Technical data | Baxi Potterton 47-393-39 Boiler User Manual

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Natural Gas
Potterton Titanium 24
G.C.No 47-393-39
Potterton Titanium 28
G.C.No 47-393-40
Potterton Titanium 33
G.C.No 47-393-41
Potterton Titanium 40
G.C.No 47-393-42
Building Regulations and the Benchmark Commissioning
Checklist
Building Regulations (England & Wales) require notification of
the installation of a heating appliance to the relevant Local
Authority Building Control Department. From 1 April 2005 this
can be achieved via a Competent Persons Self Certification
Scheme as an option to notifying the Local Authority directly.
Similar arrangements will follow for Scotland and will apply in
Northern Ireland from 1 January 2006.
The Health & Safety Executive operates the ‘Gas Safe Register’,
a self-certification scheme for gas heating appliances.
These arrangements represent a change from the situation
whereby compliance with Building Regulations was accepted as
being demonstrated by completion of the Benchmark Logbook
(which was then left on site with the customer).
With the introduction of Self Certification Schemes, the
Benchmark Logbook is being withdrawn. However, a similar
document in the form of a commissioning checklist and service
interval record is incorporated at the back of these instructions.
The Benchmark Scheme
Benchmark places responsibilities on both manufacturers and installers. The
purpose is to ensure that customers are provided with the correct equipment for
their needs, that it is installed, commissioned and serviced in accordance with the
manufacturer’s instructions by competent persons and that it meets the
requirements of the appropriate Building Regulations. The Benchmark Checklist
can be used to demonstrate compliance with Building Regulations and should be
provided to the customer for future reference.
This company is a member of the Benchmark initiative and fully
supports the aims of the programme. Its aim is to improve the
standards of installation and commissioning of central heating
systems in the UK and to encourage the regular servicing of all
central heating systems to ensure safety and efficiency.
Installers are required to carry out installation, commissioning and servicing work
in accordance with the Benchmark Code of Practice which is available from the
Heating and Hotwater Industry Council who manage and promote the Scheme.
Visit www.centralheating.co.uk for more information.
Building Regulations require that installations should comply
with manufacturer's instructions. It is therefore important that
the commissioning checklist is completed by the installer. The
relevant section of Building Regulations only relates to
dwellings. Therefore the checklist only applies if the appliance is
being installed in a dwelling or some related structure.
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Installer Notification Guidelines
Choose Building
Regulations Notification
Route
Competent Person's
Self Certification Scheme
Building Control
Install and Commission this
appliance to manufacturer's
instructions
Contact your relevant Local
Authority Building Control
(LABC) who will arrange
an inspection or contact
a government approved
inspector
Complete the
Benchmark Checklist
If you notify via the ‘Gas Safe
Register’, the register will issue
the Building Regulations
certificate on members’ behalf
Install and Commission this
appliance to manufacturer's
instructions
Scheme Members only
Call ‘Gas Safe Register’ on:
0800 408 5577
or log onto:
www.gassaferegister.co.uk
within 10 days
Complete the
Benchmark Checklist
You must ensure that the
certificate number issued by
the ‘Gas Safe Register’ is written
onto the Benchmark Checklist
‘Gas Safe Register’ will issue a
Building Regulations Compliance
Certificate to the property owner
and inform the relevant LABC
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LABC will record the data
and will issue a
certificate of compliance
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Legislation
IMPORTANT - Installation, Commissioning, Service & Repair
This appliance must be installed in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions and
the regulations in force. Read the instructions fully before installing or using the
appliance.
In GB, this must be carried out by a competent person as stated in the Gas Safety
(Installation & Use) Regulations.
Definition of competence: A person who works for a Gas Safe registered company
and holding current certificates in the relevant ACS modules, is deemed competent.
All Gas Safe registered engineers carry an ID card with their licence number and a
photograph. You can check your engineer is registered by telephoning
0800 408 5500 or online at www.gassaferegister.co.uk
In IE, this must be carried out by a competent person as stated in I.S. 813 “Domestic
Gas Installations”.
The addition of anything 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.
Warning - Check the information on the data plate is compatible with local supply
conditions.
This company declare that no substances harmful to health
are contained in the appliance or used during appliance
manufacture.
The appliance is suitable only for installation in GB and IE and
should be installed in accordance with the rules in force, and
only used in a suitably ventilated location.
In GB, the installation must be carried out by a Gas Safe
Registered Installer. It must be carried out in accordance with
the relevant requirements of the:
• Gas Safety (Installation & Use) Regulations.
• The appropriate Building Regulations either The Building
Regulations, The Building Regulations (Scotland), Building
Regulations (Northern Ireland).
