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My 5 year old rinnai r85 has cut off my gfi plug. change gfi

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my 5 year old rinnai r85 has cut off my gfi plug. change gfi same problem. pug immediately retries. unhooked all other loads but the rinnai. the pug on the rinnai is clear and dry.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  Rick replied 2 years ago.
What you describe indicates a short circuit inside your Rinnai. Finding it and fixing the problem is difficult and can be time consuming. It's best left to a pro. You would need a muti-meter and some circuit testing experience to find it yourself. If you want to try I can tell you the procedure but you'd still need the expertise to fix the problem once you find it