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    Can I turn down the central heating temperature on combi boiler if I have TRVs?

    Hi, I've got a combi boiler. I was thinking of turning down the temperature of the heating on the boiler (i.e. on the boiler itself not the temperature on the thermostat). Reading up on this it sounds like setting this as low as possible is the best option in terms of reducing gas usage - to try...
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    Boiler Baxi Duo-Tec 33 Combi ErP - Time to reach temperature?

    I have a Baxi Duo-Tec 33 Combi ErP combi boiler and it works well enough. The only problem is the time it takes to reach hot water temperature. When I turn on the hot water it can take from 30 seconds to one minute to reach full flow temperature. Sometimes it seems to almost reach temperature...
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    Does the TMV control my UFH temp regardless of my thermostat?

    Hi all, I recently (4 weeks) ago had tiles laid on an anhydrite screed floor. I am now able to put the UFH on 'minimum' for one week and then slowly increase the temperature. The TMV on the manifold has 20 deg as it's lowest setting (20 - 70 is the range). However, my stat is sitting...
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    Zanussi zbb27650SA - freezer not cold enough

    Hi - I have a Zanussi zbb27650SA split fridge/freezer. The fridge is fine but the freezer is not getting cold enough. This started with the LED warning symbol and alarm coming on and showing a high temp of 2 degrees. I've removed the draws from the freezer and the fan at the top was spinning...
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    Water dripping from shed ceiling

    Hi there First time using this forum so many thanks in advance for any help anyone can provide, it's very much appreciated! I'm in England - cold winters, warm summers. I have a new shed (installed December) which, for the last two days, has dripped onto the floor from the ceiling for five...
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    ST620WBC Thermostat temp issue

    I have a Worchester boiler and just got the Salus ST60WBC thermostat which I have connected. However, it works in reverse order. Heating only comes on when the temperature set on the RF is lower than the room temperature (instead of the other way around). What can I do to sort this issue.
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    Digimix Shower Unit

    Hello, I hope everyone is well. I am having some issues with my Creda Digimix Shower. It works but it is not reaching the correct temperature. For example, the range is 1-9 with a L and H setting. The normal range has always been 5/6 and this produces hot water. However, recently any setting...
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    Steam generator to steam room suitable pipe and fittings

    Which types of pipes, 1/2" BSP threaded fittings, sealants and washers are suitable to carry steam from a 2.8kW steam generator to a steam cabin, a pipe distance of 400mm? Originally I was thinking 15mm copper pipe soldered onto 15mm x 1/2" BSP female tap connectors (the type with the red fibre...
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    Hot water temperature setting when using a Combi Boiler

    I have a Combi boiler. I'm wondering: what's the lowest temperature that I can set the supply to taps at please? I don't have mixer taps in the house and really don't want 60C hot water coming out of the taps.
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    Baumatic p632ss RCD trips when reaching temp.

    Hi. Wonder if anybody can help with this please? We have a baumatic p632ss single oven. It seems that when it hits the temperature set on the dial, it trips the RCD. If I switch off at the wall, I can then reset the breaker. Otherwise i have to wait a minute or so. Setting the temperature...
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    Alternative to gravity fed shower

    Hi. We currently have a mains fed water tank in the loft, a vaillant thermocompact system boiler in the downstairs utility room, and a copper immersion tank on the upstairs airing cupboard. The boiler heats the hot water and stores in the copper boiler until required. The boiler also heats the...
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    Salus rt500rs thermostat going nuts

    My Salus rt500rf programable thermostat is acting bonkers. Had it working fine for 6 months, now its going crazy. It has been used on its factory settings, 22 degrees, manual and no programed on/off times. In the early hours of the morning, around 3am/4am it ignores the set temp on the unit and...
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    Vaillant boiler not hitting target temp

    Hi - hopefully someone will be able to help Have a Vaillant boiler which generally works fine but never seems to reach target radiator temp. Hot water supply to taps etc is fine. For example it’s about 1 degree outside today. Thermostat is set to 23 and triggering the boiler. Despite this the...
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    Triton Opal 3 Electric shower fault

    Hi, Ive had the Triton Opal 3 Electric shower for about 4 years now. All been fine, but we have noticed that when the weather is warm and presumably the incoming water temperature is a bit warmer, the shower is too hot even with the control on minimum. By pressing the top button (2 red symbols...
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    How to calculate radiator size?

    Our kitchen, where the family spend most of their time, has two radiators but they are not generating enough heat to make the room warm enough in cold weather. Can anyone please recommend a website, or programme, which will help me calculate what size radiators we actually need? (Our boiler has...
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    Boiler Temp Very Low - No Heating Or Hot Water

    I'm completely unexperienced with all of this, but am hoping for some help here before I have to call someone out.. I have a Viessmann Vitodens 100-W WB1B boiler (pictured) which, as of last night, has dropped to a temperature of between 11 and 13 degrees, leaving me without heating or hot...
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    Betacom 30c water temperature problems

    First post on here, we have a betacom 30c boiler, recently the water isn't what it is should be, temperature wise.. The shower isn't as hot as it should be and goes hot and cold repeatedly, the separate bath tap is barely hot at its maximum and the same for the household taps. I've noticed as...
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    Zanussi main fan oven

    We have a zanussi double oven ZOD 350X and the main fan oven is not reaching/holding the correct temperature. I've changed the element and also the thermostat but it's still the same. I'm not 100% sure that the fan is working properly but didn't think that would stop the oven reaching...
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    Baxi 80e combi boiler ignoring room thermsotat

    Hi, I've just moved into a property with a Baxi Combi 80e gas fired combi boiler. (http://www.baximarketing.co.uk/discontinued-literature/combi-boilers/Baxi-Combi-80e-105e-ins.pdf) Although this is quite an old and discontinued boiler and not the latest efficiency it does seem to work OK for...
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