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Ran out of oil need to bleed where is the knob I unscrew to

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Ran out of oil need to bleed where is the knob I unscrew to bleed
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  George-Allsorts replied 2 years ago.
George-Allsorts :

Hello, my name is ***** ***** I will need the following further information before I can help you:

George-Allsorts :

Please tell me what type of appliance you are having a problem with.

Please also tell me any Make and Model numbers for that appliance

JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : It's a heating system boiler a Worcester Bosch 70/90
JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : uses oil ! I ran out of oil and boiler now air locked I need to remove a knob or something to bleed air
JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : need to know which one
JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : I now have oil
George-Allsorts :

OK, one moment please whilst I attempt to get the iformation required for you

JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : red alert button on which comes on when system trying to fire up but air making it unable to do
JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : tks
George-Allsorts :

According to the information I have received: There is a bleed screw on the pump, turn a 1/4 turn to the left, and bleed until oil is free of oil.

George-Allsorts :

air sorry

George-Allsorts :

Can you let me know the exact model of the boiler

JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : Yes I need to know which is the bleed screw I know all this just not sure which one or what it's like
JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : model Worcester Bosch 70/90. OOO. Northern Ireland oil boiler
JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : Which part is the pump
JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : Can you send me a pic or drawing
George-Allsorts :

Sorry there is no further information or images available on the system as it is over 10 year old..

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JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : I still hVe no heating and now as well as paying 18 pound to you I have a plumber coming which I have to pay 40 call out fee
JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : i didn't get the answer at all I needed , I needed to know which thing to bleed
JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : you didn't kniw
JACUSTOMER-g8ckd4bs- : please refund my money
Expert:  Plumberpro replied 2 years ago.

Hi. The picture is of the central heating water pump. You will find the oil bleed screw on then oil pump. Look for an extended nut.open till oil comes out , then retighten .

Expert:  Plumberpro replied 2 years ago.
Hi . did you find it ?