Expansion Tank on Water Heater


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Old 03-31-11, 08:14 PM
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Expansion Tank on Water Heater

I just found a pin hole in the expansion tank on my water heater. Is it something I can wait until tomorrow or do I need to do something now.
 
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Old 03-31-11, 09:23 PM
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You can wait until tommorow. The tank controls thermal expansion. I would probably turn the water heater to pilot until you get it replaced. You dont want the relief valve letting loose in the middle of the night.

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