How To Fix a Water Heater and Replace the Elements

Either you have a problem with a water heater or have to remove an old one, install and replace the broken part, the "How to" article can help you. The "How to" article will cover majority of the water heaters available in North America, such as AO Smith, Rheem, Bradford White, Paloma, Rinnai, Noritz, Bosch and many others, both tank and tankless type.

Bosch Q & A

How to replace the Hydro Generator on Bosch water heaters from 520 series?

How to replace temperature sensors?

How to replace the gas control valve?

How to fix the noisy burner?

How to remove and install heat exchangers on Bosch C1210 model?

How to troubleshoot Bosch tankless by using the error codes?

How to replace the water valve on C1050ES?

Reliance Q & A

How to fix the thermocouple?

Kenmore Q & A

How to check is my gas-powered Kenmore water heater working properly?

How can I convert the heating element on Kemore Power Miser 12 50-gal to use different wattage than factory installed?

How to remove the hot surface igniter for cleaning and replacement?

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Rheem Q & A

How to install the Rheem heat pump?

Fixing hot water bad taste.

Why and how to reset the ECO?

AO Smith Q & A

How to fix AO Smith when the pilot light goes out?

How to install the powered anode rod on GAHH 40 from AO Smith?

How to test the air pressure switch?

How to fix an error code 6 on AO Smith GPDH 50?

State Q & A

How to clean the flame arrestor?

Troubleshooting the power vent water heater where the blower runs continuously.

Whirlpool Q & A

How to operate the gas valve and thermostat on gas tank-type models?

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American Q & A

How to install heat traps?

John Wood

Troubleshooting the error code 111 - No hot water.


How to fix heating elements and no hot water problem due to dry firing, bad wiring, and sediment build-up?

How to replace the anode rod?

How to replace a dip tube?

How to replace the gas valve on the tank-type WH?

How to replace a TPR valve?

How to replace heating elements?

Fixing the creaking noise.

How to deal with condensation in venting?

How to select water softeners for water heating?

How to reduce the water heating costs?

How to chlorinate a water heater?

Open or closed water heater system?

How to locate and fix plumbing crossover?

Installing a draft hood.

Backdrafting - the cause and solution.

Tips on installing a heat pump.

How to fix the "not enough hot water" problem?

Using recirculation to fix the slow hot water delivery.

How to select a water heater expert?

How to become a water heater expert in the US?

How to become a water heater expert in Canada?

How to deal with water heater corrosion, rust and brown water?

How to solve no hot water problem?

How to prevent and fix flooding water heaters?

Ignition failure on tankless water heaters and what to do.

5 signs your water heater is going out and needs replacement

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