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Hive thermostat question

Discussion in 'Plumbing and Central Heating' started by houstonwehaveaproblem, 30 Sep 2019.

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    houstonwehaveaproblem

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    i have a vailant boiler with a wireless thermostat.

    I would like to fit a thermostat that can be controlled by phone app like Hive.

    Is this easy to do?
     
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    yes easily done , what control do you have ? you will have to change the receiver most likely , shouldnt be a big deal, pics are goof of your existing set up and you will need broadband to use your phone
     
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    Its a Salus ST621 thermostat. Its wireless between thermostat to boiler
     
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    Looks like that receiver has come off the front of the boiler as a built in unit. You'll need professional installation from a Gas Safe Registered Engineer to fit a Hive, as the electrics on a modem Vaillant are contained within the room sealing cover, which only GSRE's should remove
     
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    The pics are just images i found on line.
     
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