User’s Guide and
Important Warranty Information
System Eco
Range
Please keep these instructions in a safe place.
If you move house, please hand them over to the next occupier.
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Contents
Section
Natural Gas
Main System 24 Eco
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Main System 28 Eco
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Page
1.0
Quick Reference Guide
3
2.0
Troubleshooting
4
3.0
Repressurising System
6
4.0
Clearances
7
5.0
Care of the Boiler
8
6.0
Legislation
9
7.0
Notes
10
8.0
Emergency
11
9.0
Warranty & Service
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The Benchmark Scheme
Baxi Heating UK Ltd is a licensed member of the Benchmark Scheme which aims
to improve the standards of installation and commissioning of domestic heating
and hot water systems in the UK and to encourage regular servicing to optimise
safety, efficiency and performance.
Benchmark is managed and promoted by the Heating and Hotwater Industry
Council. For more information visit www.centralheating.co.uk
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Applications for the copyright owner’s permission to reproduce or make other
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The Company Secretary, Baxi Heating UK Ltd, The Wyvern Business Park,
Stanier Way, Derby, DE21 6BF.
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Boiler Controls - see opposite page
for Operating Quick Reference Guide
“Main” supports
0086
This product has an energy rating (A) on a scale of A to G.
For more information see www.boilers.org.uk. This is a certification mark.
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ISO 9001
FM 00866
1.0 Quick Reference Guide
2
Reset
1
3
4
0
bar
ON/OFF/Reset
Selector Switch
Display
Reset
Central Heating
Temperature Control
Calibration Control
Reset
System Pressure Gauge
Position of
Optional Timer
Reset
OFF Position
Central Heating & Hot Water
Reset
The boiler will not operate.
Both Heating & Hot Water will operate.
Hold for approx 5 seconds and release.
Central Heating & Hot Water Indicator - The indicator will illuminate when the boiler is in
the central heating mode.
Burner On Indicator - The indicator will illuminate when the burner has fired and is heating
your central heating or domestic hot water.
Boiler Output Temperature - In either the central heating or domestic hot water position
the display will illuminate showing the current boiler temperature in degrees centigrade.
Display
Central Heating Temperature Control
Turn the knob clockwise to increase or anticlockwise to decrease the temperature.
Range 25 - 80° C.
Calibration Control
This control is for use only by the installer or service engineer.
2
1
3
4
0
Central Heating System Pressure - The normal operating water pressure is between 1 and
2.0 bar. If the pressure exceeds 3 bar the safety pressure valve will operate and a fault is
indicated. Contact your Installer.
bar
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Boiler not working
2.0 Troubleshooting
START
Make sure the gas supply is
turned ON and check if other
gas appliances are operating
(e.g. fire, cooker).
Is the ON/OFF/Reset
Select Switch in the
(
) position ?
YES
NO
Is the (
(
) on ?
YES
) light on and the
NO
Central Heating
Indicator
Reset
If no gas, consult your
supplier.
Is the display lit ?
YES
Burner On
Indicator
Boiler operating satisfactorily.
Display
NO
Check electricity to the
boiler is switched on.
Is the Central Heating System
Pressure between 1 and 2.5
bar ?
YES
Does the display show an error
code e.g. E133, E110 ?
NO
NO
2
1
3
4
0
bar
If the reading falls below 1 bar
repressurise the system as
described in section 3.1.
YES
Turn the ON/OFF/Reset
Selector Switch to Reset.
Reset
Error Code E119 showing low
pressure.
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If boiler does not
Reset
2.0 Troubleshooting
Is the Timer ON and calling for
heat ?
12
Is the Room Thermostat (if
fitted) set high enough ?
10
15
20
25
4
8
5
3
9
2
5
6
7
Typical
examples of
external timer
YES
1
10
11
YES
CH ON
CH OFF
NO
Turn Room Thermostat to
maximum setting (typical
example shown).
NO
5
10
15
20
25
Ensure timer is set for Central
Heating ON (see any
instructions supplied with
timer).
