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Hi my gloworm boiler's pressure go from 1.4 bar to 2.4 bar on a regular basic. I have drained water level to reduce the pressure and later the reading drops down to 0.6 bar so I top it up and then the whole thing starts again. Can you advise me

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

Its' been last this for about a month and other than tha pressure readings being erratic, there has been no other problems

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

We that depends on the level of difficulty

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

No that's it

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: UK Plumbing
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You need to check the pressure in the pressure vessel. It sounds like there is not enough of a cushion.
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