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  1. SIobhan1970

    SIobhan1970 New Member

    Just to ask, I have just had a boiler fitted recently and it seems to be 'farting/rumpling!! When the temp in increased or the boiler starts up it seems to go. I noticed not all the water drip our of the boiler chimney. Could it be running back into the boiler? I did read about the combustion mixture could be out? Its in warranty
    can anyone help or advise?
  2. ShaunCorbs

    ShaunCorbs S. Mod Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    Best get the installers back to check it over
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  3. SimonG

    SimonG Trusted Plumber

    Is it a squeaky fart, mid tone rumble or something more in line with somebody about to follow through?
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  4. Ric2013

    Ric2013 Plumber

    • Funny Funny x 1
  5. JCplumb

    JCplumb Plumber

    I just properly laughed out loud at that :D :D :D
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  6. SIobhan1970

    SIobhan1970 New Member

  7. SimonG

    SimonG Trusted Plumber

    Seriously though, any concerns or questions should be aimed back at the installer. Especially if it's a recent install.
  8. johnduffell

    johnduffell Member

    If you don't have a dog, blame the boiler instead:D
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  9. bennythedip

    bennythedip GSR

    Sounds like there might be a problem with flue seal, get the installers back
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