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    Central Heating - Boiler

    Thank you for your reply
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    Central Heating - Boiler

    I have a Baxi Bermuda back boiler approx. 30 years old. Can this be replaced or do I need to install a new central heating system?
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    TV Recorder

    My lady friend has a Hitachi TV flat screen about 5 years old. She was connected by cable (Virgin) for programmes. She has stopped a subscription and now has the basic programmes that we are familiar with on Freeview. (she is still connected to cable for TV and broadband) She wants a recorder...
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    TV Recorder

    Thank you (Nozzle)
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    TV Recorder

    Good Morning, I would be grateful for some advice Please. My lady friend has a Digital Toshiba with Freeview pre installed. She cannot afford Sky, BT or Virgin (to be honest she did have a virgin box but returned it, trying to keep her expenditure down). CAN SOMEONE PLEASE advise if can she...
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    Power Shower Pumps

    Hello I am looking for simple advice and would be grateful for contributions. I presently have a Salamander Pump CT50P. Its just a basic pump I have been so so with it but now after about 5 years the hot water flow has stopped rather having it repaired I rather change it for a different model I...
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    Honeywell HCW80 Thermostat - with Relay

    Hello Stem thank you I shall keep an eye as you have described
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    Honeywell HCW80 Thermostat - with Relay

    Hello Stem I am very grateful for your response. Thank you. I have the S Plan two motorised valves ( I insisted on that when planning the system) However, you could be right about the thermostat I had not changed the batteries in about 4 years and one connection was slightly loose. I attended to...
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    Honeywell HCW80 Thermostat - with Relay

    Will someone please help me.? I have a Vaillant boiler no problems. This morning I discovered that my water and radiators weren't working. I went downstairs and fiddled with the Thermostat moving it up and down went upstairs discovered the boiler started to fire and all was working. This...
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    Bathroom Ceiling Mould

    My bath/shower has a very low ceiling and obviously stars to collect mould. I clean de mould paint it etc. etc. My question as this is a small part of the ceiling. Is it advisable to tile the ceiling or is there another long lasting method to keep out the mould. Thank you
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    Oven Bulb

    I have a Creda fan assisted oven model 48251 (Cabaret) I purchased this oven in 1994 I have to replace the bulb sometime ago. Last year the bulb fused and I purchased a 25 watt oven bulb from ASDA (very inferior quality) they blew in days. Last month I saw Osram 25 watt oven bulbs in Tesco's...
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    Honeywell ST9400C programmer

    Thank you for the information it is something I never knew. My system was put in by very reputable company in January 2010. So it just escaped the 5 yr. rule by 6 months. I not denying that the programmer is a good one just the way it collapsed on switching of the power and then restarting the...
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    Honeywell ST9400C programmer

    REPORTING BACK Thank you for helping me with the problems I was having with my programmer (Honeywell ST9400C). As reported earlier I purchased a new programmer it arrived 2 hours ago. I installed it. Switched the power on the system is running beautifully, back to normal. However, I am...
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    Honeywell ST9400C programmer

    Thank you Boilerman2 I had a similar problem but that was back in 1984 when Honeywell LED programmers first came out so I went back to the mechanical clock type. I thought they would have corrected this issue. However, I grateful for your advice. So I have ordered a replacement. Can you please...
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    Honeywell ST9400C programmer

    Thank you I did not need to turn the CH & WH off because before I changed the thermostat I had done that. Anyway all the instructions on the programmer have been on a blank green screen from the time I put the new thermostat in and put the power on. so nothing can be read
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