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Electric water heater making a boom sound, whaen I wash

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Electric water heater making a boom sound, whaen I wash clothes
JA: How long has this been going on? And how severe is the problem?
Customer: Two weeks probably, with water heater that fairly new
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: No just that it is an electric water heatee
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  WCohn replied 8 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you!

Sounds like you have a water hammer issue. It is from the solenoid valves in your washing machine shutting off quickly. You can get hammer arrestors for it. Would you like me to upload a link to buy them from?