21 Jun 2024

Rinnai REU-1618W-RS Replacement With Rinnai REU-2008W-RS Gas Heater at Leonie Suites on 28 May 2024

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Gas heater installation involves the connection of the heater to a gas line and venting system, ensuring that it is safe and compliant with Workplace Safety and Health Act

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Rinnai REU-1618W-RS gas heater replacement at Leonie Suite - 28 May 2024


Replacement of Rinnai REU-1618W-RS Gas Heater Replaced With Rinnai REU-2008W-RS Gas Heater to resolve heater problems end of service life.


Rinnai REU-2008W-RS Gas Heater at is used for replacement. All pipe works and fittings connecting to the heaters are replaced with stainless steel which comply with PUB regulation.

The final result

Rinnai REU-1618W-RS Gas Heater Replacement

Old gas heater:

Rinnai REU-1618W-RS Gas Heater

The Rinnai REU-1618W-RS is a gas water heater manufactured by Rinnai, a well-known brand in the heating and water heating industry.
Founded in 1920, Rinnai & Co. first manufactured and sold pressurized oil stoves.
By the late 1920s, it was a reliable maker of gas tabletop stoves, ovens, heaters, and hot water units.
A gas-fired instantaneous water heater with a flow rate of 16 liters per minute, featuring a digital wired remote control and utilizing hydraulic-type pulse ignition technology.
This is an outdoor gas water heater, that comes with a weatherproof body for outdoor installation i.e. the AC ledge at the external of the building.
The Rinnai REU-1618W-RS is a gas heater produced by Rinnai, a leading manufacturer of heating and cooling systems.

Here’s some information about this particular model:
Type: The REU-1618W-RS is a tankless water heater, which means it heats water on demand rather than storing hot water in a tank.
Fuel: It is powered by natural gas, which is a common and efficient fuel source for heating appliances.
Capacity: The capacity of the Rinnai REU-1618W-RS is suitable for medium to large households, providing a continuous supply of hot water as needed.
Energy Efficiency: Rinnai typically designs its products with energy efficiency in mind.
Tankless water heaters like the REU-1618W-RS are generally more energy-efficient than traditional tank-style heaters because they only heat water when it’s needed, reducing standby heat loss.
Features: This model likely comes equipped with various features such as temperature control, safety features like flame failure protection, and possibly digital controls for ease of use.
Installation: Installation of the Rinnai REU-1618W-RS should be done by a qualified professional to ensure proper setup and safety.
Maintenance: Like all gas appliances, regular maintenance is necessary to ensure optimal performance and longevity.
This may include periodic inspection, cleaning, and possibly descaling if hard water is an issue in your area.
Safety: Gas appliances should always be used with caution. Ensure proper ventilation and carbon monoxide detection if using gas heaters indoors.


New gas heater:

Rinnai REU-2008W-RS Gas Heater

The Rinnai REU-2008W-RS is a gas water heater manufactured by Rinnai, a well-known brand in the heating and water heating industry.
Founded in 1920, Rinnai & Co. first manufactured and sold pressurized oil stoves.
By the late 1920s, it was a reliable maker of gas tabletop stoves, ovens, heaters, and hot water units.
Here’s some information about its type, efficiency, and safety features:
1. Type: The Rinnai REU-2024W-RS is a tankless water heater, also known as an on-demand water heater.
Tankless water heaters heat water on demand, saving energy and ensuring a constant supply of hot water.
2. Installation: Proper installation is crucial for safety and optimal performance.
Gas heaters need professional installation for proper venting, gas line connections, and compliance with safety standards.
3. Safety Features: Rinnai water heaters typically come equipped with various safety features to ensure safe operation.
Gas heaters should always be used with caution to prevent the risk of fire, carbon monoxide poisoning, or other hazards.
Following manufacturer instructions and ensuring proper ventilation are essential for safe operation.


Licensed Gas Heater Replacement

Gas & Plumbing Work

1. New Gas Heater Supply and Installation.
2. Gas Valve & Stop Valve Replacement
3. Pipe Works Partial Redo to comply with PUB
4. PUB Regulated Fittings Supply
5. New Control Panel Replacement


Electrical Work

6. Electric wire connects to isolator
7. Protective equipotential bonding


Gas Supply Compliance

8. Testing and commissioning.
9. Issuance of test certificate by Licensed Gas Service Worker in accordance with Gas Supply Regulation.
This is required by law for your safety.

After Sales Service

10. Homeone Engineering Warranty for 1 Year
11. Tank Covered by Manufacturer Warranty for 1 Year

Gas Heater Installation

Rinnai REU-2024WP-RS
  1. Gas Heater Supply
  2. Gas Heater Installation Workmanship
  3. Pipe and Fittings Comply with PUB Regulation
  4. Clean up before leaving
  5. Gas Testing Certificate
  6. One-Year Homeone Engineering Warranty

Gas Heater not Working

If your gas heater is not working, there could be a number of possible causes.
One common issue is a lack of gas flow.
This can occur if the gas valve is turned off or if there is a problem with the gas supply.
A faulty thermocouple or ignition system may hinder the heater’s proper ignition.
Check the gas supply and line for issues if your heater malfunctions.
Consider seeking professional help if basic checks fail to resolve the issue.
Regular maintenance and cleaning can help prevent gas heater issues and ensure safe, efficient operation.


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