4.2 Draining the Water Heater You need to drain the water heater before performing maintenance tasks, such as cleaning the inlet water filter, or to Damage or problems caused by gas flow issues, electrical surges,
You’ll find many answers to common problems in the Before You Call For Service section. If you review our chart of Troubleshooting Draining the Water Heater CAUTION: Shut off power to the water heater before draining water. DANGER: Before manually operating
Visually check the unit for any potential problems. Inspect all connections. Check the condensate drain. Check the drain line from the safe tray DRAINING THE WATER HEATER Warning: Exercise care, as water discharged from the water heater may be of a very high temperature.
Draining The Water Heater Visually check the unit for any potential problems. Inspect all connections. Check the drain line from the safe tray (if one is installed) is not blocked. Note: The water heater may need to be drained during this service.
With a Sioux Water Heater, problems such as “leopard spotting” or darkening are also greatly reduced. Furthermore, hot water is much less expensive than Simple and complete draining of coil lowers maintenance costs, reducing down time.
You’ll find many answers to common problems in the Troubleshooting Guide. If you review the chart of Troubleshooting Tips first, Draining the Water Heater Freeze Protection Where the water heater may be exposed to freezing conditions, even for a short
For leaks, corrosion or other problems. If the water heater needs to be changed out, now is the right time. If the existing water heater is acceptable, proceed with the following installation. draining water appears clear and free of sediment. NOTE:
WATER HEATERS Electric Water Heaters For residential water heater sizing guide, see page 3597. problems. Electrical connections are easy with front wiring panel. Since all wiring runs in conduit, these heaters can be readily converted