How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Andrew Smith Your Own Question
Andrew Smith
Andrew Smith, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 3669
Experience:  Gas cooker specialist
46681511
Type Your Appliance Question Here...
Andrew Smith is online now

Have just bled radiator how do I now get the pressure back

Customer Question

Have just bled radiator how do I now get the pressure back up on boiler. It is a Potterton Precision Boiler GC 41 592 33
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 3 years ago.
***** ***** : Is there a silver flexible pipe attached to the pipework below the boiler?
JACUSTOMER-i8qamhsp- :

yes there is.

***** ***** : is there a valve at each end - either with a black lever or screwdriver slot?
JACUSTOMER-i8qamhsp- :

yes

***** ***** : ok turn one end on fully
***** ***** : thgen turn the other one on slowly until you can hear the water whistling in
***** ***** : the gauge should creep up
***** ***** : stop when you get to 1.5 bar and turn them both off again
JACUSTOMER-i8qamhsp- :

boiler upstairs i am downstairs. what do i do next, please

***** ***** : as above
***** ***** : Well done - enjoy the heat and remember this for next time :-)
Andrew Smith and other Appliance Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Thank you for your help it is now working Smile

Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 3 years ago.
No problem