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    Boiler upgrade requirements for extension

    Hello, we are planning a rear extension which will add an new UFH system, one extra radiator, and an extra towel rail. Currently we have a 10 year old Worcester Bosch 25si combi boiler which is doing alright. It has recently been serviced and the gas engineer said it is looking good...
  2. eveares

    Vaillant Ecotec 937 plus - Flu fan constantly on, LCD dead, No heating or hot water - Common fault or not?

    Had a short power cut earlier and when the power came back on, it looks like my Vaillant Ecotec 937 plus boiler died. My educated guess is either when the power went out or when the power came back on, the PCB on my boiler died, as now it is completely unresponsive (LCD dead, no heating or hot...
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    Worcester Junior 28i Faulty Pcb Board

    I need some help with a Worcester Junior 28i gas boiler and I'm hoping someone here may have came across this fault before ... I have checked the following: - 240v at supply connections - All internal push on connections are correctly fitted to the PCB board - The transformer is giving the...
  4. P

    No hot water downstairs advice needed.

    I wonder if any one can give me some advice. I have a Alpha CD25X Boiler that is also connected to a solar hot water system. The boiler is in cupboard it kitchen and next to boiler is the water tank for solar system. From what I understand a liquid travels through pipes from tank up through...
  5. S

    Unserviceable boiler installation

    I have just discovered that my newish boiler ( one year old) has been installed in such a way as to make it unserviceable. We asked the company that installed it to give it its annual service, which is required to fulfil the warranty. The engineer came in, took one look at it and said he...
  6. Careful_Bodger

    Pairing programmable thermostat with existing WB receiver controller

    I currently have this controlling my fully GasSafe installed WB Greenstar 30i... If I purchased this ... Is it possible to unpair my existing thermostat shown top right, and replace/pair with the new programmable thermostat shown bottom right. I understand there could be possible timer...
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    New build hybrid heating system - badly configured?

    Hi, I've moved into a new build, built by CALA Homes. Overall, the house is great, but I'm not so sure about the heating system. Outside there's a Daikin air-source heat pump. In the garage there's a gas boiler. Upstairs there's a hot water storage tank. Concern 1: The heat pump only heats...
  8. A

    Gas consumption really high?

    Hey! We moved into our new house 6 months ago and over the past month we've noticed our bills seem to be really high. Since moving in we've used approx 1116m3 gas. Our electric seems quite high as well but I was expecting that with an electric shower & hob. I'm not sure if there is an issue and...
  9. P

    Run pipes behind boiler

    Hi, I have an old traditional gas boiler (two pipe, fully pumped system, if that matters) sitting on the floor and touching the wall, as from the first pic. The second pic zooms in on a hole the boiler has in the rear, leaving a gap with the wall. I am planning to run two 15mm copper pipes...
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    Looking for recomendation - Gas vs Electric heating

    Hi, I'll prefix all this with, whatever solution I go for, I will be getting qualified tradesmen to do it for me. I live in a 3 bed, 2 bathroom apartment that currently has a gas boiler with a storage water tank. This setup is 30 years old, and the boiler is a Ideal Mexico Super 2 CF80. The...
  11. P

    How to open the casing of this gas boiler

    How to open the casing of this gas boiler, please? It is an Immergas Avio-Maior (Italian Made). See below the photo. Thank You
  12. L

    Worcester 24i boiler sometimes fails to ignite.

    Hi guys, I have a Worcester 24i boiler which sometimes fails to ignite. I have checked the following - Water pressure is between 1.5 & 2.0 when cold. - On the top, reset switch is not tripped. When It works, it works fine. I think, there is a leakage in the system as I have to top-up the...
  13. S

    Potterton prima 50f boiler low pressure

    We've got a Potterton boiler with a hot water tank upstairs in an airing cupboard. Every year we close the valves on our radiators because they heat up even with the heating turned off. We've opened up the valves for the winter and tried bleeding the radiators but there's a lot of air in the...
  14. M

    vaillant ecotec pro 24 leaking condensate

    Hi Just had our first ever problem with this boiler after 9 trouble free years. It's installed in the upstairs airing cupboards where the old water tank was. We noticed today that a large number of the bed clothes stored under the boiler had brown marks and were damp. Then found a damp brown...
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    Boiler not firing up Ideal W2000 rs30 help needed.

    Hello, I’ve got an ideal w2000 rs30 gas boiler. I’ve got a bit of an intermittent problem. When I call for either hot water or heating the boiler doesn’t fire up. Sometimes the boiler comes on but if I boost it for 30 minutes it goes off within 10 minutes. I can here the motorised valve...
  16. K

    Worcester 28 repeated start attempts when already lit, then cutout? (video)

    I'm only speculating as to what is actually happening here, it turns on and stays on for a few minutes, then it does this - clicks a bit, fan slows down, fan speeds up, clicks a bit, fan slows down, fan speeds up - does this a few times then cuts out. I was wondering if anyone else has ever...
  17. T

    Is my boiler illegal and can't be serviced?

    Hi, We bought a new Barratt Home in 2007 and haven't modified the boiler or its boxing since then however today an engineer has refused to service it saying its boxing and exposed pipe is illegal (boxing above boiler and pipe to side - photo attached). The boiler has been serviced each year...
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