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Old 11-06-2012, 07:58 AM   #1
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i have changed the top element and themastat it worked ok for about a week now it gets real hot again

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Old 11-06-2012, 08:15 AM   #2
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what was it doing before you changed the top element and thermostat? what gets real hot?

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Old 11-07-2012, 08:22 AM   #3
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The bottom thermostat is stuck on. Once the temperature in the tank gets too hot, it trips the top thermostat. Replace the lower thermostat.
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Old 11-17-2012, 10:29 PM   #4
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