• The Water Fittings Regulations or Water Byelaws in
Scotland.
• The Current I.E.E. Wiring Regulations.
Where no specific instructions are given, reference should be
made to the relevant British Standard Code of Practice.
In IE, the installation must be carried out by a competent
Person and installed in accordance with the current edition of
I.S. 813 ‘Domestic Gas Installations’, the current Building
Regulations and reference should be made to the current ETCI
rules for electrical installation.
All systems must be thoroughly flushed and treated with
inhibitor (see section 6.2).
Codes of Practice - refer to the most recent version
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 Body 0086.
For GB/IE only.
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In GB the following Codes of Practice apply:
Standard
Scope
BS 6891
Gas Installation.
BS 5546
Installation of hot water supplies for domestic
purposes.
BS EN 12828
Heating systems in buildings.
BS EN 12831
Heating systems in buildings - Calculation of load.
BS EN 14336
Installation & commissioning of water based
heating systems.
BS 6798
Installation of gas fired hot water boilers.
BS 5440 Part 1
Flues.
BS 5440 Part 2
Ventilation.
BS 7074
Expansion vessels and ancillary equipment for
sealed water systems.
BS 7593
Treatment of water in domestic hot water
central heating systems.
In IE the following Codes of Practice apply:
Standard
Scope
I.S. 813
Domestic Gas Installations.
The following standards give valuable additional information;
BS 5546
Installation of hot water supplies for domestic
purposes.
BS EN 12828
Heating systems in buildings.
BS EN 12831
Heating systems in buildings - Calculation of load.
BS EN 14336
Installation & commissioning of water based
heating systems.
BS 7074
Expansion vessels and ancillary equipment for
sealed water systems.
BS 7593
Treatment of water in domestic hot water
central heating systems.
Safe Manual Handling
General
The following advice should be adhered to, from when first handling the boiler to the final stages of installation, and also during maintenance.
Most injuries as a result of inappropriate handling and lifting are to the back, but all other parts of the body are vulnerable, particularly shoulders, arms and hands.
Health & Safety is the responsibility of EVERYONE.
There is no ‘safe’ limit for one man - each person has different capabilities. The boiler should be handled and lifted by TWO PEOPLE.
Do not handle or lift unless you feel physically able.
Wear appropriate Personal Protection Equipment e.g. protective gloves, safety footwear etc.
Preparation
Co-ordinate movements - know where, and when, you are both going.
Minimise the number of times needed to move the boiler - plan ahead.
Always ensure when handling or lifting the route is clear and unobstructed. If possible avoid steps, wet or slippery surfaces, unlit areas etc. and take special care
on ladders/into lofts.
Technique
When handling or lifting always use safe techniques - keep your back straight, bend your knees. Don’t twist - move your feet, avoid bending forwards and
sideways and keep the load as close to your body as possible.
Where possible transport the boiler using a sack truck or other suitable trolley.
Always grip the boiler firmly, and before lifting feel where the weight is concentrated to establish the centre of gravity, repositioning yourself as necessary. See the
‘Installation’ section of these instructions for recommended lift points.
Remember
The circumstances of each installation are different. Always asses the risks associated with handling and lifting according to the individual conditions.
If at any time when installing the boiler you feel that you may have injured yourself STOP !!
DO NOT ‘work through’ the pain - you may cause further injury.
IF IN ANY DOUBT DO NOT HANDLE OR LIFT THE BOILER - OBTAIN ADVICE OR ASSISTANCE BEFORE PROCEEDING !!
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CONTENTS
Section
6
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Page
1.0
Introduction
7
2.0
General Layout
8
3.0
Appliance Operation
9
4.0
Technical Data
10
5.0
Dimensions and Fixings
11
6.0
System Details
12
7.0
Site Requirements
15
8.0
Flue Options
21
9.0
Plume Displacement
26
10.0
Installation
30
11.0
Commissioning
36
12.0
Completion
39
13.0
Servicing
40
14.0
Changing Components
42
15.0
Setting the Gas Valve
51
16.0
Electrical
52
17.0
Short Parts List
53
18.0
Fault Finding
54
19.0
Pages for Notes
60
Benchmark Checklist
62
1.0 Introduction
1.1
Case Front Panel
Description
1. The Potterton Titanium is a fully automatic gas fired wall
mounted condensing combination boiler. It is room sealed and
fan assisted, and will serve central heating and mains fed
domestic hot water.
