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I have a kenmore economizer 6 gas hot water tank. I have a

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I have a kenmore economizer 6 gas hot water tank. I have a FV sensor shut down, this is the second time it happened its when I get a lot of water on the floor.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  Rick replied 1 year ago.

Ir the sensor gets wet it will shut down and possibly even damage the sensor. Also strong cleaning products can create vapors that will trip the sensor even if they aren't flammable.