Repair Leaking Rheem Loline solar hot water heater
Upon attending to a customer’s property today for a leaking hot water system. It was found that water was leaking from the bottom. This is unable to be repaired and found it was the best option for our customer to completely replace this unit for a like-for-like unit as the system solar panels were fully functional.
This Rheem Loline solar hot water heater is suitable for a household of 2-5 people with an electric boosted system, for hot water no matter what the weather. With a 270 litre tank capacity. We removed the old Rheem solar Loline hot water heater that was leaking and took a couple of pictures of the internal functioning parts of the unit as they are unique to solar hot water units and differ greatly than that of normal gas hot water heaters.
There was a photo above is the main circuit board. Which is the main computer or brains for the operation of this electric boosted hot water heater. This particular booster was connected to an off-peak (overnight) electricity supply, this means water is only heated at night. If this type of connection is used it is important to ensure there is sufficient boost capacity to meet the households full day and night hot water needs during periods of low to no solar gain, particularly in colder months.
The 630 eurosit is a thermostat that cuts the gas on and off that leads to the burners to heat the water internally in the tank. The temperature can be easily set with the black dial as shown in the photo provided at the top of the eurosit. This eurosit shown also controls the thermocouple operation. With a thermoelectric flame supervision device, pressure regulator or otherwise flow adjuster.
No Interest Ever!** payment plan options available on hot water heater replacements to help ease any financial stress this burden may cause. If your hot water heater is leaking, or you have no hot water, we can often have a plumber to you within the hour*.