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Why Would my Hot Water Cylinder Start Venting?

Postby Danholker » Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:27 am

Hi. Does anyone know why my hot water cylinder has started venting? It's pouring hot water down the drain which seems like a lot of waste.
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Postby dennispalmer » Thu Jul 05, 2018 2:29 pm

There are mainly two reason behind the water heater cylinder venting as given below:
The pipework configuration is wrong and unless you have changed something.
A sludged up system causing a partial blockage making the open vent the easier route for the water to follow.
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Postby ericmark » Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:10 pm

Normally caused by faulty thermostat over heating the water. However there are some weird and wonderful system, like the Willis so more than one reason.
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