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George-Allsorts
George-Allsorts, Senior Appliance Technicial Manager
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Pressure gauge has gone into the red. How do you get it do

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Pressure gauge has gone into the red. How do you get it down?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  George-Allsorts replied 2 years ago.
George-Allsorts :

Hello, my name is***** be patient whilst awaiting responses, I'm not constantly available.

Can you tell me the make and the model of your boiler please

JACUSTOMER-m5xthmnx- :

Vaillant eco tec plus

George-Allsorts :

Are you aware of the model number?

JACUSTOMER-m5xthmnx- :

831

George-Allsorts :

To lower the pressure in the system, turn off the boiler, allow the radiators to cool, turn either the bleed screw or the drain cock until the pressure falls to within the green area on the gauge.. When you turn the system back on, if the pressure rises again contact you local heating engineer

George-Allsorts :

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