baseboard heat gurlgeling

Old 10-26-09, 03:02 PM
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baseboard heat gurlgeling

Anyone have suggestions about reducing/eliminating gurgeling in baseboard? I have an oil boiler, and the heat seems to be working good. Just a lot of noise. It ia a one-level house if that matters. I bled all of the radiators, and only get water. I also bled the boiler, and got water right away. I did have to drain the boiler to do a repair recently .Thanks!
Old 10-26-09, 05:06 PM
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suggestions about reducing/eliminating gurgeling in baseboard?
My wise-a55 answer? Get the air out!

Yeah, I know, how?

What does the pressure gauge on the boiler read when the boiler is cold? and again when the boiler is HOT?

What type of air elimination devices, other than the bleeders, are on your system? Is there an air separator? an automatic air vent? etc...

What type of expansion tank do you have? Is it the type that looks like a propane tank from a gas grille? or a large steel tank strapped to the joists above the boiler?

Pictures might answer all these questions, and give us something to talk about...

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