Forums | Home Repair | Home Improvement | Painting | Interior Decorating | Remodeling | Landscaping

Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Plumbing


Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 02-20-2009, 09:48 PM   #1
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 1
Share |

gas water heater connected to central air/heater?

Whenever I change the temp on central heating, a clicking noise can be heard from my gas water heater. Could there be some connection? I dont see any, but need to replace my water heater soon and want to make sure. Thanks very much for all help and advice.
slowlearner is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2009, 09:52 PM   #2
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Nashua, NH, USA
Posts: 6,781

gas water heater connected to central air/heater?

Do they have motorized chimney dampers used to reduce warmer interior air going up the chimney? Perhaps there is only one circuit that opens both the water heater damper and the furnace damper at the same time when either needs them open.
The average homeowner who lost his house in the Oklahoma tornadoes should move for good and not rebuild. Too much complexity watchdogging the contractor. Too much a chance to be defrauded.
AllanJ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-22-2009, 10:49 AM   #3
biggles's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Long Island
Posts: 3,574

gas water heater connected to central air/heater?

could be the furnace flue heat warming up the HWH metal flue pipe and it clicks and expands the only common item should be the gas piping tee off.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
biggles is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Water Heater Problems martyshel Electrical 4 01-24-2009 12:07 AM
Multiple hot water heater issues a-6intruder Plumbing 8 01-16-2009 05:58 PM
Water Heater tsmith Plumbing 10 12-01-2008 06:24 PM
(Water Heater MYSTERY) Hot water out from dead tank with cold water in it? Inayity Plumbing 6 07-14-2008 08:36 PM
Chimney Liner for Water Heater mruggeri001 HVAC 6 01-10-2007 06:08 AM

Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.