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Our hot water heater is not turning on. We have replaced the

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Our hot water heater is not turning on. We have replaced the elements and it still does not work. Model Whirlpool 40 gallon EE3J40RD045. We cannot get a repairman out by normal means until next week. My daughter is coming into town and we need hot water. Got any answers?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 7 years ago.

do you have fuses or breakers? do you have a volt meter?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Yes we have a volt meter, it is not kicking in, it isn't in the breakers
Expert:  Bryan replied 7 years ago.

unfortunately its probably the electronic control, Electronicthis is made by American waterheater, Sears has the part for $94.00 but if this is under warranty I would wait, besides you probably wouldn't get the part until next week, heres a link though if you want it, 05&productGroupId=0042&supplierId=159&brandId=x&documentId=50028192&keySuffixId=NA&modelNumber=x&keyId=014&pageId=00001&productTypeId=x&searchModelNumber=EE3J40RD045V&subCompDesc=Water%20heater&brandDesc=AMERICAN WATERHEATERS&modelDesc=WATER-HEATER&blt=11 its part # XXXXX heres the actual part #(NNN) NNN-NNNN/p>


hope this helps, thanks, Bryan

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