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  1. Grog66

    Issues bleeding air from boiler

    Yes you are right about how the flow goes .Pressure is 18psi at around 194 degrees after boiler shuts off ,cold would be around 13/14 psi
  2. Grog66

    Issues bleeding air from boiler

    Ok , I was more worried about the cold water going into boiler after bleeding so that it doesn't do any damage. Thanks John
  3. Grog66

    Issues bleeding air from boiler

    What would be a suggested temperature reading for the boiler so I could try to bleed the zones ? would it be safe if the temperature of 160 degrees to be ok to start bleeding ?
  4. Grog66

    Issues bleeding air from boiler

    These are a few ,more to come .Number 4 photo shows the two ball valves , 1st one is supply with the high vent attached to the air scoop with expansion tank which I do know the tank should be a 30 instead of 15 ( 15 was originally installed when unit was put in 27 years ago and had no pressure...
  5. Grog66

    Issues bleeding air from boiler

    Hello , I have a Burnham Boiler that is 27 years old with 2 Taco zone valves with of course to separate thermosets and one circular pump which is on return side and air scoop with high vent on supply side. My issue is that I had to replace my circular pump before fall of this year and the pump i...
  6. Grog66

    Burnham boiler servicing?

    Thank you very much Dana, nice explanation i will for sure be working on the boiler this weekend.. The temperature might get up to 60 this weekend ..
  7. Grog66

    Burnham boiler servicing?

    Thank you Dana , I believe I might get what you are saying. at this time I have had my auto fill water valve shut off for about a month thinking that it might have been the issue but I truly feel its the expansion tank ..I have shut the unit down and have waited till the temperature has dropped...
  8. Grog66

    Burnham boiler servicing?

    Thanks fitter30 , Its cold around here now how long do you might think it might take to cool down to 100 degrees ? I have heard 4 to 6 hours ..I also tried the let a bit of air out of the expansion tank which blew air and water mist more air then water , would you consider this a bad tank ...
  9. Grog66

    Burnham boiler servicing?

    I have a Burnham boiler a little over 20 years old with a bladder expansion tank the same age ..The only things that have been replaced is the high vent and auto fill valve which was done about 5 years ago the circular pump pump was replaced about 16 or 17 years ago and high vent in 2019..Issue...
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