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specky
specky Member Posts: 2
I have a Super Store Model ss-60 and a oil fired furnace. SuperStore is about 15 years old. Suddenly my hot water won't last for two showers. I have well water as well.
Is there an element I can remove and clean or replace? Suggestions?

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  • kcopp
    kcopp Member Posts: 4,443
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    A SS-60 is a WH that runs off the boiler... no elements.
    You may have a circulator pump that has broken....
  • Jason_13
    Jason_13 Member Posts: 304
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    There may be a mixing valve that may need cleaned or replaced.
  • Mark Eatherton
    Mark Eatherton Member Posts: 5,853
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    Or a heat exchanger that is limed up, or an aquastat that is out of sorts, or... It's definitely not the dip tube though... :wink:

    ME

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  • Robert O'Brien
    Robert O'Brien Member Posts: 3,542
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    Turn the power off,run water until tank is cold. Turn power back on and check delta T across HX,should be quite wide, if not, the HX is dirty. Quite common with these.
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