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Our instant Hot Water dispenser has air in the water line.

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Our instant Hot Water...

Our instant Hot Water dispenser has air in the water line

Contractor's Assistant: How long has this been going on? And how severe is the problem?

Aprox. 3 weeks

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

Yes

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

We feel that this problem has a cause that needs fixing

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Plumbing
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Plumber: WCohn, Journeyman Plumber replied 7 months ago
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Plumber: WCohn, Journeyman Plumber replied 7 months ago

As the elements age the tend to get hotter causing the water to boil. Turn the thermostat down all the way and then back up about 10° from where it is now.

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Plumber: WCohn, Journeyman Plumber replied 7 months ago

Any questions?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
What do I need to do
Plumber: WCohn, Journeyman Plumber replied 7 months ago

Did you see my instructions about turning it down and back up?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
but that did not work so we replaced the unit.
Plumber: WCohn, Journeyman Plumber replied 7 months ago

Ok

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