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GE GE80T06AAG Use and Care Manual

GE GE80T06AAG Manual

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  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 1
    ... Instructions for the Installer Electric Residential Water Heaters Single and Double Element Models, Residential 20-120 Gallon Model: HE Series, GE Series, PE Series, SE... precautions, maintenance and trouble shooting of the water heater. This manual includes a parts list. It is imperative ...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 2
    ... in the back of this manual. FOR YOUR RECORDS Write the model and serial numbers here: Installation Instructions Location ...5 Water Connections ...6 Electrical Connections ...8 ...use and maintain your water heater properly. Just a little preventive care on your part can save you ...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 3
    ... below. This label is also located on the water heater near the thermostat access panel. Time/... risk of being scalded. See instruction manual before setting temperature at water heater. Feel ...F before the water heater was shipped from the factory. Reset button ESE T Troubleshooting Tips Thermostat ...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 4
    ...questions, STOP, and get help from a qualified service technician, or the local electric utility. WARNING! Installation Instructions ... provided installation instructions. ● Do not attempt to repair or replace any part of your water heater unless it is specifically recommended in this manual. All...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 5
    ... of local codes, the latest edition of the National Electrical Code. It is available from some local libraries... and water. Place the water heater in such a manner that the thermostat and element access..., adequately drained, be installed under the water heater. Operating Instructions Care and Cleaning...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 6
    ...of the relief valve, and possibly the heater itself. Replacing the relief valve will not correct the problem! The suggested method of controlling thermal expansion is to ... adapter on all models. Install a shut-off valve in the cold water line near the water heater. before fitting ...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 7
    ... opening provided and marked for the purpose on the water heater. No valve of any type should be installed between the relief valve and the tank... outlet of the relief valve to a suitable open drain so that the discharge water cannot contact live electrical parts or persons and to eliminate potential ...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 8
    ..., flexible connectors etc. can cause the water heater to be electrically isolated. NOTICE: This guide recommends minimum branch circuit sizing and wire size based on National Electric Code. Refer to wiring diagrams in this manual for field wiring connections. Care and Cleaning Branch Circuit ...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 9
    ... followed. Insulation blankets, available to the general public, for external use on electric water heaters are not necessary. The ... the electrical junction box. Do not cover the jacket access panel(s) to the thermostat(s) and heating element(s), or pressure and temperature relief valve. Inspect the ...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 10
    Safety Instructions Installing the water heater. Relief Valve Insulation Installation CAUTION: Ensure the... Valve. Operating Instructions Heat Trap For increased energy efficiency, some water heaters have been... damage the dip tube and/or heat traps. Customer Service Troubleshooting Tips Care and ...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 11
    ... made to protect area from water damage. ■ Sufficient room to service heater. Installation Instructions Water Supply ■ Water heater... circuit wire and fusing or circuit breaker of proper size. ■ Electrical connections tight and unit properly grounded. Troubleshooting Tips Customer Service 11...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 12
    ... in a hot water system served by this water heater that has not been used for a long period of time (generally two weeks or more)....hot water faucet be opened for several minutes at the kitchen sink before using any electrical appliance connected to the hot water system. If hydrogen is present, there ...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 13
    ...120°F or lower thermostat setting to prevent contact with HOT water. The temperature of the water in the water heater ... access panel(s). Dual element heaters have two thermostats. Safety and energy... temperature. Replace the insulation and jacket access panel(s). Turn on the power to the water heater...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 14
    ...: Shut off power to the water heater before draining water. DANGER: Before manually operating the relief valve, make certain no one... inspection of the operating controls, heating element and wiring should be made by service personnel qualified in electric appliance repair. Most electrical appliances,...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 15
    ... ● Remove and clean the heating elements. Relief valve producing popping noise or draining .... ● Replace fuse or reset circuit breaker. ● Make sure electric supply to water heater ...hot The thermostat is set too high. ● See the Temperature regulation of the water heater section of this manual...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 16
    Safety Instructions Replacement Parts. For 20-120 gallon models with single and double elements. Instructions For Placing a ... Refer repairs to qualified service personnel. Installation Instructions The model and serial number of the water heater from the rating plate. Specify voltage and ...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 17
    ... the thermostat or heating element, remove the cavity insert crossbar by following the instructions below: Turn off the ... and need not be replaced. Replace the thermostat and/or element as necessary. Replace the insulation and jacket access panel(s) before turning on the power to the water heater. ...
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 18
    ...Type-59T Therm-o-disc Thermostats Single Element Models BRANCH CIRCUIT TO ELECTRICAL DISTRIBUTION PANEL 240 ... L1 BLACK G* L2 JUNCTION BOX RED 1 2 1 3 4 4 UPPER THERMOSTAT & HIGH TEMP. LIMIT (ECO) 1... Care and Cleaning 2 BLACK LOWER HEATING ELEMENT Customer Service Troubleshooting Tips 18
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 19
    ✁ Cut here ✁ Cut here Please place in envelope and mail to: Rheem Manufacturing Company Warranty Registration Department P Box 34070 .O. Louisville, KY 40232-4070 19
  • GE GE80T06AAG | Use and Care Manual - Page 20
    ...It contains information you will need should you require service. Read your Owner's Manual carefully. It will help you operate your new appliance properly. ✁ Cut here Consumer Product Ownership Registration Water Heater Model Number Serial Number First Name Last Name ...



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