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IT MIGHT WHEN THE WATER GETS HOT AGAIN

Water Water... | Answered on Dec 06, 2018


The breaker would have to be replaced with one suitable for the gauge of wire. For example, 12 gauge wire requires a 20 amp breaker.

Water Water... | Answered on Dec 06, 2018


i HOPE IT WAS FULL OF WATER BEFORE YOU TURNED THE POWER ON . OTHERWISE YOU BURNT OUT BOTH ELEMENTS MY BROTHER LEARNED THAT THE HARD WAY 3 TIMES BEFORE HE TALKED TO ME AS TO WHY IT DID IT

Water Water... | Answered on Dec 05, 2018


Check for appropriate voltage and check voltage and thermostats

Water Water... | Answered on Dec 03, 2018


The codes indicated may be masking the real problem.

Water Water... | Answered on Nov 27, 2018


possibly the lower element has failed on it . that seems to always be the first one to burn out as sediment gets coated on it . turn power off and use ohm meter to test for dead short or open element

Water Water... | Answered on Nov 25, 2018


Google (americanappliance)(EFR42DV)(manual) without parens OR contact American Appliance directly to request it.

Water Water... | Answered on Nov 24, 2018


Check out the flue for a mouse nest. If that is all clear check the settings and try different settings. If you are using natural gas to run it check to verify that it is not a propane water heater.

Water Water... | Answered on Nov 19, 2018

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