating. I sort of doubt this one being the cause unles the actual power lead to the unit or the electrical plug itself is dodgy. I need you to be certain of which lights are flashing, the ones between the high and low marks are the important ones, each one means a different thing. My gut feeling is this is not a simple problem and will require a good technician to physically sort it out. I always recommend getting these serviced and cleaned every year anyway. Even if I could tell you whats wrong, it's very unlikely that it would be a simple fix for a DIY person.

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