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Rheem Stellar 5 Star Gas Hot Water Heater 330 Litre

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Our repeat customer of a few years called Jim’s Plumbing on 1300 068 480 today concerned with their gas hot water system. They explained to our call centre operator that the water in their tank is taking a lot longer to reheat than it used to. This concerned them as a reason they selected this unit to be installed a few years back was the Huge recovery – which means a fast replacement of hot water.

We were able to recover the customer’s details from our database of previous customers and get a plumber to them within a time frame that suited them after work. Upon our plumbers quick inspection of this Rheem Stellar 330 litre gas hot water heater, it was found this was a simple job to undertake. The burner was too dirty and needed a clean, as well as the flue.

Our plumber cleaned these thoroughly checked that the thermostat had not been set too low, and ensuring the pilot light and thermocouple were working efficiently. We had also suggested to the customer that it may be of benefit to them to replace their current Rheem Stellar 330 litre with a bigger unit in the future, to ensure they do not run out of hot water in the first place. Despite this particular system to have a high water recovery of 200 litres per hour.

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This Rheem Stellar Gas hot water heater has a storage capacity of 130 litres. And has a huge gas energy rating of 5 stars – which helps save on high gas bills. This unit is available on Natural gas or LPG depending on which is already on the property and is also available in a 360 litre model which also has a 5 star energy rating but a bigger capacity of 160 litres. It is also paired with a 10 year warranty on the cylinder and superflue, a 5 year warranty on labour of the cylinder and superflue, and a 1 year warranty on labour and parts on all other components, and is equipped with mains pressure, which means multiple showers can be running at any one time.

The customer was very happy with this quick fix and that it was not too big of a job like they thought. We gave our customer the options of payment methods including cash, cheque, credit card, and mobile EFTPOS carried in his van. Our customer this time around opted for cash. And just like that, we were on our way in fully marked Jim’s Plumbing vans to help the next customer. No Interest Ever!** payment plan options availableĀ 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*.

15 Years of Service
15 Years of Service