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Daniel Plourde, HVAC Technician
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I have the triangle tube boiler heat and hot water i have to

Customer Question

hi
i have the triangle tube boiler for radiant heat and hot water i have to press reset often and also the high pressure relief valve on top of the boiler spits on occasion (sometimes after a faucet is shut off)
any ideas?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Daniel Plourde replied 1 year ago.

hi i am dan, i can help you with this problem. do you know what the error code is that you are reseting?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
led display is out and has been
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
one zone does not make boiler come on even though thermostat is set to demand it boiler does fire up when i turn up hot water tank tho
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
also is there a warranty on this boiler (it was installed late 2006 or early 2007
Expert:  Daniel Plourde replied 1 year ago.

Ok you said one zone isn't working, how many zones are there? Do you have to reset it to get the hot water to work?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
All zones are working now. Boiler just needs to be reset occasionally and relief valve leaks
Expert:  Daniel Plourde replied 1 year ago.

Ok without knowing the error code the only thing that i can think of that would cause those 2 symptoms is too much pressure. Probably from a bad expansion tank. I would check the expansion tank by knocking on it to make sure it has an air charge still

Expert:  Daniel Plourde replied 1 year ago.

did you still need help with this or did you have any more questions?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I think you're right it probably is especially take the fan over research I did also quick question do you think the LED display ia shot or are there fuses
Expert:  Daniel Plourde replied 1 year ago.

ok, not sure what fan your talking about, there are usually fuses for the display but that may not be the problem. there may be a problem with the display. if you have any more question please let me know, if not i would appreciate it if you could rate me on my service by selecting one of the 5 stars and thank you for using just answer.