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Water drips from the outside overflow pipe on the first floor

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Water drips from the outside overflow pipe on the first floor when the boiler (Baxi Solo 3 pfl) comes on. I have also noticed that the water pressure gauge at the front of the boiler barely reaches 1 when the boiler is on. Are the two connected?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  Plumberpro replied 1 year ago.
Hi, is it coming from a plastic pipe or copper pipe. If it is from the loft , can you get up there to check if a tank is overflowing?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

It is a black plastic pipe 2-3 cms diameter at the level of the first floor landing but on the outside wall. There is no water tank in the loft - it's a sealed system providing hot water to a tank on the first floor landing and to radiators.

Expert:  Plumberpro replied 1 year ago.
Is the boiler a system boiler or dis it a conversion ? And where did they put the expansion vessel/safety valve
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