Expansion tank fail rate - 87% out of 15 checkins
STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
8 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

Bradford White tank with expansion tank
A new PRV installed along with 4" vent and expansion tank. The vent for the furnace was also replaced and the new tank was placed on a water heater stand.
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AMERICAN
Model
Rating
Age
7 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New AO Smith installed and water softener bypassed. The PRV was also bad and was replaced.
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AO SMITH
Model
Rating
Age
13 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

AO Smith tank
New main shutoff installed, new thermal expansion tank which was also moved to the cold side, and the PRV was replaced.
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AMERICAN
Rating
Age
10 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

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New thermal expansion tank installed along with AO Smith hot water heater.
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
8 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New AO Smith installed, prv replaced, and expansion tank added.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
16 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

water heater backdraft
50 gallon gas water heater
Pressure Reducing Valve was replaced two saddle valves were removed. The thermal expansion tank was inflated to 75 psi and the water pressure was also set to 75.
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RHEEM
Model
Rating
Age
8 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Rheem leaking early
4 gallon thermal expansion tank
Fury water heater by rheem
New water heater installed along with thermal expansion tank. This tank was under a lot of pressure and lasted only 10 years which is a little below average, even for a Rheem.
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Fury water heater by rheem
STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install new GCR40400 AO Smith hot water heater and replaced the thermal expansion tank. The expansion tank was also moved to a different location so it would be supported better than before.
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AO SMITH
Model
Rating
Age
18 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install new 50 gallon AO Smith and reposition the thermal expansion tank for better support. The flexible supply line was also removed and hard piped with copper.
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KENMORE
Model
Rating
Age
8 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install new water heater and thermal expansion tank.
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RHEEM
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install new AO Smith hot water heater.
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install two new AO Smith tanks and new thermal expansion tank. A 4 gallon expansion tank was installed to replace the previous 2 gallon tank.
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
13 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install new Bradford White water heater.
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