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I live in France and I have a Vaillant ecoCompact LPG gas boiler

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I live in France and I have a Vaillant ecoCompact LPG gas boiler VSC 196-C 150 which has a 100 litre hot water storage tank this is approximately 6 years old .There is no programmer or room thermostat fitted only TVR rad valves . The recommended wireless programmer is VRT 240F which I understand are no longer available .Could you recommend a replacement for the VRT 240F or another compatable programmer .
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 3 years ago.
There are many different room thermostats you can use with this boiler. You just need to wire it into the room stat circuit on the boiler. a programmable room thermostat will work also which means there is no need for a programmer.
Let me know if you like the look of a couple and I will tell you if they are compatible.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


I would like a wireless programmable room thermostat and would this also control the hot water?.


I have been looking at Delta Dore Tybox 137 and also a Honeywell ,not sure which model . If these are not compatible could you suggest one that will be suitable.

Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 3 years ago.
You would need to fit a cylinder thermostat also to do this.
Most transmitters and receiver kits will work with this boiler also.

Honeywell and Danfoss are good makes