Rheem 40 GAL ELEC TALL Water Heater 6YR SC 82VH402 "washer drains faster pipes allow" Questions


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washer inside. Replacing the drain valve will be the ultimate solution. Turn off the power on and electric or shut the gas valve to its off position. Turn the water supply off above the tank or at the


drains on most water heaters are far too constricted to flush anything but the small particles, so if your problem continues you might consider replacing the factory drain with a short 3/4" dielectric

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