Popping noise

Discussion in 'Water Heater Forum, Tanks' started by sctclimbs, Jun 22, 2009.

  1. sctclimbs

    sctclimbs New Member

    Apr 25, 2006
    Was talking to my sister about my WH problems that you guys helped me with week or so ago. She was telling me that her WH makes 2 or 3 popping noises each time a hot water tap is opened. It is 3 years old. She is a little worried about so I thought I'd put it out there and see what you guys thought.
  2. SewerRatz

    SewerRatz Illinois Licensed Plumber

    Nov 20, 2008
    Chicago Illinois Licensed Plumber
    Chicago, IL
    It has a mineral build up at the bottom of the tank. It could use a good flushing.
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