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Old 05-02-2015, 11:37 PM   #1
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Condensation in Heater?


I'm pretty sure this is not at all normal...I attached a not so great photo, you can kind of see it towards the middle of the heater near the black part.....kind of odd!Click image for larger version

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Old 05-03-2015, 12:18 AM   #2
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That seems to be a typical occurrence with that brand of heater.

Best practice would be to replace it... however, im broke so i am just ignoring mine and hoping for the best until i can get a better one.
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