Whirlpool
AVERAGE LIFESPAN
10.8 Years out of 12 Checkins.
REVIEWS
3 Stars out of 5 Stars based on 6 customer reivews.
REPAIR
0 Average age on 0 repairs.
REASON FOR REPLACEMENT
  • 5 GAS VALVE / PILOT
  • 4 LEAK
  • 2 PRETENTATIVE MAINTENANCE
  • 1 basement flooded
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WHIRLPOOL
Rating
Age
8 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

A thermal expansion tank was installed for the new water heater. The house PRV was also bad which caused high water pressure. A new PRV was installed along with the Bradford White water heater.
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WHIRLPOOL
Rating
Age
8 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New Bradford White water heater installed and 4" flue put in. There was also a new expansion tank and PRV installed.
KC Water Heaters
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WHIRLPOOL
Model
Rating
Age
12 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

New AO Smith 40 gallon short gas water heater installed.
KC Water Heaters
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WHIRLPOOL
Rating
Age
10 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
basement flooded

The new water heater was installed on blocks to prevent damage from future possible floods.
KC Water Heaters
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WHIRLPOOL
Rating
Age
13 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
PRETENTATIVE MAINTENANCE

New AO Smith GCR50400 water heater installed. New shutoff installed on gas line.
KC Water Heaters
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WHIRLPOOL
Rating
Age
7 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

New AO Smith installed and the flexible gas supply line was also removed. The flue was also adjusted to have the proper connections and slope. The old flue had a 3\" pipe going into a 4\" flue with no reducer coupling.
KC Water Heaters
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WHIRLPOOL
Model
Rating
Age
11 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New
KC Water Heaters
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WHIRLPOOL
Rating
Age
13 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

Installed new heater to replace a pilot issue.
KC Water Heaters
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WHIRLPOOL
Model
Rating
Age
10 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Installed two AO Smith energy efficient hot water heaters.
KC Water Heaters
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WHIRLPOOL
Rating
Age
15 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

Install short 40 gallon Bradford White hot water heater along with a 5\" flue liner for the chimney. The short tank created a much better draw.
KC Water Heaters
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WHIRLPOOL
Model
Rating
Age
13 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
PRETENTATIVE MAINTENANCE

Install new AO Smith GCG-50-400 water heater with new shutoff valve. Also replaced some shutoff valves for the upstairs washing machine.
KC Water Heaters
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WHIRLPOOL
Rating
Age
10 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

Installed GCG 50 400 AO Smith. Installed new shutoff and drip leg on gas line.
KC Water Heaters
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