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Old 05-12-2014, 06:59 PM   #1
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Hot water tank overheat lite

its been a while since i have been on the site but i need some help and i know someone out there can help. My hot water tank overheat lite comes on and i dont know where to start looking. sometimes it wont come on for a few days and then it will come on every day and then off for several days.
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Never heard of an "overheat light". If you are referring to the light when you turn the gas heater on that is the pilot out light. If you cycle it off then on it usually corrects it.
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Old 05-12-2014, 07:23 PM   #3
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Thanks but thats not it. my manual said its a lite that will come on if the tank overheats.
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Old 05-12-2014, 07:39 PM   #4
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Thanks but thats not it. my manual said its a lite that will come on if the tank overheats.
Where is that light located?
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Old 05-12-2014, 07:43 PM   #5
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On the control panel . I have two switches for the hot water heater . one for electric and one for gas. the lite is to the right of the switches. i dont use the gas very often.
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Which water heater and model do you have.
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