Water heater leaking

Old 11-29-08, 08:53 AM
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Water heater leaking

Could someone tell my what causes hot water to come out the top of a gas water heater.
Old 11-29-08, 08:56 AM
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Could be leaking from either the inlet or outlet fittings and the t&p relief valve may be mounted up there as well.
Old 11-29-08, 09:03 AM
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Or, as a post a few weeks ago had, your tank could be bad. If you don't find a leak at one of the inlet/outlet or T&P fittings, I'd suspect that.
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Is it leaking from a fitting or through a seam in the tank?

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