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No hot water, little puddle below unit, age is about 18 years Can this be repaired ?

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Please for your safety and the safety of your home replace the water heater. It has definately paid for itself more than once. As a repair plumber I really like to hear about a water heater that old still being in service. Just reminds me that things are not made like they used to be. Average life for a water heater tank now is 10 to 12 years. The oldest one that I have personally taken out of a home was 32 years old.

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