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Vaillant ECOTEC plus boiler. loses pressure need water top

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Vaillant ECOTEC plus boiler. loses pressure need water top up before it will start up
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 2 years ago.
***** ***** : How long does it take to lose the pressure?
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It appears to maintain pressure when the heating is on loses it when the boiler switches off by the timer e g overnight

***** ***** : Ok try putting a sandwich bag over the PRV discharge outside (about 3ft below the flue) and see if you losing the water that way?
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