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Old 10-22-2012, 10:13 PM   #1
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I can get very hot water in about 6 seconds in a sink that is about five feet away from the boiler. However, I get only lukewarm water for 90 seconds in a sink that is about five feet away horizontally but one story up. Also slow in sinks two stories up.

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Do you have a boiler or a water heater?

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Is there a hot water circulating pump on the system. If so, likely defective. Usually only in apartment/office buildings. Not sure what you are referring to.
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