CONTACT YOUR
INSTALLER OR
SERVICE ENGINEER.
If you don’t know what you need to do to
get the boiler to light, or need help with
the system and controls, contact your
installer as soon as possible.
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3.0 Repressurising System
3.1
2
1
3
1. The normal operating water pressure is between 1
and 2.5 bar (Fig. 1). If the pressure exceeds 3 bar the
safety pressure valve will operate and a fault is indicated.
Contact your installer.
2. It may be necessary to repressurise the system
occasionally (Fig. 2). A filling device (the filling loop) will
be fitted on the system. This will be on the boiler itself,
or on pipework near to the boiler.
4
0
Central Heating System Pressure
bar
Normal Pressure
3. If you are unsure of its position, or cannot identify it,
consult the installer who fitted the boiler.
Fig. 1
4. The filling loop consists of two taps and a separate
copper pipe with connection fittings.
2
1
3
4
0
bar
Fig. 2
Requires
Repressurising
5. Only when repressurising should the copper pipe be
connected between the two taps. Ensure that the nuts
on the pipe ends are tightened onto the taps.
6. Fully open one of the taps first, and then while
watching the pressure gauge, carefully open the second
tap.
7. When the needle on the gauge is indicating 1 or more
turn both taps off.
8. Disconnect the copper pipe from the taps (a small
amount of water may be present) and remove it. Keep
the pipe in a safe place for future use.
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4.0 Clearances
450mm
5mm Min
5mm Min
200mm Min
(300mm Min if
using 80/125mm
flueing system)
4.1
For your Safety
1. This appliance must have been installed in accordance
with the manufacturer’s instructions and the regulations
in force.
2. Any modification that may interfere with the normal
operation of the appliance without express written
permission from the manufacturer or his agent could
invalidate the appliance warranty. In GB this could also
infringe the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations.
GB - Heating Industry definition meaning England, Scotland,
Wales, Northern Ireland, Isle of Man and the Channel Isles
3. Your boiler must not be operated without the casing
correctly fitted.
800mm
4. Do not interfere with any sealed components on this
boiler.
5. Take note of any warning labels on your boiler.
6. Your boiler should have the following minimum
clearances for Safety and Maintenance (Figs. 3 & 4):Top
Fig. 3
200mm Min
- 200mm
(300mm for 80/125mm flueing system)
Bottom - 200mm
Left side - 5mm
Right Side - 5mm
Front
- 5mm (In Operation)
- 450mm (For Servicing)
7. If your boiler is installed in a compartment, do not use
it for storage purposes. Do not obstruct any purpose
provided ventilation openings.
1.5°
8. Flammable materials must not be stored in close
proximity to your boiler.
9. Avoid skin contact when your boiler is in operation, as
some surfaces may get hot e.g. pipework.
10. Ensure that the flue terminal, outside the house,
does not become damaged or obstructed, particularly
by foliage.
450mm Min
For Servicing
Purposes
11. It is important that the condensate drain system is
not blocked, modified or damaged in any way as this
would affect the operation of your boiler. Your installer
should have insulated any exposed pipework.
5mm Min
Fig. 4
In Operation
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5.0 Care of the Boiler
5.1
Cleaning the Outer case
The painted panels should be wiped with a damp cloth and
then dried completely. DO NOT USE ABRASIVE
CLEANING AGENTS.
5.2
Protection & Precaution
1. The boiler incorporates an integral frost protection feature
that will operate in both modes. If the boiler temperature falls
below 5° C, then the boiler will operate until the water
temperature has been raised.
2. If a system frost thermostat has been fitted (your installer
will be able to advise you), then to operate correctly and
protect your system, the gas and electricity must be left on and
the appliance set in the central heating mode.
3. The boiler incorporates an integral pump protection feature
which continually monitors the time since the pump last
operated. To prevent seizure, the pump will operate for
approximately 1 minute if it has not run in the last 24 hours.
