Water Heater Repair: How To Replace The Tpr Valve

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20/03/2015  · Shannon shows you how to replace the temperature & pressure relief valve on a typical residential water heater. If you have questions about your home improvement or maintenance projects, stop by …

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The TPR is a safety device that releases water pressure when it becomes dangerously high within the water heater. But before you run out and buy a new TPR valve, check with your local water utility to see if it has made any changes to the system that would boost water pressure. If not, go ahead and replace the valve. Shut off the gas valve or …

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17/12/2016  · This is a very simple video on how to replace/add a Discharge Pipe on a Water Heater. (Yes, part of the video I have the camera between my teeth lol.) You can also use Pipe Dope (Pipe Compound …

Close the cold water cut-off valve going into the water heater. Open the valve at the bottom and the pressure relief valve for a minute to drain a little water out of the tank and relieve the pressure. Remove the overflow pipe from the pressure relief valve. If it’s been …