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    Rheem   Performance Platinum 40 Gal. Tall 12 Year 40,000 BTU High Efficiency Natural Gas Water Heater

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    • Description
      • Provides ample hot water for households with 2-4 people
      • Make sure it fits: measure your space to ensure dimensions fit
      • Same-day installation in most areas. Call 1-855-400-2552 by noon.
      Model
      XG40T12HE40U0
      Internet/Catalog:
      204697784
      Store SKU:
      1000034940

      The Rheem Performance Platinum 40 Gal. Natural Gas Tall Water Heater comes with a 40,000 BTU/hour environmentally friendly low NOx burner that provides ample hot water for households with 2 to 4 people. The push button ignition system ensures safe and easy startup. Its maintenance free combustion air intake system means there are no filters to clean and replace. The self-diagnostic gas control valve monitors system performance. A premium grade anode rod provides long lasting tank protection. Factory installed temperature and pressure relief valve and 3/4 in. water connections are included with the water heater for easy installation.

      • California residents: THIS WATER HEATER DOES NOT MEET ULTRA LOW NOX (ULN) EMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS. REGULATIONS PROHIBIT THE SALE, SHIPMENT OR INSTALLATION OF THIS WATER HEATER IN ANY AIR QUALITY DISTRICT THAT REQUIRES ULN WATER HEATERS. Please refer to the map below to confirm if your home is in a district that requires ULN emission water heaters, and if so please select an approved ULN model.
      • Delivers 73 Gal. of hot water in the first hour
      • 12 year limited warranty on tank and parts for your convenience
      • 3 year in home labor warranty for peace of mind
      • 0.62 energy factor makes this one of the most efficient gas water heaters available
      • 0.62 energy factor makes this one of the most efficient gas water heaters available
      • Maintenance free - no filter to clean or replace
      • Push button ignition system simplifies the startup process
      • Self-diagnostic gas valve monitors system performance
      • Designed for easy replacement of your existing water heater
      • Rated for installations up to 10,200 ft.
      • Call 1-855-400-2552 before noon for same-day service in most areas, or Visit our Water Heater Installation page for more information.
      • Meets 2015 NAECA Standards
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    • Specifications
      Application Type :
      Residential
      Energy Factor :
      0.62
      Finish Family :
      Gray
      Fuel Type :
      Gas
      Gas Type :
      Natural Gas
      Indoor/Outdoor :
      Indoor
      Maximum Temperature (F) :
      160
      Minimum Temperature (F) :
      45
      Product Depth (in.) :
      19.5
      Product Height (in.) :
      60.25
      Product Weight (lb.) :
      135
      Product Width (in.) :
      19.5
      Recovery Rate at 90F Rise (gallons/hour) :
      40.4
      Returnable :
      90-Day
      Tank Capacity (gallons) :
      40
      Tank Valve Size (in.) :
      .75
      Water Connection Location :
      Top
      Water Connection Size (in.) :
      .75
      Water Heater Features :
      LoNox,Overheat Protection,Pilot Light Window,Pilot Reset Button,Self Cleaning,Temperature Pressure Relief Valve
      Water Heater Profile :
      Tall
    • Reviews
      (313)

      Ratings & Reviews

      92% of customers recommend this product
      4.5
      Out of 5:
      5
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      QUALITY:
      VALUE:
      4.3
      4.2
      Customer Images (6)
      • great water heater price!
      • June 30, 2014

      Their are more efficient models out there but you will pay premium $ for them. But this Rheem has an excellent warranty and is more efficient than our old 16 yr old water heater. I researched several dozens of different water heaters and this by far was the best water heater for price and excellent warranty. This water heater is well insulated, I can touch the sides of water heater and it is cold to touch. Our old water heater we had a thermal blanket around it for efficiently . The new Rheem says do not use a thermal blanket to wrap around water heater. We have had it over a month, and have discovered are water is much hotter than are old water heater and we have it set on lowest setting. Are old water heater had a 8 year warranty.We had it for 16 years before it developed a slow leak. I do have a water softener and a whole house filter which does help extend the life of all your water appliances . So for the warranty,efficiency and price this was a excellent purchase for our home.

      Pros Reliable, Easy to Install, Good Instructions
      • DIY

      shawnbond

      Lincoln, NE.
      45 to 54, Male
      30 out of 30 people found this helpful
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