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jack0764
Foamy Hot Water from faucet

I have a Weil Mclane indirect hot water tank, I have just started getting a lot of foaming from the HOT WATER side of my faucets. What would cause this and how do I correct it.

brewster
Re: Foamy Hot Water from faucet

This could be caused by the accumulation of sediment or scale at the bottom of the tank, especially if you have well water-----put a bucket under the indirect's flush valve and flush a quart or two from the bottom of the indirect HWH flush valve (you may have to shut off the cold water supply first)---if you get a lot of sediment, or cloudy water, repeat the process until you get clear water---make sure to re-open the cold fresh water supply valve when you're done flushing.

mkeefe72
Re: Foamy Hot Water from faucet
jack0764 wrote:

I have a Weil Mclane indirect hot water tank, I have just started getting a lot of foaming from the HOT WATER side of my faucets. What would cause this and how do I correct it.

I know it's been a few years but I'm curious if you ever got an answer on this one? I'm having the same issue and can't seem to find out what the cause is? Thx.

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