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Discuss Grant vortex eco utility 15-21 will not fire and there is water dripping from a few p in the Oil and Solid Fuel Forum area at UKPlumbersForums.co.uk.

  1. Stuart brand

    Stuart brand New Member

    I have got up this morning to a cold house and noticed the boiler was making a noise but was not firing, the oil tank is 3 quarters full and it worked perfectly the night before. The pressure gauge is reading 2.5 bar and the lockout switch is not illuminating. There is water dripping from a few places around the boiler unit, also I noticed there is a drip from around the pump in the airing cupboard and the valve! I am thinking there may be a blockage somewhere causing the system to overpressurise. I have undone the bleed screws on the radiators and water is flowing from all of them, I am not sure what that means. I haven't checked the oil supply to the boiler because I don't know how, any suggestions would be massively appreciated as it is Christmas Day and the chances of getting anyone around to have a look in the next week is highly unlikely. I see most problems are caused by low pressure and the lockout switch lighting up. I have neither of these problems.
    regards
    stuart
     
  2. Riley

    Riley Plumber GSR

    Re: Grant vortex eco utility 15-21 will not fire and there is water dripping from a f

    Very little you're gonna be able to do yourself mate. Think you're going to need an oftec guy in
     
  3. Stuart brand

    Stuart brand New Member

    Re: Grant vortex eco utility 15-21 will not fire and there is water dripping from a f

    Thanks mate, I had an oil delivery last week I was wondering if the oil was dodgy, if it had water in it?! I have got an engineer booked for the 28th
     
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