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When I turned on the hot water tap today the water remained cold, we have a Vaillant eco Tec boiler, please can you tell me what is the matter with it and is there somethong I could do to correct it my self or should I get in a plummer to sort it out?
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Hi I am Rick, UK Plumber, and I specialize on Boiler problems, your problem is almost certainly the flow switch, this the device that determines when you turn a tap on and fires the boiler accordingly, you will need a service engineer to sort this for you, Regards Rick
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