how long does it take to drain a 50 gallon hot water heater?

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Answered: What could be wrong when the water heater keeps ...

It could be that that the gas volume is not set high enough. A plumber can check this for you. My gas volume was between 7-8 and the heater kept cutting off. The plumber set the volume to 12 and it works fine now.

Answered: Gas control dial on water heater tank got wet and will not turn

If the control got wet, then you have a leaky tank. It is time to replace the heater.

Answered: What would make you hotwater heater flip the breaker

Do you have an electric water heater?

Answered: What part to change for the gas water heater to ...

On a 30 gallon water heater, it most likely IS going to get cold after a 10 minute shower: If you are using water at the rate of 3 gals a minute, you would completely empty the tank of heated water. Even if you just used water at the rate of 1 gal a min., you would have introduced 10 gals of COLD ...

Answered: Hot water only from the hot water heater smells ...

E- If this is a new hot water heater, then you need to contact the installers. If you are reluctant to do that, then I would pull the anode rod- found of the top of the tank- and see if they might have slipped the old one in it. Clean it off. Maybe drain the tank. If this doesn't work, go back to ...

Answered: How to refill water heater

open the vaulve at the top of the heater . there will be a lift up knob, while the water is on . be sure to turn off power till water comes out of vaulve,then turn on breaker to power.
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Rheem EcoSense 50-Gallon Electric heat pump water heaters,need product

Operation Modes The Rheem HP50RH has three operation modes. The first is the Energy Saver mode, which allows the water heater to function using only the heat pump on top to warm the water. In Normal mode, the heater uses both the heat pump and a heating element backup. When in Electric Heat Only ...

Hot water heater

There could be a few reasons why. Im gonna guess that your gas or electric power is on, if not...then thats why. The temp in the water heater is satisfied could be one reason, check to see what the setting is set to on the water heater, if its on a low temp setting than turn it up. Another problem ...

How many gallons can a fast dripping faucet drain from a water heater in

It takes about 15,000 drips to make a gallon, so dripping once per second for 4 hours is about a gallon. A faster drip of twice a second could use 3 gallons in 6 hours. Even 4 drips per second would not empty the tank.

A.O. Smith Hot Water Heater

Why do you want to heat the hot water ? ************* Sorry, couldn't resist: it's one of my pet peeves; but, to your credit, you DID say both "water heater" (correct) and "hot water heater" (incorrect) lol. Seriously, SMITH has been making water heaters for longer than I have been around ( and ...