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Old 03-07-2012, 07:16 PM   #1
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No Hot water from A.O Smith GPSH/GPCR Gas Water Heater


Folks,

I have a 6 yr old A.O. Smith GPSH/GPCR Power Vented Gas Water Heater.

This morning, I saw that there was no hot water running in my house, so, went downstairs to check the heater. The following LEDs were on:

1. First LED that has a label VAC -- It's green.
2. Third LED that has a triangular symbol -- Amber.
3. LED marked C -- Amber.

Looked up the manual, it says the Pressure switch remained open longer than 5 seconds after the combustion blower was energized.

Under the Solution section, found the following:

1. Pressure switch wiring incorrect.
2. Pressure switch tubing is not connected correctly
3. Air intake or exhaust obstructed.

I wonder what this means? Any thoughts / Suggestions on how to fix this?

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No Hot water from A.O Smith GPSH/GPCR Gas Water Heater


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Folks,

I have a 6 yr old A.O. Smith GPSH/GPCR Power Vented Gas Water Heater.

This morning, I saw that there was no hot water running in my house, so, went downstairs to check the heater. The following LEDs were on:

1. First LED that has a label VAC -- It's green.
2. Third LED that has a triangular symbol -- Amber.
3. LED marked C -- Amber.

Looked up the manual, it says the Pressure switch remained open longer than 5 seconds after the combustion blower was energized.

Under the Solution section, found the following:

1. Pressure switch wiring incorrect.
2. Pressure switch tubing is not connected correctly
3. Air intake or exhaust obstructed.

I wonder what this means? Any thoughts / Suggestions on how to fix this?
sinse unit has been in for awhile Iwould look at 3.. something in inlet air or out let exhaust

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