water temperature dropping and then increasing


Postby paula_harrop » Fri Sep 28, 2007 9:26 am

Hi... this may sound daft, but i'm confused.

I went away on holiday for 2 weeks... turning the heating off completely. However my brother stayed a couple of days... and this is what has happened to heating system.

In the water tank cupboard, theres a switch on the wall and it was "on" the lead to the switch goes to the top of the tank, where there is a round silver box. anyway the water temperature when i turned the heating back on was really really scorching hot... alot hotter than usual. so we turned the switch off in the water tank cupboard and now the water temperature is only warm... nothing on the heating (boiler) and thermostats has been touched or changed.....
Can anyone help???
paula_harrop
Rank: Labourer
Progress to next rank:
0%
Posts: 1
Joined: Fri Sep 28, 2007 9:22 am

Sponsor

Simply Build It

Postby rosebery » Fri Sep 28, 2007 8:45 pm

He turned the immersion heater on for the DHW! Nothing to do with the boiler or the central heating side at all.

Cheers
rosebery
Rank: Project Manager
Posts: 2022
Joined: Wed Sep 26, 2007 8:55 pm

Display posts from previous
Sort by
Order by



  • DIY How to Project Guides

  • DIY how to tutorial projects and guides - Did you know we have a DIY Projects section? Well, if no, then we certainly do! Within this area of our site have literally hundreds of how-to guides and tutorials that cover a huge range of home improvement tasks. Each page also comes with pictures and a video to make completing those jobs even easier!



 


  • Related Topics