2. The boiler is set to give a maximum output of :24 models - 24 kW DHW
21 kW CH (Condensing)
28 models - 28 kW DHW
25.9 kW CH (Condensing)
33 models - 33 kW DHW
30.3 kW CH (Condensing)
40 models - 40 kW DHW
34.4 kW CH (Condensing)
3. It is designed for use on Natural Gas (G20).
4. The boiler is suitable for use only on fully pumped sealed
heating systems. Priority is given to domestic hot water.
5. The boiler data badge gives details of the model, serial
number and Gas Council number and is situated on the inner
door panel or the control box. It is visible when the case front
panel is removed (Fig. 1).
Control Box
6. The boiler model name and serial number are also shown
on the information label on the back of the facia door. This is
for user reference.
Facia Door
Fig. 1
Data Badge
Information Label
7. The boiler is intended to be installed in residential /
commercial / light industrial E.M.C. environments on a
governed meter supply only.
8. The boiler must be installed with one of the purpose
designed flues such as the standard horizontal flue kit, part no.
5118489.
9. All systems must be thoroughly flushed and treated with
inhibitor (see section 6.2).
Important: If the boiler is installed at a high point in the
system it is strongly recommended that Automatic Air
Vent Kit 720004701 is fitted.
1.2
Contents of Pack
1. Boiler Unit (with integral timer)
2. Wall Plate (inc. taps)
3. Set of Pipes (inc. nuts)
4. Template & Quick Fit Guide
5. Literature Pack
6. Filling Loop
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2.0 General Layout
2.1
Layout
23
1
15
22
14
13
21
16
20
10
9
8
7
12
1.
Expansion Vessel
2.
Automatic Air Vent
3.
DHW Plate Heat Exchanger / Automatic Bypass
4.
Circulation Pump
5.
Drain Off Point
6.
Pressure Relief Valve
7.
Integral Timer Position
8.
Central Heating System Pressure Gauge
9.
PCB
10.
Control Box
11.
3-Way Valve Assembly
12.
Condensate Trap
13.
Flame Sensing Electrode
14.
Spark Electrode
15.
Primary Heat Exchanger
16.
Fan Assembly
17.
On/Off/Reset Selector Switch
18.
Central Heating Temperature Control
19.
Hot Water Temperature Control
20.
Venturi
21.
Air/Gas Collector
22.
Combustion Box Cover & Burner
23.
Igniter
24.
Burner On Light
25.
Central Heating Mode Light
26.
Domestic Hot Water Mode Light
27.
Display
2
11
3
5
4
6
25
26
2
1
12
11
3
5
7
10
9
0
4
11
18
19
8
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1
8
27
7
2
17
3
bar
5
4
0
AM
8
3
7
1
8
PM
9
Reset
10
4
2
3.0 Appliance Operation
1
Central Heating Circuit
3.1
27
1. With a demand for heating, the pump circulates water
through the primary circuit.
2
3
4
7
26
20
5
6
25
24
18
22
9
4. When the demand is satisfied the burner is extinguished
and the pump continues to run for a period of 3 minutes
(Pump Overrun).
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23
3.2
10
17
16
15
14
13
12
Fig. 2
Key
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
Primary Heat Exchanger
Burner
Ignition Electrodes
Flame Sensing Electrode
Gas Valve
Pump
Automatic Air Vent
Plate Heat Exchanger/Automatic By-pass
Flow Sensor with Filter & Regulator
Pressure Relief Valve
Boiler Drain Point
Heating Return
Cold Water Inlet On/Off Valve and Filter
Gas Inlet
15
16
17
18
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
2. Once main burner ignites the fan speed controls the gas
rate to maintain the heating temperature measured by the
temperature sensor.
3. When the flow temperature exceeds the setting
temperature, a 3 minute delay occurs before the burner
relights automatically (anti-cycling). The pump continues to
run during this period.
8
21
Domestic Hot Water Outlet
Heating Flow
Pressure Gauge
Water Pressure Sensor
Fan
Diverter Valve Assembly
Diverter Valve Motor
Domestic Hot Water Flow Temperature Sensor
Safety Thermostat
Central Heating Temperature Sensor
Expansion Vessel
Heat Exchanger Air Vent
1
27
1. Priority is given to the domestic hot water supply. A
demand at a tap or shower will override any central heating
requirement.
2. The flow of water will operate the Hall Effect Sensor
which requests the 3 way valve to change position. This will
allow the pump to circulate the primary water through the
DHW plate heat exchanger.
3. The burner will light automatically and the temperature of
the domestic hot water is controlled by the temperature
sensor.
4. When the domestic hot water demand ceases the burner
will extinguish and the diverter valve will remain in the
domestic hot water mode, unless there is a demand for
central heating.
