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  • Bradford White’s limited warranty covers both the glass-lined tank and component parts for leakage or other malfunction caused by defects in materials and/or workmanship. It extends to the first buyer and to any subsequent owner(s) as long as the water heater remains installed at its original place of installation.

    Warranties are packaged with each water heater along with installation instructions. If missing or misplaced, contact Bradford White for a replacement copy.

    Item not covered under warranty include:

    • Dry-fired elements
    • Temperature adjustments
    • T & P valve failures/function (unless supplied with the unit by BWC)
    • Air shutter adjustments
    • No electric or gas supplied to water heater
    • Poor or improper venting
    • Not enough hot water because of sizing or overuse
    • Improper wiring to water heater
    • Diagnostic calls
    • Undersized gas piping to water heater
    • Lack of combustion air
    • Water odors
    • Noise because of minerals or sediment
    • Removal or replacement of anode rods
    • Anode consumption
    • Improper installation
    • Failure because of excessive pressure
    • Thermal expansion
    • Also: Damage caused by flooding, exposure to weather or negligence
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