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How to Troubleshoot and Repair an Electric Water Heater

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PROBLEM: No Hot Water
How to Troubleshoot and Repair an Electric Water Heater

Screw-in and Flange Type Heating Elements

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    Possible Causes
  • Lack of power to heating elements (tripped circuit breaker or blown fuse handling water heater circuit).
  • Faulty electric thermostat
  • Faulty upper electric heating element

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