1. Danielc11

    Hive help

    I’ve wired in a hive heating single channel receiver to replace a danfoss fp720 controlling a valliant ecotec exclusive 843. I’ve wired it up using the install guide from hive using earth, neutral, live, 1 & 3. I’ve wired HTG on from danfoss into HTG on in hive and what was DHW on into Common on...
  2. C

    Ideal combi 30 hive (sorry)

    Sorry as I’m sure you have seen 100 of these. But from looking at the past posts it’s wired up right so I’m at a loss here. It’s all running fine apart from the fact it won’t fire up. It’s also a single channel any help would be greatly appreciated
  3. W

    Hive install

    Hi there - looking for some help on hive wiring - I have an existing programmer that I can’t make any sense of the wiring on: The diagram on the existing timer doesn’t seem to match: I am trying to translate this to a single channel hive receiver. There is a wired thermostat in the hall that I...
  4. F

    Hive - Heating won't turn off!

    Hi everyone - I’m hoping I can get some insight into why my central heating won’t turn off when told to by the Hive receiver. Boiler: Procombi Exclusive 24 Hive: Single channel receiver No previous thermostat had been installed I’ve got a cable going from the Hive receiver to the same fused...
  5. C

    Hive dual or single receiver

    Hi all. First post so bare with me! House setup - Ideal Logic H18 boiler and Kingspan Tribune XE, Hive active heating installed with multi zone (2 controls) Hive dual channel receiver wired to the boiler and a single channel receiver wired to the Tribune XE. We have been having issues with...
  6. N

    Hive Installation - Grant Oil Boiler, Potterton Programmer

    Hello, I’m hoping someone may be able to help me. I’ve moved to a house in a rural location where oil powers the heating and hot water. It’s a Grant boiler with Potterton control. I note that Hive suggests getting it installed by an oil boiler professional to check that it’s actually...
  7. Jack Bycroft

    Hive dual to single channel receiver wiring

    Hi, long story short my hive has been wired using a dual channel receiver on a viessmann combo boiler. Since removing the hub as I’m moving home, it only fires the boiler when I boost the hot water on the thermostat. Spoke to hive who said I should us the single channel receiver for the new...
  8. R


    Hi all, I am looking to get a Hive thermostat installed but wasn't sure if it was compatible with our oil boiler as I recently found out the Google nest wasn't. Any help and advice would be massively appreciated!
  9. R

    Hive Underfloor heating not working

    Hi everyone, I'm looking for some advice. I replaced the “invisible heat” thermostats and wiring centre for a wet underfloor heating with Hive. The underfloor heating has 4 zones with a thermostat on each zone. The engineer installed one hive receiver for each zone. Four in total. So...
  10. E

    Wiring Hive V3 on a Y plan system

    I have pumped hot water and CH on a three port valve, a Y plan I believe The wiring seems standard to many Y plan diagrams, where there is no wire to terminal 2 (Heating off) on the controller My guess is I need this wired up for the hive to function fully, but where should it be wired to? The...
  11. bob-the-intern

    Honeywell T40 to Hive Thermostat Mini

    Hi there, First of all, thank you for your time. I'm looking at replacing my Honeywell T40 thermostat which serves pretty much as an on and off function on my home heating, I've a combi Vaillant boiler and the thermostat is wired to 1 (red cable) and 3 (orange cable) terminals, using the...
  12. I

    Dual Hive Using For Combi

    Hello, I'm using a Dual Hive for Combi (I'm using this and not single because it got it soooo cheap ). I have researched as much as i can, before asking. Have I set this up correctly ? Hive = Boiler Earth = Earth N =Blue L = 230v Live Out 4: Heating On (NO) = 1 References used ...
  13. OwainOW

    Another st699 to hive thread

    Hi all, Sorry to add another thread but I’m looking for some help. I have installed a hive v3 water and heating replacing my old st699. This was prompted by removing the old thermostat that I thought wasnt working and doing nothing to find it was infact setting the heat of the house and plunged...
  14. L

    Broken boiler but still charging..

    Hi, I got a plumber round to change the pipes for 3 radiators to one. They aren't quite in the right place but luckily there is some give so at a stretch we can make it work when we install the radiator. He quoted to do this and install Hive for £160. Seemed like a nice guy until he broke the...
  15. T

    Advice on replacing Thermostat Controls

    Hi all, we recently move house and the central heating controls need replacing as there is no thermostat and only way to control HW or CH is manually on or off and the the 1-5 dial on the boiler. I bought a Hive Active Heating kit for the system, which is a traditional vented tank system...
  16. D

    Hive wiring to grant boiler

    Hi, having a bit of trouble Boiler has a manual timer fitted that has never been used, do I wire the hive up to that or remove the link between 7 and 12 and put it there.
  17. N

    Dual Channel Hive wired wrong way around?

    I've just had a new boiler installed (Ideal Logic, regular boiler for system with sealed hot water cylinder). The boiler company provided a Hive unit, and I had to get someone else in to install it. However, they seem to have done it the wrong way around: - when I select Hot Water, the boiler...
  18. E

    Hive install - Glowworm Xtramax HE

    Hi all, I’ve been looking to install Hive in a central heating system made up of: Glowworm Xtramax HE boiler Honeywell ST9100C timer Honeywell rotary thermostat (unsure model number) I’m not having much success as the wiring has me very confused. I’ve previously installed hive but never seen...
  19. F

    Smart Thermostat recommendations?

    I'm looking to get a new combi boiler fitted soon, likely a Viessmann. The combi boiler will be servicing about 9 radiators (including 2 towel radiators) and 2 showers in a 3 bed flat. I'd like a smart thermostat system for this, but am a bit flummoxed by the options especially the zoning...
  20. R

    Install Hive and Bypass the Room Thermostat. Which Wires do I Link?

    Hi, hope you can help please. Opened up the Wiring Center and frustratingly the wiring does not match the guide on the cover. Any ideas what ones I need to link to be able to decommission the Old Room Thermostat please? I have a HONEYWELL HOME DT90E DIGITAL ROOM THERMOSTAT & Drayton LP722...