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Old 10-11-2012, 10:37 PM   #1
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You can I tell of the heater works on the hot tub? I can feel of turn on when I push the button but after an hour of running it was still cold. Thanks for the help?

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Old 10-12-2012, 06:45 AM   #2
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Ayuh,.... Yer a Hvac guy,..??

I'd check the heating unit with a multimeter...
Turn it on, is it gettin' Power,..??
Does it ohm out correctly,..??

It's nothin' but a water heater element, anyways....

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Old 10-12-2012, 02:00 PM   #3
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How do I.determine what the correct ohm reading would be? I don't see any labels or anything...
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Old 10-12-2012, 03:29 PM   #4
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I see where the wires connect to the heating element, and its reading 120v which tells me that its an open circut I guess
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Old 10-13-2012, 09:33 PM   #5
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Only one heating element?

I say just go buy a new element and change it out, see if the new one works, cant cost that much. You've already got a hot tub sitting there, might as well.
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