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Old 10-28-2012, 08:48 PM   #1
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Should I shut down the gas and forego having any hot water?
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What other choice do you have?
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If it does not use a power vent and uses a standing pilot, you are fine. Even with a power vent, if it does not have a standing pilot, nothing is going to happen.
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If it does not use a power vent and uses a standing pilot, you are fine. Even with a power vent, if it does not have a standing pilot, nothing is going to happen.
Excellent answer... I am agree with you.
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My wh has a power vent, should I shut it down in a power outage?
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My wh has a power vent, should I shut it down in a power outage?
Uhmm, it is already shut off, if you have no power.
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Sorry mate was speaking American. Should I shut off the natural gas
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They have an air proving swich that would lock out the unit.Standing pilot light would be ok.
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