Cental Heating and Inibitor


Postby andiec » Sat Oct 18, 2008 9:14 pm

I Have put a central heating cleaner in to the system, and will leave it for about 21day's to clean. I will then flush and fill the system two or three times.

The main question is I want to put an inhibitor in after the cleaner. When I do this How long does the Inhibitor stay in for? Is it ment to be in for a set time then droped, is it ment to be left in the system, or is it ment to stay in the system for a set time, droped then the system flushed?

Woud be grateful of and plumbers help. Thanks!
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Postby crofterman » Mon Oct 20, 2008 10:31 am

leave it in it protects the system .....like anti freeze in the car
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Postby htg engineer » Mon Oct 20, 2008 3:16 pm

The system should be flushed to remove the cleanser and any debri's that the cleanser has managed to dis-lodge. The inhibitor is meant to be left in the system which will give long term protection to the boiler, pipes and radiators.

Everytime you drain the system from now on - remember to add inhibitor. You shouldn't have to cleanse or flush the system again.


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