Plumbing in the Home/HOT WATER HEATER ISSUE


Hi I have a year old RHEEM Electric hot water heater.  The heater is not working, no hot water, no sounds etc.  Im getting electricity to the heater and the reset button never tripped.  Please help, Rheem is closed Thank you Ken.

Ken, Check all your wire connections at the elements. Also , each element has a reset button, be sure they aren't tripped. If all else fails, replace the thermostat and elements. If it is only a year old, it may still be under warranty. Contact the supplier or installer or consult the installation manual..  

Plumbing in the Home

All Answers

Answers by Expert:

Ask Experts


Jay Nicholas


Plumbing & Heating (warm air, hot water & steam heat)


40 years in the business, 40 years as a lic. master plumber in NY State. Retired

Graduated Magna cum laude at the School of Hard Knocks

Past/Present Clients
Commercial, residential and light industrial. You name it ...I have probably worked on it

©2017 All rights reserved.