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Sime boiler orange light flashing. Keeps resetting and

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Hello sime boiler orange...

Hello sime boiler orange light flashing . Keeps resetting and coming back but sometumes no hot water . Would you say it is a water fliw problem or pump.

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

Just started a daybago

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

Yes

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

Im registered engineer

Submitted: 2 months ago.Category: UK Plumbing
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5/27/2018
Plumber: Andrew Smith, Engineer replied 2 months ago
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Can you confirm the system pressure and full ideal details?
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
1 .2 bar not ideal it is sime fruendly firmat 89e
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Sume friendly firmat 80 e
1.2 bar
Plumber: Andrew Smith, Engineer replied 2 months ago
If the pressure is ok then does it make a difference if you run hot water or heating?
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Heating seems to work and then hot water will come on but orange light then comes in after 2mins
Plumber: Andrew Smith, Engineer replied 2 months ago
Do the pipes under the boiler get hot? Or the water out of the tap before the light?
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I would say water out of tap then light but only after heatung as been on
Plumber: Andrew Smith, Engineer replied 2 months ago
But the heating runs ok?
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Plumber: Andrew Smith, Engineer replied 2 months ago
Does your boiler have a twin pass heat exchanger or plate heat exchanger?
I am still unsure which model you have.
Can you see the GC number?
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