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The pressure relief valve leaks on a Rheem Performance Plus water heater.

Post created: 2016-01-21 Type of Equipment: Water Heater Views: 122

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On 2016-01-26 Gary wrote:

A leak from your T&P relief valve means that there is either a problem with the valve or there is excess pressure inside the water heater due to overheating. An overheating tank may be a serious problem. The valve will need to be replaced, which should be done by a professional to determine if the leaking valve is a safety concern. If you'd like to have a contractor take a look at this, we can help you find one, here.


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