3.3
2
3
26
20
4
5
7
6
25
24
9
23
21
11
10
Frost Protection Mode
1. The frost protection mode is integral to the appliance and
functions only with the selector switch (see Section 2.1) in
the domestic hot water and central heating position. If the
system temperature falls below 5° C then the boiler will fire
on its minimum setting until a flow temperature of 30° C is
reached. Further protection can be incorporated by using a
system frost thermostat.
3.4
8
22
Domestic Hot Water Mode (Fig. 3)
IMPORTANT: When the selector switch is in the ‘0’
(Off) position the electrical supply to the boiler is isolated.
The boiler will not operate and the integral timer will
require resetting once the selector switch is set to either
Position (i) or Position (ii).
Domestic Hot Water Circuit
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Central Heating Mode (Fig. 2)
Pump Protection
1. With the selector switch (see Section 2.1) in either the
central heating or central heating and domestic hot water
position, the pump will automatically operate for 1 minute in
every 24 hours to prevent sticking.
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16
15
14
13
12
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4.0 Technical Data
4.1
Appliance Type
C13
Appliance Category
C33
C53
CAT I 2H
Heat Input CH (Net)
24 model
kW
28 model
kW
33 model
kW
40 model
kW
Max
20.5
24.7
28.9
32.8
Min
7
9
9.7
9.9
Heat Input CH (Gross)
24 model
kW
28 model
kW
33 model
kW
40 model
kW
Max
22.7
27.4
32.1
36.4
Min
7.8
10
10.8
11
Heat Output CH (Non-Condensing)
Max
24 model
kW
20
28 model
kW
24
33 model
kW
28
40 model
kW
32
Heat Output CH (Condensing)
Max
24 model
kW
21
28 model
kW
25.9
33 model
kW
30.3
40 model
kW
34.4
Heat Input DHW (Net)
24 model
kW
28 model
kW
33 model
kW
40 model
kW
Max
24.7
28.9
34
41.2
Heat Input DHW (Gross)
24 model
kW
28 model
kW
33 model
kW
40 model
kW
Max
27.4
32.1
37.7
45.7
Heat Output DHW
24 model
kW
28 model
kW
33 model
kW
40 model
kW
Max
24
28
33
40
Max Gas Rate
24 model
28 model
33 model
40 model
Min
6.8
8.7
9.4
9.6
Min
7.4
9.5
10.2
12.1
(Natural Gas - G20)
(After 10 mins)
m3/h
2.61
m3/h
3.1
m3/h
3.6
m3/h
4.36
SEDBUK Declaration
Titanium 24, 28, 33 & 40
NOx Class
Inlet Pressure (Natural Gas - G20)
mbar
20
5
Central Heating Primary Circuit
Pressures
Injector (Natural Gas - G20)
7.5mm (24 & 28) 12mm (33 & 40)
bar
3
2.5
0.5
1-2
Safety Discharge
Max Operating
Min Operating
Recommended Operating Range
Electrical Supply
230V~ 50Hz
(Appliance must be connected to an
earthed supply)
DHW Circuit
Pressures
Max Operating
Min Operating
Power Consumption
155W (24, 28) 160W (33 & 40)
Electrical Protection
IPX0D (with timer)
IPX5D (without timer)
bar
8
0.15
(24) (28) (33)
l/min l/min l/min
(40)
l/min
DHW Flow Rate
@ 30o C Rise
11.43 13.3
15.7
19.1
Condensate Drain
To accept 21.5mm (3/4 in) plastic waste pipe
DHW Flow Rate
@ 35o C Rise
9.8
11.5
13.5
16.4
Flue Terminal
Dimensions
Min Working
DHW Flow Rate
2
2
2
2
External Fuse Rating
3A
Internal Fuse Rating
F2L
Diameter
Projection
Connections
Gas Supply
Central Heating Flow
Central Heating Return
Cold Water Mains Inlet
DHW Flow
Pressure Relief Discharge
Outercase Dimensions
Casing Height
Overall Height Inc Flue Elbow
Casing Width
Casing Depth
Clearances
Above Casing
Below Casing
Front
Front
L.H. Side
R.H. Side
-
Flow Rates
100mm
125mm
IMPORTANT: Where Low Flow Taps or Fittings are
intended to be used in the DHW system connected it is
strongly recommended that the DHW flow rate DOES
NOT fall below 2.5l/min. This will ensure reliable
operation of the DHW function.
copper tails
22mm
22mm
22mm
15mm
15mm
15mm
-
Pump
Available Head
Expansion Vessel
- (For Central Heating only.
