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fixitflav's Recent Activity

  1. fixitflav replied to the thread CO Presenting As Water Leak.

    A leak of water or flue gases?

    Aug 16, 2018 at 3:45 PM
  2. fixitflav replied to the thread Impossible to fix flow problem? 4 grand down so far....

    Thinking about this again, it seems odd that everything heated up during powerflush (your #6) but not otherwise. I suppose a powerflush...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 2:25 PM
  3. fixitflav replied to the thread Impossible to fix flow problem? 4 grand down so far....

    Sounds like the original powerflush was done after the new boiler was installed, if it's suspected that the powerflush drove muck into...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 2:41 PM
  4. fixitflav replied to the thread Impossible to fix flow problem? 4 grand down so far....

    That's probably to be the condensate drain. Consensus is it's likely to be low or no flow causing the problem. Re-reading your original...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 10:56 AM
  5. fixitflav replied to the thread Impossible to fix flow problem? 4 grand down so far....

    The system should have a number of manual air vent points, usually just a knurled nut to open. The one near the boiler will give some...

    Aug 14, 2018 at 11:38 AM
  6. fixitflav replied to the thread Please can you answer some questions for me?.

    Why not just pose some questions and see what response you ger?

    Aug 14, 2018 at 9:07 AM
  7. fixitflav replied to the thread Impossible to fix flow problem? 4 grand down so far....

    Maybe sammathias has a point, it could be as simple as that. What is system pressure? Is there flow from a vent point on the boiler, or...

    Aug 14, 2018 at 9:01 AM
  8. fixitflav replied to the thread Impossible to fix flow problem? 4 grand down so far....

    The bypass (if there is one) would be from pump discharge to boiler return, in parallel with the load, so if the rad controls throttle...

    Aug 13, 2018
  9. fixitflav replied to the thread Impossible to fix flow problem? 4 grand down so far....

    There's nothing wrong with that, I've lived in houses with that arrangement. The only thing you need to watch is that all heating...

    Aug 13, 2018