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I HAVE A TWO YEAR OLD WHIRPOOL WATER HEATER AND THE FLAME…

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I HAVE A TWO YEAR OLD WHIRPOOL WATER HEATER AND THE FLAME WILL NOT STAY ON MODEL # 40T6-34NG 400 sER.1543102140287

Contractor's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old your Whirlpool is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?

I JUST PUT APP OF THAT IN MY QUESTION

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

YES

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

WHERE CAN I GET THE PARTS

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One moment please..Note it takes time to type and add links so please be patient. Also the site will send you a phone call offer, that is not me.

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What are you looking for specifically just a thermocouple?

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