worcester 30cdi vibrating/juddering noise when heating is of

Postby stuspark » Mon Aug 30, 2010 6:50 pm

I have had my worcester greenstar 30cdi boiler for just over a year now.

Lately we have been hearing a dull juddering,vibrating noise which seems to be coming from the top of the boiler although it is hard to tell as the noise only lasts for around 5 seconds at a time.

The noise happens at night mostly.

I dont know if this is related but there has been water leeking from the pipes supplying the mixer shower.It looks like its leeking from the elbow joints.

Aslo occasinally a small amout of water from the shower head emptys on to the tray.strange?

any help would be much appreciated
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Postby eggers » Tue Aug 31, 2010 11:54 am

if the leak is sufficient, it could be enough to activate the boiler to come on briefly on dhw mode. Best thing to do is get a gas safe eng round to have a look, as it can be quite hard to say online. I'm not aware of any particular faults on the greenstar that can cause those symptoms.
I know there was a minor issue with the gas valves not being set up correctly at the factory end last year, but it wasn't anything dangerous, more a nuisance fault then anything.
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