State Select
AVERAGE LIFESPAN
13 Years out of 36 Checkins.
REVIEWS
3.9 Stars out of 5 Stars based on 15 customer reivews.
REPAIR
1 Average age on 1 repairs.
REASON FOR REPLACEMENT
  • 23 LEAK
  • 8 GAS VALVE / PILOT
  • 2 PRETENTATIVE MAINTENANCE
  • 2 VENTING / INSTALLATION
  • 1 GAS VALVE
  • 1 Flood
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
13 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Standard 40k gas
Liberty Oak Plumbing
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
8 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
VENTING / INSTALLATION

Bradford White Water Heater, new vent, new PRV, expansion tank, and shutoffs.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
1 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

A new Ruud tank installed along with a new PRV, thermal expansion tank, and bond.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
3 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Two new Bradford White water heaters installed in parallel. Two new expansion tanks installed and the venting totally redone.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
11 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

New
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
12 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

New
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New water heater installed, new PRV, and expanson tank. Vent was also replaced for the water heater and 4" installed.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New AO Smith water heater installed on open system.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
16 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New AO Smith installed on open loop system, water pressure was about 70 psi.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Rating
Age
22 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

New AO Smith water heater installed and section of the flue replaced. The tank that we originally planned to install had a small dent in the side so we pulled another tank off the truck and swapped it out. One of the advantages to having 4-5 tanks on the truck at all times.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
11 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
VENTING / INSTALLATION

The water pressure was 100 psi due to a failed PRV. The vent for the blower was also replaced with 2" and restrictor plates were used to prevent future problems. The slope for the flue was also redone.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
10 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

New AO Smith GCR model installed in place of the State Select. Thermal expansion tank was also installed on this closed loop system.
KC Water Heaters
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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.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
22 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

The water pressure was 80 psi and the house was on an open loop system. The gas shutoff was updated and a new ball valve was installed. A flue liner was recommended in the near future. GCR 50 gallon AO Smith installed.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
6 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
Flood

New AO Smith GPVT-50-200 installed along with a recirculating line. This 50,000 BTU power vent replaced two 50 gallon 40,000 BTU power vent heaters.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
23 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

AO Smith GCG water heater installed in place of the old State Select. A section of the flue was also replaced where it had worn thin. This is typically due to rust formed from condensation over years.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
16 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Only the left water heater was replaced in this multi tank setup. We were no longer able to run in a parallel setup due to different size tanks and lengths in piping.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
1 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE

KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
15 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New desc
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
15 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Two new GCR50400 water heaters installed in a parallel system. 3 isolation valves provide complete control in case you want to run the system on only one heater. A four gallon thermal expansion tank.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
PRETENTATIVE MAINTENANCE

Upgraded to the GCR 50 400 AO Smith water heater. Thermal expansion tank installed.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
13 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New AO Smith water heater along with new ball valve and ice maker stop.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
6 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

AO Smith water heater installed to replace the State. When installed with a water softener the anode rod should be replaced every 3 years. Water softeners significantly shorten the lifespan of a water heater.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
8 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

New AO Smith GCR 50 400 higher efficiency water heater installed. The water pressure was 90 psi so a Pressure Reducing Valve was also installed.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
12 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

Install new AO Smith and new ball valve. The shutoff for the gas line was also replaced with new gas cock.
KC Water Heaters
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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.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
8 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install new AO Smith and bonded the water lines to prolong the tank life.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install new AO Smith and added thermal expansion tank.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
7 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

Install two new tanks, AO Smith 50 gallon hot water heaters. A 4 gallon amtrol thermal expansion tank was installed and a new shutoff was installed for each humidifier.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
13 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install power vent water heater to keep the house within code.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
12 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install AO smith GCV50300 water heater, 50 gallon hot water tank. House was on an open system with only 60 psi and did not require a thermal expansion tank.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
39 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Installed a new state select 50 gallon.
KC Water Heaters
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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.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
7 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

Install new AO Smith installed and saddle valve removed and replaced with a 1/4 turn ball valve.
KC Water Heaters
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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.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
15 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Installed GCG 50 400 AO Smith and put in new shutoff valves. There was also an abandoned saddle valve on the backside of the supply lines. The abandoned valve was removed and the other saddle valve was replaced.
KC Water Heaters
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
20 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
PRETENTATIVE MAINTENANCE

Installed new GCR 40 400 AO Smith water heater. The drip leg or sediment trap was installed on the incoming gas line but is not visible from the picture. The shutoff valve on the incoming gas line had an older style valve that requires two wrenches to open and close. A new style of shutoff was installed to increased safety.
KC Water Heaters
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