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Rick, My mother has the old potterton Kingfisher 2 stand up…

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Hi Rick, My mother has...
Hi Rick, My mother has the old potterton Kingfisher 2 stand up boiler. It has been a great servant and gets serviced regularly. Just recently, it has made what I can only describe as a roaring sound, similar to that of a high powered jet of flame, if that makes sense ? Any ideas ? our local engineer could not find a fault and sods law it did not happen when he visited. Cheers, Ken
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If this happens when the boiler gets hot it could be kettleing where scale has built up on the inside of the heat exchanger and can make horrendous noises

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