Hot water tank

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Ildanny
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Hot water tank

Post by Ildanny » Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:10 am

Our hot water tank is leaking alot from the main drain valve. We shut off water and turned off pilot should we replace the valve or tank

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Shannon
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Re: Hot water tank

Post by Shannon » Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:31 am

How old is the tank and how often was in maintained as far as anode being replaced and unit drained and flushed? Many units now are sold with an "X Years" rating, do you remember yours?
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