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A.O. Smith GPVR 50 ProMax Power Vent Storage Water Heater Reviews

haste502

Stay away from A. O. Smith

Posted

Pros: none

Cons: doesn't work

After my previous water heater failed after 31 years, I had a 30-gallon A. O. Smith Promax gas water heater installed on October 30, 2007. On November 17, after 19 days, the pilot light went out. For the next seven months, the pilot light continued to fail and had to be relit. The pilot failed sometimes every few days, sometimes every day, sometimes four times a day or more. Eventually, I had to relight the pilot light every time we needed hot water. The plumber who installed the Promax returned five separate times to try and fix it, without success. An A. O. Smith Authorized Technician tried and also failed to fix it. To help find the problem, I installed a camera at the heater viewing...
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tslancasterny

Not Good

Posted

Pros: None

Cons: It quit working parts hard to get!

I had this tank put in as part of a kitchen remodel, after 2 weeks the control panel stopped working we waited 1 week for the new part. New control panel put in with same problem now they claim it is the wiring harness, All I know is I have a 6 week hot water tank and no hot water for at least 2 days!!!!I will take my old tank back!
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