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Old 02-14-2010, 10:01 PM   #1
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Water Heater flush


Do I need to flush my water heater?
I have well water, 5 micron sediment filter, softener and iron filter.
I don't have any concerns, but just in case...

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Old 02-14-2010, 10:32 PM   #2
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drain 5-10 gallons out the bottem drain every month on any water heater to lengthen its life

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What he said. But a sediment filter will certainly help. I flush the heater into a 5 gal bucket until it runs clear about 2-3 times a year. I get 18-20 yrs on a heater.
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