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  1. T&p valve

    Plumbing
    So I recently had a new t&p valve installed on my water heater thinking that was the cause of water coming out of it. It didn't fix the problem. After showering one loud pop can be heard and then eventually maybe 30 minutes later I will find water in the bucket I put underneath the valve. Trying...
  2. Hot Water Heater: T&P Valve Drain Connected to Cold Water Intake

    Plumbing
    Hot Water Heater: T&P Valve Drain Connected to Cold Water Intake AO Smith Model ECS50-210 I am a new home owner, trying to learn about the appliances in my home, and their basic ins-and-outs. I know why the T&P Valve is connected, and how it works, generally speaking, but there is a bypass on...
  3. T&P valve (new) leaks also....

    Plumbing
    Hello, I have a Reliance 501 47 gallon electric water heater. The T&P valve leaks when the top element cycles on. I have replaced the T&P valve, installed new thermoststs (upper and lower). I have turned down the water pressure to about 60psi. The (new) T&P valve leaks. The only way to get the...
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