5.3
2
Reset
1
3
4
0
Fault Indication
1. If a fault occurs on the boiler an error code may be shown
on the facia display.
bar
2. The codes are either two or three digit, preceded by the
letter 'E'. For example, code E133 will be displayed by 'E1'
alternating with '33'. E50 is shown as 'E' then '50'.
Display
3. E20, E28, E50 & E160 indicate faulty components. You
should make a note of the displayed error code and contact
your installer or service engineer.
Then
Fig. 5
Table of Error Codes
E20
E28
E50
E110
E119
E133
E160
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Central Heating NTC Fault
PCB Fault
Hot Water NTC Fault
Safety Thermostat Operated
Water Pressure Switch Not Operated
Interruption Of Gas Supply or Flame Failure
Fan or Fan Wiring Fault
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4. If E110 is displayed overheat of the primary water or flue
system has occurred. Turn the selector switch to the reset
position and hold for at least 5 seconds. If the boiler does not
relight, or the code is displayed regularly contact your installer
or service engineer.
5. E119 is displayed when the primary water pressure is less
than 0.5 bar. After repressurising the system the boiler should
operate. Your installer will be able to advise you about the
method of repressurising. See page 6 for further details.
6. E133 indicates that the gas supply has been interrupted,
ignition has failed or the flame has not been detected. Ensure
that the gas supply has not been turned off, and turn the
selector switch to the reset position and hold for at least 5
seconds. If the boiler does not relight, or the code is displayed
regularly contact your installer or service engineer.
6.0 Legislation
6.1
Installation, Commissioning, Service & Repair
1. This appliance must be install in accordance with the
manufacturer’s instructions and the regulations in force. Read
the instructions fully before installing or using the appliance.
2. In GB, this must be carried out by a competent person as
stated in the Gas Safety (Installation & Use) Regulations.
3. Definition of competence: A person who works for a
CORGI registered company and holding current certificates in
the relevant ACS modules, is deemed competent.
4. In IE (Eire), this must be carried out by a competent person
as stated in I.S. 813 “Domestic Gas Installations”.
All CORGI registered installers carry a CORGI identification
card and have a registration number. You can check your
installer is registered by telephoning 0800 915 0485 or writing
to:1 Elmwood, Chineham Park, Crockford Lane,
Basingstoke. RG24 8WG.
or check online at www.trustcorgi.com
The boiler meets the requirements of Statutory Instrument
“The Boiler (Efficiency) Regulations 1993 No 3083” and is
deemed to meet the requirements of Directive 92/42/EEC on
the energy efficiency requirements for new hot water boilers
fired with liquid or gaseous fuels:Type test for purpose of Regulation 5 certified by:
Notified Body 0085.
Product/Production certified by:
Notified Bodies 0086.
For GB/IE only.
6.2
Benchmark Commissioning Checklist
Please ensure that the installer has fully completed the
Benchmark Checklist on the inside back pages of the
installation instructions supplied with the product and that you
have signed it to say that you have received a full and clear
explanation of its operation. The installer is legally required to
complete a commissioning checklist as a means of complying
with the appropriate Building Regulations (England and Wales).
All installations must be notified to Local Area Building Control
either directly or through a Competent Persons Scheme. A
Building Regulations Compliance Certificate will then be issued
to the customer who should, on receipt, write the Notification
Number on the Benchmark Checklist.
This product should be serviced regularly to optimise its safety,
efficiency and performance. The service engineer should
complete the relevant Service Record on the Benchmark
Checklist after each service.
The Benchmark Checklist may be required in the event of any
warranty work and as supporting documentation relating to
home improvements in the optional documents section of the
Home Information Pack.
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7.0 Notes
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8.0 Emergency
Warning !
If you smell gas
Turn off the gas supply at the meter and call your gas
supplier immediately. It is possible to isolate the boiler at
the isolating valve (Fig. 6).
In GB, Transco operate a 24 hour emergency service and
the telephone number will be listed in your telephone
directory.
