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  1. Water heater burner doesn't stay lit

    HVAC
    I am trying to turn the flame back on in my water heater. It is less than 5 years old. I pressed the red button, lit the pilot light, waited a minute with button pressed, then turned dial to on. The pilot light stays lit when the red button is not pressed, but when the dial is switched to on...
  2. Leaking water heater

    Plumbing
    Hi. I'm a new member. I bought my house a year ago with a "new" water heater and noticed water continually pooling in the pan under the WH. The pan has a drain hose that goes thru the wall and drains to the outside so I can't know exactly how much water is collecting. There is obviously a leak...
  3. Electric water heater purchase question

    Plumbing
    I have to buy a new water heater, old one is leaking. From research I've done on forums like this, it seems MOST people say stay away from box store brands (Home Depot, Menard's) like Rheem and Richmond, etc. Despite this, I need to go inexpensive. Home Depot has 3 levels of Rheem 50 gallon...
  4. water heater question

    Plumbing
    I got a new water heater and installed it now there is constant running water in my guest bathtub, all the other facets don't leak. What is causing this to happen and how do I fix it :furious::wink::help:?????????????????
  5. water heater leaking from cap

    Plumbing
    i have a gas water heater that just started leaking from the top, from under the cap. can this be fixed and, if so, how?
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