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Thanks

Grady & Fixitron, thank you both for your help in getting me thru this ordeal. After installing a new Taco circulator, I have all 3 systems up and running. I guess the old one was working, but not at...
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Update

Well I think I have some good news. After tinkering again with the system and purging it for a couple minutes, I tried to make sure the flow kept going in the right direction by closing the feed...
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Just to clarify, when i purge the zone for a...

Just to clarify, when i purge the zone for a couple minutes, I do get heat thru the zone. Once I close the drain valve, and open the balacing valve, it seems cold water is backflowing thru the system...
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Posted By Rootin420

Photos posted

Guys,

I've posted some pics on the following link:

http://www.geocities.com/brownfantasyfootball5/boiler.html

The top left pic is the supply line after the zone valve as it leaves the boiler...
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I would bet against the air in the line because i...

I would bet against the air in the line because i had it running for 5-10 minutes, the loop isn't that big. I can try to post pics, but I know that hot water is getting all the way thru the system...
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It is fed on the return, the stream of hot water...

It is fed on the return, the stream of hot water after a couple minutes was steady.
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Posted By Rootin420

Grady and Fixitron

I just wanted to update both of you and let you know where I stand now with my zone issue. I was purging that zone the other day for a couple minutes, and after a while hot water was circulating the...
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Yes Grady it is. Can I ask a possibly dumb...

Yes Grady it is. Can I ask a possibly dumb question?

The line that comes out of the circulator gets split into 3 separate lines, all with those cheap shut off valves, and then the purge valves....
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OK, so I've closed zone 1 and 2, and left zone 3...

OK, so I've closed zone 1 and 2, and left zone 3 asking for heat. I opened the Red feed valve to increase pressure to 27#. Now the only valve I have next to the boiler drain is a hex head male...
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Yes, I have that larger pipe coming out of the...

Yes, I have that larger pipe coming out of the boiler, all I meant was that the two zones for upstairs are T'd off from that main pipe with an expansion tank included. The third zone is also off that...
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Grady, There is a male plug between the...

Grady,

There is a male plug between the circulator & the hose connection valve which may be the shut off valve. It has a hex head, with a hole in the center, with a small round "button" in the...
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I have a purge that is coming out of the...

I have a purge that is coming out of the circulator. Would I purge it from there, or is there a spot on the baseboard that I have to find?
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Posted By Rootin420

Honeywell V8043E Zone Valve

I recently posted a message stating that I have a 3 zone hot water system, and 1 zone is not working. I've tested the thermostat that was previously installed in that zone in a different zone and it...
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The two zones for upstairs split off from the...

The two zones for upstairs split off from the boiler with an expansion tank. The third zone is completely separate, but stems off the original pipe before the expansion tank. There's a zone valve on...
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There is one circulator for the entire system....

There is one circulator for the entire system. Which is running fine.
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I also hear a humming or buzzing noise now in the...

I also hear a humming or buzzing noise now in the areas where the zones work. I used to hear the crinkle of the pipes warming up, but it has since been replaced by the hum.
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3 zone hot water system, 1 zone not working

Two zones work just fine, but I recently changed to a digital t-stat in my downstairs zone. It worked fine for 2 weeks, albeit we've had moderate temperature in NY until recently. I am now not...
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