How to Remove Water Heater Elements?

Answer Removing water heater elements can be a very difficult task. In most cases you will need to use a Water Heater Element Removal Wrench.

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How do I install hot water heating elements?

Drain the TankTurn off the circuit breaker for the heater. Remove the access panel. Close the shutoff valves to prevent any water from entering the tank, and attach a hose to the hose connection. O... Read More »

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