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iris 10-08-2008 02:33 PM

how to install a expansion tank to a gas boiler
 
My husband is going to install an expansion tank to our heater, now here'sthe problem. The old expansion tank is located in a upstairs closet. He wants to install the new one next to the heater in the basement. he needs to know where to put the T pipe . please help:(

iris 10-08-2008 02:38 PM

need help

Marvin Gardens 10-08-2008 03:17 PM

Put the T pipe NOT next to the heater. It will get too hot. Move it far enough away so that the air will not be heated by the heater.

It has to be on the upward side and has to have enough water in it to prevent air from getting into the lines.


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