DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > Appliances > Water Softener and Heater > Water Heater Leak




Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-28-2009, 03:47 AM  
Fernando2010X
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 1
Default Water Heater Leak

My water heater has water that is pooling at the cold water inlet and, I thik, the access to the anode. The "insulation" is wet around these areas. The cold water line does not appear to be leaking. It is CPVC plastic. Does this mean the water heater needs to be replaced?



__________________

[URL=http://www.getridofvaginalodor.com] http://www.getridofvaginalodor.com [/URL]

Fernando2010X is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-28-2009, 11:41 AM  
kok328
Supporting Member
HRT_SUPPORTER.png
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Grand Blanc, MI
Posts: 2,195
Liked 112 Times on 97 Posts
Likes Given: 64

Default

If there is no leak AT the pipe and/or connection, then yea, the heater is shot.

__________________
kok328 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-30-2009, 09:26 AM  
Nestor_Kelebay
Emperor Penguin
 
Nestor_Kelebay's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Posts: 1,844
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts

Default

Is it a gas fired water heater or an electric water heater?

__________________
Nestor_Kelebay is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter DIY Home Repair Forum Replies Last Post
Water Leak? shan2themax Plumbing Forum 11 08-29-2009 07:51 PM
Basement water leak due to a submersible sump pump failing in a water well stanigator Plumbing Forum 1 05-18-2009 05:27 PM
can I reuse hot/cold water flex lines on gas water heater? gordon Plumbing Forum 2 12-14-2008 12:16 PM
Hot Water Heater guyod Plumbing Forum 6 01-24-2008 11:57 AM
New water heater maverick General Appliance Discussion 1 03-29-2006 08:39 AM