Your privacy is of great concern to SupplyHouse. Each manufacturer uses different formats and you need to de-code the water heater serial number. Revised to include details on the latest technologies, Valve Handbook, Third Edition, discusses design, performance, selection, operation, and application. Bradford White water heaters are built for installation by a plumbing or heating professional for safety and maximum performance. She said that's the policy, could not do anything. If missing or misplaced, contact Bradford White for a replacement copy. What a waste of money and what poor quality of product.
I don't understand how a water heater didn't last very long! I gave them my model and serial number and explained to them that I have a new style pilot light assembly and still sent me the copper wire style assembly. This card must also be mailed to Bradford White within six months of the manufacturing date of the water heater for the extended limited warranty to be valid. For that reason alone I will not purchase another B-W water heater. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state. This sticker is usually around any warning labels and the energy guide. The company was founded in 1881.
Among other figures, the chart shows the estimated yearly cost of each model and its energy factor number provided by the Department of Energy. The 1st one lasted five years, then started to leak. I called the warranty dept and they could not reimburse for labor. Their products and poor workmanship is not worth your valuable time and money! Roberto left and returned with a new hot water tank and Brad. Even going to check was going to have an expensive fee. Bradford White uses a 20-letter code for the year of manufacture of their water heaters. The 1st 4 numbers will indicate the year and the week of manufacturing.
Ten year heaters only have a 3 year warranty in a commercial setting. The water always checked ok when they were here, Afterward it would get cold after one shower. All that I am asking for is some kind of reimbursement for the labor cost. All other terms and conditions of this warranty apply as stated. We were very pleased with the job and the excellent customer service demonstrated Brad. This means that we will not distribute, sell or rent your name or personal information about you to any third party without your permission. The residential gas water heater stand is designed for garages or anywhere else a gas water heater needs to be elevated.
Rheem does not care if you self-install providing you do it correctly - which means don't fire it up without water in it which their electronic control module would record. All returns must be accompanied by a Return Goods Authorization, which may be obtained by contacting a customer service representative either by phone or by e-mail. Water started coming out of top side seam. I wish I knew where this product is sold in the Cleveland, Ohio are because I would definitely purchase another. ©2015 - McGarry and Madsen Inspection. In our case the control valve was leaking. It extends to the first buyer and to any subsequent owner s as long as the water heater remains installed at its original place of installation.
Original review: May 24, 2019 Bradford White is a waste of money and time. Every one of our facilities is staffed with highly experienced workers and craftspeople who know their jobs and know how to build a superior product. Never will buy anything with this brand name! It extends to the first buyer and to any subsequent owner s as long as the tanks remain installed at its original place of installation. Our products have won industry acclaim for performance, reliability, energy-efficiency, ease of installation, warranty, and innovation. Usage of residential product in other applications will shorten the duration of the warranty. The day I needed parts to fix my water heater absolutely a crap show! I changed the anode in second unit two years in service even though inspection showed no material degradation.
All you need is the manufactures name that should be located at the top of the heater , and the serial number that is located on a black and white label roughly near the middle of the heater. Together they promptly removed the tank. Now 3 years past the manufacturer's stated warranty of 6 years and we are hearing popping when the heater is on, so we know the time is near to a tank failure. If you are buying a Tankless buy a Rinnai. My past experience has been that water heaters begin with a drip under the tank indicating it's time for replacement. You can also check with the manufacture by calling Customer Care for Residential at 1-800-999-9515, or Commercial Customer Care at 1-800-456-9805.
For instructions to find your model and serial number. Our products are known by both consumers and installers for performance, reliability, energy-efficiency, ease of installation, and innovative design. If further assistance is required, please contact the warranty department at 800-531-2111 b. If you wish to read their full written philosophy online you can find it on their website. Please note: Bradford White offers its products exclusively through authorized Bradford White representatives and wholesale distributors for sale to qualified installers. It has to be replaced today 5 years.
Note: Bradford White uses a 20-year letter designation rotation in serial numbers shown in the chart below. The part that sucks the most it cost me over 1200 dollars the first time and another 300 to get replaced. Doing this will give you the date your water heater was made, and you will see if yours is still under warranty or not. Not impressed with a 6 year lifecycle. Advertisements on this site are placed and controlled by outside advertising networks.
The plumber stated that he had no idea why this would happen. Do not use this item for any installation or repair of potable water applications. Over several months my plumber came out numerous time, plus a few other tradesmen. Our Warranty Department is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 800-531-2111 for further information. We made a mistake installing this heater and increased that mistake by trying to fix it. This limited warranty runs from date of installation or without proof of installation, from three 3 months after the date of manufacture for the period specified on the following chart. Original review: July 16, 2018 Late Sunday evening I notice that we did not have hot water.