How to replace old water heater with a new heat pump?

//How to replace old water heater with a new heat pump?

How to replace old water heater with a new heat pump?

How to replace old water heater with heat pump? It seems very complicated, infact, it is not. Just follow our steps, but it’s recommended you have a professional install your heat pump water heater to maximize its energy efficiency. According to experience, the average water heater installation cost is around $700 to $900.

Replace Steps:

  1. Shut off the electricity and water leading to the old water heater.
  2. Drain the water from the old water heater.
  3. Disconnect and remove the old water heater.
  4. Install new shut-off valves to the hot- and cold-water pipes.
  5. Set new heater into place directly beneath the water-supply lines.
  6. Remove vacuum breakers and solder on the appropriate copper fittings.
  7. Connect new water heater to shut-off valves on the hot and cold water-supply pipes.
  8. Turn the water back on to fill the tank.
  9.  Connect the existing electrical cable to the new heater.
  10. Run the heater’s condensate line to a condensate pump.
  11. Connect condensate pump to laundry drain using flexible plastic tubing.
  12. Turn the electricity back on.
  13. Install the heater’s air filter.
  14. Adjust water temperature at the heater’s electronic control panel.
How to replace water heater with heat pump
Replace water heater with LINSAM heat pump
LINSAM heat pump

There still has some notes need to take care.

  1. Please do exhaust the air in water system before running the machine after you completely finished the water system pipe connection.
  2. The water flow switch must be installed at the horizontal straight pipe line section, at least 5 times diameter away from the partial resistance devices like elbow and valves.
  3. The pipe must be insulated (Foamed synthetic elastomer is recommended ) closely in order to improve cooling (heating) effect and energy conservation.
  4. The unit should install with drainpipe to prevent it from freezing and make it convenient to drain water inside
2018-11-02T10:36:37+00:00Categories: News|Tags: |