> Ask a Question > Fix It Forum > Gas Boilers "Potterton" Low Heat Out Put
Login | Register

Gas Boilers "Potterton" Low Heat Out Put

Posted by Laurence on November 3rd, 2000 02:47 PM

The Potterton Gas Boiler heat output was well down and I had done all the obvious things with no improvement. So I decided to take the burner assembly apart not an easy task but possible. I found in my case 4 Brass jets inside, one for each burner radiation segment and in each case the jet was blocked to about half it's full size. I carefully cleaned out each jet and then re assembled the burner assembly the result was a boiler back to it's designed efficiency and a very happy owner. in future I will check these jets on the yearly Boiler Over Haul. I wonder how many people out there have changed out thier boiler thinking they were WORN OUT when all they needed was to clean out the Burner assembly jets.

Was this post helpful? Yes: or No:

Topic Follow-ups:

  • boiler by chris  9/2/03 10:42 AM

About  | FAQ  | Contact  | Sitemap  | Privacy Policy  | Terms of Use  | Help

© 2016 Renovate Your World LLC