The Water Heater Parts Guide 2005 covers authorized replacement components and parts for all Rheem and Ruud brand water heaters, as well as for most other domestic makes and models. This 75-page source is divided into three principal sections. One section contains information on preferred parts for Rheem and Ruud brand residential water heaters, both gas and electric, including elements and thermostats. The second preferred parts section covers both brands of commercial water heaters, including electric, heavy-duty gas, light-duty gas, and low-NOx models. The third section possesses information on universal parts for all makes of residential electric water heaters and certain makes of residential gas water heaters. According to the company, an eight-page Preferred Parts Reference Guide enables service technicians to rapidly identify the correct anode rod, dip tube, drain valve, thermostat, pilot, and thermocouple for models of both brands.

Rheem Water Heaters, 101 Bell Rd., Montgomery, AL 36117; 800-621-5622;

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