GE GE80T06AAG manual table of contents:
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... Instructions for the Installer
Single and Double Element Models, Residential 20-120 Gallon
Model: HE Series, GE Series,... Any questions regarding the operation, maintenance, service or warranty of this water heater should be directed to the seller from...
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Write the model and serial numbers here: Installation Instructions
Location ...5 Water Connections ...6 Electrical ...life of your water heater. You'll find many answers to common problems in the Before ...all safety messages.
Before You Call For Service...15...
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... is regulated by the adjustable surface mounted thermostat(s) located behind the jacket access panel(s). Dual element heaters have two thermostats. To comply with ...were set at 120°F before the water heater was shipped from the factory.
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...STOP, and get help from a qualified service technician, or the local electric utility.
Installation ... instructions. ● Do not attempt to repair or replace any part of your water heater ... should be referred to a qualified technician.
READ AND FOLLOW ...
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... of local codes, the latest edition of the National Electrical Code. It is available from some local libraries ... inspection and servicing such as removal of elements or checking controls. The water heater and ...4″ ID and pitched for proper drainage.
NOTICE: Auxiliary catch pan ...
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...on all models. Install a shut-off valve in the cold water line near the water heater. before... connections on Typical Installation heater. Any heat applied to To electrical Union the water supply fittings Temperature ... valve Thermal expansion tank (if required) Electrical junction box (use only copper ...
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...open drain so that the discharge water cannot contact live electrical parts or persons and ... be installed in the discharge line.
To Fill the Water Heater
WARNING: The tank must ... to the Technical Service Bulletins 1300 Series Section and choose Bulletin #1303.
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Installing the water heater.
A separate branch circuit with ...Cleaning
Branch Circuit Sizing and Wire Size Guide
Total Water Heater Wattage 3,000 4,000 4,500 5,...- 480V 14 14 14 14 14 12 10 10 10 10 8
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... Insulation blankets, available to the general public, for external use on electric water heaters are not necessary.... devices may shorten the life of the water heater and may endanger life and ... the jacket access panel(s) to the thermostat(s) and heating element(s), or pressure and temperature relief ...
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Installing the water heater.
Relief Valve Insulation Installation
CAUTION: Ensure the T&P Valve opening is not .... Any heat applied to the water supply fittings will permanently damage the dip tube and/or heat traps.
Care and Cleaning
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... area from water damage. ■ Sufficient room to service heater.
■ Water heater completely filled with water. ... fusing or circuit breaker of proper size. ■ Electrical connections tight and unit properly grounded.
Troubleshooting Tips Customer Service
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... system served by this water heater that has not been used for a long period of time (generally ...temperature limiting control (ECO) that is located above the heating element in contact with the tank surface. If ...turn off power and water to the water heater.
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... to prevent contact with HOT water.
The temperature of the water in the water heater can be regulated by setting... behind the jacket access panel(s). Dual element heaters have two thermostats. Safety... temperature. Replace the insulation and jacket access panel(s). Turn on the power to the water heater...
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...Refer to the Hydrogen Gas Caution in the Operating Instructions.
If the water heater is to remain idle for an extended... controls, heating element and wiring should be made by service personnel qualified in electric... heater's tank annually for inspection and replaced when more than 6″ of core wire...
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What To Do
Installation Instructions ● Remove and clean the heating elements.
Relief valve.... ● Replace fuse or reset circuit breaker. ● Make sure electric supply to water heater..., thermostats, heating elements or other safety devices. Refer repairs to qualified service personnel...
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...number of parts desired.
CAUTION: For your safety DO NOT attempt repair of electrical wiring, thermostat(s), heating elements or other operating controls. Refer repairs to qualified service personnel.
The model and serial number of the water heater from the ...
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... ONLY, and should only be done when necessary.
In order to replace the thermostat or heating element, remove the cavity insert crossbar by ... will not interfere with the operation of the water heater.
Installation Instructions Operating Instructions Care and Cleaning Troubleshooting Tips Customer ...
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... for Type-59T Therm-o-disc Thermostats
Single Element Models
BRANCH CIRCUIT TO ELECTRICAL DISTRIBUTION PANEL 240 V.
Double Element Models
Care and Cleaning
BLACK LOWER HEATING ELEMENT
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Please place in envelope and mail to:
Rheem Manufacturing Company Warranty Registration Department P Box 34070 .O. Louisville, KY 40232-4070
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Model Number Serial Number
If you require service, call 800-431-1549.
nt rta ... place. It contains information you will need should you require service.
Read your Owner's ... here
Consumer Product Ownership Registration
Water Heater Model Number Serial Number
First Name Last Name Street Address Apt. #...