heater will not heat the water on electrical hookup. What is
an electrician check the reset button on the water heater thermostat
then for the availability of power at the connections
to the water heater.
for power at the heating element with the tank filled with
cold water and electrical power to
the water heater turned on.
power is available but the water isn't heating, the heating
element has failed; if power
not available at the element, the thermostat has failed.
Failure of the heating element is especially prevalent in
when the boat is being commissioned for the season.
electric power be accidentally applied to the water heater
before the tank has been completely filled, the heating
element will burn out in a very short time. Always be sure
has been filled before applying electric power.
heating elements are available from Raritan, part #WH1A-S
for the screw-in element, part #WH1A for the older flanged
bolt-on element. Replacement thermostats are part #WH16,
for all Raritan units.