AO Smith Water Heater Pressure Relief Valve #9000728015

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This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the temperature and pressure relief valve on an AO Smith electric water heater. The most common reason for replacing the temperature and pressure relief valve is when the water heater is leaking.

Click here to purchase part #9000728015:
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All of the information for this temperature and pressure relief valve replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
AO Smith

Tools used: flat head screwdriver, pipe wrench, sealant

Step By Step Instructions

1
Before you replace the temperature & pressure relief valve in your water heater shut off the power to the unit
2
Close the water intake valve.
3
You should drain approximately half of the water from the tank by using a flathead screwdriver to open the drain valve.
4
Be aware you should open a hot water faucet in the home to assist in releasing water from the tank.
5
After draining the necessary water, close the valve.
6
Use a pipe wrench to help unthread the discharge tube attached to the temperature and pressure relief valve.
7
Now use the wrench to help unthread the old valve by rotating it counter-clockwise – this may require some effort.
8
Install the new temperature & pressure relief valve by threading it clockwise into the tank then tighten.
9
Apply some sealant to the threads of the discharge tube then thread the tube into the new valve.
10
Open the water intake valve and allow the tank to refill then restore power to the unit and your water heater should be ready for use.
Description
This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the temperature and pressure relief valve on an AO Smith electric water heater. The most common reason for replacing the temperature and pressure relief valve is when the water heater is leaking.

Click here to purchase part #9000728015:
hhttp://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Temperature-And-Pressure-Relief-Valve/9000728015/2636609?TLSID=1879

All of the information for this temperature and pressure relief valve replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
AO Smith

Tools used: flat head screwdriver, pipe wrench, sealant
Step-By-Step Instructions
1
Before you replace the temperature & pressure relief valve in your water heater shut off the power to the unit
2
Close the water intake valve.
3
You should drain approximately half of the water from the tank by using a flathead screwdriver to open the drain valve.
4
Be aware you should open a hot water faucet in the home to assist in releasing water from the tank.
5
After draining the necessary water, close the valve.
6
Use a pipe wrench to help unthread the discharge tube attached to the temperature and pressure relief valve.
7
Now use the wrench to help unthread the old valve by rotating it counter-clockwise – this may require some effort.
8
Install the new temperature & pressure relief valve by threading it clockwise into the tank then tighten.
9
Apply some sealant to the threads of the discharge tube then thread the tube into the new valve.
10
Open the water intake valve and allow the tank to refill then restore power to the unit and your water heater should be ready for use.

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