Hot water tank age ????Remember Me? Education Advanced Search. Results 1 to 48 of Thread: State water heater age. Any help appreciated. Home built in Join Date Mar Location Ft.
Get a free estimate online from top local home service pros in your area. The brand on the other hand is what the water heater is sold or branded as to customer. A small number of manufacturers create water heaters which are then sold under dozens of different brands. Below are serial number lookup sections for every major water heater manufacturer.
Water heater models. Where you can find the age and model number of your water heater. Breakdown rating plates & serial numbers of water heater brands. State water heaters have the manufacture date listed in the serial number. The first two digits are the year and the second two are the week of the year. This tank . Details of how to de-code water heater age for State water heaters & where to find State water heater manuals. We give contact information for State-brand water.
Column one lists all the various brands that manufacturer makes, column two shows sample serial numbers, and column three of each table acts as a serial number decoder. I cannot find any info on this water heater. No brand name on faceplate. Model is 52 EE-T.
Serial is I am trying to find out how old this water heater is. It sounds like an older model as anything even remotely recent is required to have certain info on it.
So in your case, the 27th week of Hi I have a kenmore water heater.
State Water Heaters are covered under a limited warranty. For warranty information on your water heater, please visit our warranty site. Included Brands, State Ind. Serial Numbers, How to Decode. State/Kenmore Ace Ambassador Barnett. The date of production/manufacture or age of STATE® Water Heater(s) can be determined from the serial number. Serial number styles/formats found are.
Serial is EG Thank you. Only the first character should be a letter. Search the InspectApedia website.
Scott C. LeMarr has provided his file of keys to decode Water Heater Age from the data provided on the manufacturer's equipment labels.
He is also a contributor to InspectApedia. Contact Mr. Cranor at or by Email: johncranor verizon. Carbon Monoxide Gas Toxicityexposure limits, poisoning symptoms, and inspecting buildings for CO hazards Like I said - it is embarrassing to have to explain this to you all over again, after going through it so many times before If you need help in clarifying what is being discussed, just ask - I will patiently explain it to you I might ask the same of you!
There is no way you can get 40 weeks into the first two months of the year! So you are saying that the people at State lied?
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Let's review our choices here: a Believe Watson b Believe the people at State Vern,AO Smith dating system not until they completed purchase first month January production. This water heater was produced by an independent privately held State Industries.
It was certified at one of four plants. For pre-AO smith acquisition all months and weeks and year data was based on the fiscal year not the calendar year.
State water heater dating
State didn't post-date anything. Pre-AO Smith ownership the first production month was october. A water heater mfg'd in october would be mnufactured in the first production month of fiscal yeaar To make things interesting, there was an entirely different system for coding State Ind.
WHs in the 80s. If you don't believe it, just call for warranty on the water heater and tell them it was built in the 40th week.
Then you can wish in one hand and Its no wonder your confused. For some of you confused as transfers of ownership of entities, divestiture, use of brand names, etc.
The FACTS as to the fiscal year accounting period, the fiscal year production coding and the fiscal year accounting and reconcilliation for warranty purposes as well as for recall purposes is well documented in the court system regarding the periods that include the 90s through full final complete fiscal year by State Industries as a privately held entity Pre A. I covered this extensively and complete with quotes and referenced SWORN sources, subpoena'd and discovery documentation from State Industries pre and post acquisition official records and from certification entities, engineers, etc.
How to Determine the Age of a Water Heater
Consider the following: Possiblitiy of a warranty replacement through the manufacturer's warranty program - when having done so, the replacement water heater irrespective of its manufacture date or installation date only carries a warranty to the date the original one having been replaced held remaining unexpired warranty of the original warrranty period for the original water heater which was replaced.
Furthermore, it is not uncommon for new construction, either individually contracted or by a developer, to install a water heating system and other appliances using electric or delivered fuel to acquire occupancy before NG utility service is established.
Later as NG utility service may expand to include the property, it is not uncommon for a HO to have later "changed over" to the faster-responding and less expensive, and many times more reliable uninterupted method for DHW. Smith, et al. McKeeby Jr.
State was bought by realtorscommercial.com in , after this all,of their labels will have a coded date code. Prior to that every unit I have seen had the date. Use the InterNACHI Water Heater Dating Chart to determine the age of the State. Serial# – 1st 3 characters. first letter = month (A being January through M. Newer State water heaters, like the one shown below from also list the “ BUILD DATE” below the serial number so there's no interpretation.
He has been employed by State Industries as a claims manager since McKeeby Deposition exibit: State Industries computer printouts. Maxey's affidavit in support of Motion for Summary Judgement.QUIK Tip: Determine the Age of Your Water Heater
Regarding to confirmation of additional prefix letter possible see Reliance Water Heater Recall of propane water heaters manfactured from dates in to dates in with sooting problems.
Note also change in date coding system then corresponded with actual calendar month and year of manufacture CPSC and Reliance web site - Recall Notice. Further note proprietary mfg - NTL, etc. All plants did not have consistant 52 week roll-off data plating throughout all the years. Peck's justification 'somebody said so' claims are false. Its merely his construct for his means to configure the date of manufacture for a period which began in the 80s and continued through the final full fiscal year prouction non-AO SMITH acquisition.
How in the world do you prove yourself wrong and then say you are right. B95 Looks like Feb.
Re: State water heater age Note that Watson himself posted this:. Re: State water heater age Peck you've gone too far. I was referring to the additional information that may be gleaned from the digits following the fiscal year indiction.
If you call "State" today you are speaking to A. Smith owned entity. You do not have a clue as to what you are speaking of.