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Attach Flue (if gas water heater)
Replacing a Water Heater

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Attach Flue
If the water heater is a gas model you next need to attach the exhaust flue.
  • Attach the draft diverter over the water heater flue. There should be specific parts and instructions with the new water heater. Install the flue as per manufacturer instructions and local codes.

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