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Old 12-04-2011, 10:06 AM   #16
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shut the power to it and run some water then work the stats so they make and break you'll see the one sticking might be welded together...

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Considering all the facts you have given us: I would replace the "HOT water heater" with an ordinary "water heater". Don't ask me why, but it's a pet peeve of mine when they are referred to as "HOT" water heaters.
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as long as you don't use the water or go the route with those european types for $1500 that take a straight city feed at 50F-55F supply and bang 130F-160F 24/7
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since you can do the work yourself do it replace it...
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Old 12-04-2011, 05:42 PM   #20
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The new "water heater" is installed. There are much better ways to spend a Sunday afternoon.
Thanks to all of you for your valuable input...it is appreciated.


Merry Christmas to you & yours
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Old 12-04-2011, 06:04 PM   #21
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The new "water heater" is installed. There are much better ways to spend a Sunday afternoon.
Thanks to all of you for your valuable input...it is appreciated.


Merry Christmas to you & yours
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