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Name a bunch of boiler makes for me and I'll make a poll so we can see which ones get installed the most.
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How To Balance Radiators Tool List: Radiator-bleeding key Lockshield valve adjuster or adjustable spanner Screwdriver Digital...
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cjaneway69
Hi all! I'm hoping someone or many of you, can give me some advice please. We have an Ariston Combi Boiler installed in 2004 (I found the...
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cjaneway69
cjaneway69
nick_a_louse
I need some help from the internet before I waste any more time and money trying to fix air getting in to my central heating! Looking for advise...
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NOISY HEATING SYSTEM. Morning all, I have a heating system, installed about 3 years ago and its quite noisy, boiler is first floor above lounge...
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I’ve been called out to a problem with a Potterton Powermax involved. The water pressure coming out of every tap dies off after around 30-50...
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Recent install Firebird 26kw Condensing boiler. Space heat only. Installed as replacement boiler in well insulated 80s renovated home. (Silver...
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sawback
I have a 10-yr old Vitodens 100 WB1B. This fall a leak developed: the air separator located in the boiler above was leaking, and water dripped...
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Hi, my thermostat is about a year old and the screen has gone blank, changed the batteries. Then opened up the back and the on buttons were at the...
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TWilliams
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Hi All, Last night i discovered my Worcester 35CDi II was leaking, I had a new expansion vessel fitted in may as the old one had failed along...
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We have recently installed column radiators (stelrad regal) pretty much throughout our house during renovation/extension work. We choose steel...
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ShaunCorbs
ShaunCorbs
Andreas44
Hello, I live in Sweden and find it interesting that it seems to be more common to clean heating systems with cleaners. Not many people in Sweden...
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Hello. I have a two-zone heating set up, with each zone controlled by a 2-port zone valve (Honeywell V4043H by the looks of it), and each zone has...
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Tractorman_
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Hi, new here. I just had an Ideal Vogue Max 40 fitted and it has an ESI ESRTP4RF+ connected to it. I purposely asked for a cheap and cheerful...
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Hi, I installed Sime Brava One 30 BF on my 150 Sqare meters home. I also installed an external water pump at the hot water outlet to help the...
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BPS242RF has problem with setting only because the dial to set everything is not working. i.e won't change the numbers. Dose it need changing...
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Uncle Nick
Hi all, my Warmflow boiler is firing up when set on ‘hot water only’ (and no demand), the radiators then get really hot but there’s no hot water...
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Hi everybody. I am currently renovating my house and it has come to the time to plaster the lounge. Therefore, I new to remove the old...
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Very recently had a garage side extension on our house and now the boiler flue is too close to the wall. the boiler was fitted about 5 years ago...
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Hi All, I have a Worcester Danesmoor 20/25 oil boiler which is causing me lots of heartache and grief. About 3 months ago it locked out and...
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Hi All I know I know ... another HE24 LF code problem. Fix is replace boiler ;-) My problem is slightly different to other posts I've been...
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ShaunCorbs
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Dear All, My hot water cylinder (approx 45 years old) is fitted with a bottom mounted immersion heater controlled via a timer and an Essentials 7"...
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Hi....I have an older 2 family house. It was built in the 50's and is clearly not the best insulated which when combined with the old steel frame...
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Alan Wright
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Where can I get either a new sponge filter or complete cover that sits over the impeller fan the rubber filter has perished, or is it an acoustic...
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I'm sure this sort of topic has been discussed to death & believe me, I've tried everything to resolve it, but failed... Bosch 30CDi system...
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Heatslave 20/25 subtle humming from boiler new motor fitted fully serviced recently, it's the sort of sound you would get from a HV transformer...
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SimonG
SimonG
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I have a new Firebird Silver Boiler House model oil fired room heat only. I note in the manual all other models in this range have pump over- run...
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kris
Hi there, I've a Danfoss Randal set2 to replace next week, I'm simply looking to obtain the installation manual for the old timeclock, I...
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kris
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Should not have needed to post this thread but unfortunately have to... I had the new boiler (worcester bosch greenstar 30i)+ unvented cylinder...
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ShaunCorbs
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hi im new to this so thought i’d come on and ask if anyone came across same problem.. done a boiler 2 years ago (vaillant system boiler) and its...
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John.g
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hi all some advice combi boiler is heating water and heating comes on fine. its an ecotec plus - vaillant Issue - Pressure is way to high, sits...
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bob999
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Hi all Bit of a story here. We moved into our house in March 2021 and had lots of jobs to do. On buying the house we were told that the current...
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gpbeck
gpbeck
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Objective: I have an existing s-plan plus (see below for details) heating and hot water system, with 2 independent heating zones. There is a...
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We have a Vaillant Ecotec 415 system boiler, about 11 years old. It has been serviced annually (most recently in Sept 2021) and we've had a couple...
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Chrisae
Hi All, Just moved into a new house which has oil central heating. There is a Honeywell thermostat in the house which I think I have worked out...
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SimonG
SimonG
Andreas44
Hello, I wonder how to put Fernox cleaners from normal bottle to Fernox Omega filter. I do not want to use by radiator and it does not work with...
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ShaunCorbs
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I have a loft main water tank. I want to lower its height (at the moment raised higher in the loft by 1 meter to give more pressure I think) so I...
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Andreas44
Hello I will soon install Fernox Omega and wonder if it can be angled as in the picture. Can this affect the flow or affect the function of the...
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ShaunCorbs
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Hi all, I've just moved into a new house, it current has a solid fuel burner (kiln dried logs and / or smokeless coal nuggets) that is used for...
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pycoed
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Got baxi 800 5 months ago with new water tank and expansion vessal which is opposite water tank. After heating off all night and water heating...
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ShaunCorbs
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Hi, I have recently purchased a cottage with an LPG combi boiler (no mains gas in the area). I intend to replace this with an electric boiler and...
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SimonG
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Vaillant boiler was decommissioned last week due to faulty flue, parts no longer available. Heating engineer suggests: Worcester Greenstar 8000...
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