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hi i have a oil boiler,,,thats firing,,,the central heating

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hi i have a oil boiler,,,thats firing,,,the central heating is working,,but no hot water,,we have drayton lifestyle programmer,,,any clues . Thanks Paul
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Michael replied 3 years ago.
Hi I am sorry to hear that.
is there any water coming out of the tap when you turn the sinks hot water on, or does it come out cold?
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

water flow ok,,,but cold

Expert:  Michael replied 3 years ago.
Thanks Paul,
does the furnace shut itself off when its up to temp?
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

no working fine

Expert:  Michael replied 3 years ago.
Thanks Paul, this could be one of two things.
It could be a bad zone valve which is what I suspect as you do have water coming from the hot spigot but it remains cold.
But it could also be the main control board at the boiler that is causing this problem as well because if that has a bad circuit on it the system may not be telling the hot water valve to open.
If you have tools and a meter for testing we can go further.But if not, it would need to be looked at by an engineer(heating technician) local to you.
I will stick with you until this is fixed so Please don’t forget to rate my service before closing this page,
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Thank you Paul and have a wonderful day!
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