Faulty boiler
If it is known or suspected that a fault exists
on the boiler, it must not be used until the fault
has been corrected by a competent person.
In an Emergency
If a water or gas leak occurs or is suspected, the boiler can
be isolated at the inlet valves as follows;
1. Using a suitable open ended spanner, turn the square
nut on the gas tap through 90° (1/4 turn) to isolate the gas
supply at the boiler (Fig. 6).
Gas Tap
2. The water isolating valves are positioned under the
boiler and can be closed by turning their taps to the right
towards the wall (Fig. 6).
3. Call your Installer or Service Engineer as soon as
possible.
Fig. 6
Heating Flow, Heating
Return and Mains Water
Inlet Isolating Valves
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9.0 Warranty & Service
Serial Number
Standard Warranty Term & Conditions
12 Months Free Warranty - register today
To receive your 12 months free warranty please complete the form supplied
with the boiler or simply call heateam, the service of Baxi Heating UK Ltd on
08706 000 653.
Date of Installation
D D M M Y Y
Installer Details (name, address and contact number(s))
Our promise to you
If you experience a fault with your new boiler, we aim to provide a safe and
high quality repair service supported by our dedicated national network of
highly skilled engineers. If your installer can’t resolve the problem for you, we
will do everything we can to get an engineer out to you as quickly as possible.
Nothing in this warranty will affect your statutory consumer rights.
What you need to do if you experience a problem with your heating system
or the operation of the boiler
You should always contact your installer first, because the fault may not be
related to the boiler. If your installer confirms that the fault is within the boiler
it self and he/she can’t repair it, our friendly customer service team is on hand
to help. Simply call our service division heateam on 08706 655 644 to book an
engineer visit or for any general advice that you may need. Our contact centre
is open Monday to Friday 8am - 6pm, weekends and Bank Holidays 8.30am 2pm, excluding Christmas Day and New Years Day.
When calling heateam it would be helpful if you could have the following
information to hand:1
2
3
4
boiler serial number (see opposite).
boiler make and model number.
Your installer name and address details.
Proof of purchase (if you do not have the boiler serial number).
What this warranty covers
Free of charge repair or replacement of components found to be faulty from
manufacture.
Free of charge replacement of the complete unit provided always that the
failure is related to a manufacturing fault that cannot be repaired or is
uneconomic to repair.
The warranty runs for 12 months from the date your product is installed.
What this warranty does not cover
Repairs to boilers which haven’t been installed and commissioned properly,
and as set out in the installation instructions (this includes the need to flush the
system effectively and add a suitable corrosion inhibitor).
Any damage caused by hard water scale deposits and/or aggressive water
resulting from corrosion.
Any other defects or failures, either in the connected heating system or
outside of the boiler itself.
Faults caused by inadequate supply of electricity, gas or water to the property.
Information Label
Installations within commercial settings for which this boiler was not designed.
All descriptions and illustrations provided in this leaflet have been carefully
prepared but we reserve the right to make changes and improvements in
our products which may affect the accuracy of the information contained in
this leaflet. All goods are sold subject to our standard Conditions of Sale
which are available on request.
MAIN
A Trading Division of Baxi Heating UK Ltd (3879156)
A division of Baxi Group
Brooks House, Coventry Road, Warwick. CV34 4LL
After Sales Service 08701 655 644 Technical Enquiries 08706 049 049
Website www.mainheating.co.uk
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Reimbursement of any third party repair or replacement costs that we haven’t
been told about or agreed with you in advance.
Compensation for consequential losses (e.g. loss of earnings, business losses,
stress and inconvenience) arising from a production breakdown, including
repair delays caused by factors outside our reasonable control.
Annual Service
To ensure you receive the maximum efficiency from your boiler we
recommend your boiler has an annual service so you and your family can
continue to enjoy heating and hot water comfort. To arrange an annual service
from one of our Baxi Heating UK Ltd heating experts, please call to arrange a
visit convenient to you.
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