HomeRepair
To Top

Electric Water Heater Shuts Going Out

It is very humid right now. The electric water heater keeps going out. The landlord started to leave a fan on constantly down there for the humidity. This is very expensive leaving a fan on down there. I have an electric water heater where you hold in pilot and click a red button several times until it lights then put it to the level you want it. It keeps going out. Please help.

Ad

By sarah

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

July 9, 20130 found this helpful

I am not sure what your problem is caused by, but my first thought is that if you have a pilot light, you must have a gas water heater. No electrical appliances have a pilot light.

Secondly, I don't think that a fan will draw a whole lot of electricity, unless it is a very large industrial style fan. I would suggest that you get the landlord back and perhaps have him call a repair man. Humidity should not affect the function of a pilot light.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
Categories
Home and Garden Repair HomeJuly 7, 2013
Guides
Cleaning a Water Heater
Cleaning a Water Heater
Water Heater
Does My Water Heater Need To Be Replaced?
Repairman working on water heater
Repairing a Leaky Water Heater
Water Heater
Troubleshooting a Water Heater
More
🎃
Halloween Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/10/13 03:23:20 in 453 msecs. ⛅️️ ⚡️
Loading Something Awesome!