Integral with appliance)
bar
Min Pre-charge Pressure
0.5
780mm
965mm
450mm
345mm
(24 & 28)
litre
200 mm Min
150 mm Min*
450 mm Min (For Servicing)
5 mm Min (In Operation)
5 mm Min
5 mm Min (In Operation)
Weights
Packaged Boiler Carton
Installation Lift Weight
Packaged Boiler Carton
Installation Lift Weight
(33 & 40)
litre
Max Capacity of
CH System
125
155
Primary Water Content
of Boiler (unpressurised)
2.5
2.8
Temperatures
C.H. Flow Temp (adjustable)
25°C to 80°C max (± 5°C)
*This is MINIMUM recommended dimension. Greater
clearance will aid installation and maintenance.
Packaged Boiler Carton
Installation Lift Weight
See graph below
D.H.W. Flow Temp (adjustable)
35°C to 60°C max (± 5°C)
dependent upon flow rate
(24 model)
48.6 kg
43.6 kg
(28 model)
49.2 kg
44.2 kg
(33 & 40 model)
51kg
46kg
Pump - Available Head
5.5
5
4.5
4
3.5
The efficiency for all models is 91.1%
3
Assessment Procedure (SAP) for energy rating of
dwellings. The test data from which it has been calculated
has been certified by 0087.
Metre (wg)
This value is used in the UK Government’s Standard
2.5
2
1.5
1
NOTE: All data in this section are nominal values
and subject to normal production tolerances.
0.5
0
0
200
400
600
Flow Rate (l/h)
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1000
1200
5.0 Dimensions and Fixings
Dimensions
A 780mm
At Least 1.5°
E
G
B 345mm
C 450mm
D 116mm Ø Min.
A
E 185mm
(207mm for 80/125mm
flue systems)
F 145mm
G 131mm
B
H 180mm
360° Orientation
H
D
C
Tube Ø 100mm
F
Tap Rail
32.5 mm
Condensate
Drain
65 mm
Heating
Flow
(22mm)
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65 mm
Domestic Hot
Water Outlet
(15mm)
65 mm
Gas
Inlet
(22mm)
65 mm
Cold Water
Inlet
(15mm)
65 mm
Heating
Return
(22mm)
Pressure Relief
Valve
(15mm)
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6.0 System Details
6.1
Information
1. The Potterton Titanium Condensing Combination Boiler is a
‘Water Byelaws Scheme - Approved Product’.
To comply with the Water Byelaws your attention is drawn to
the following installation requirements and notes (IRN).
a) IRN 001 See text of entry for installation
requirements and notes.
b) IRN 302 Byelaw 14.
2. Reference to the WRc publications, ‘Water fittings and
materials directory’ and ‘Water supply byelaws guide’ give full
details of byelaws and the IRNs.
6.2
Central Heating Circuit
1. The appliance is suitable for fully pumped SEALED SYSTEMS
ONLY.
Treatment of Water Circulating Systems
• All recirculatory water systems will be subject to corrosion
unless an appropriate water treatment is applied. This means
that the efficiency of the system will deteriorate as corrosion
sludge accumulates within the system, risking damage to
pump and valves, boiler noise and circulation problems.
• When fitting new systems flux will be evident within the
system, which can lead to damage of system components.
• All systems must be thoroughly drained and flushed out
using, for example, Sentinel X300 or X400 or Fernox F3.
They should be used following the flushing agent
manufacturer’s instructions.
• System additives - corrosion inhibitors and flushing
agents/descalers should comply to BS7593 requirements, e.g.
Sentinel X100 and Fernox MB-1 which should be used
following the inhibitor manufacturer’s instructions.
• Full instructions are supplied with the products, for further
information contact Sentinel (0800 389 4670) or Fernox
(0870 870 0362)
Failure to flush and add inhibitor to the system will
invalidate the appliance warranty.
• It is important to check the inhibitor concentration after
installation, system modification and at every service in
accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. (Test kits are
available from inhibitor stockists.)
• For information or advice regarding any of the above
contact Technical Enquiries.
6.3
Bypass
1. The boiler utilises the primary side of the DHW plate heat
exchanger as an automatic integral bypass.
6.4
System Control
1. The boiler is designed for use in a heating system that
incorporates external controls, i.e. a minimum of a timer
device.
2. Suitable timer kits are available as optional extras.
3. For optimum operating conditions and maximum economy
the fitting of a programmable room thermostat is
recommended.
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6.0 System Details
6.5
Stop
Valve
Double
Check
Valve
System Filling and Pressurising (Fig. 4)
1. A filling point connection on the central heating return
pipework must be provided to facilitate initial filling and
pressurising and also any subsequent water loss
replacement/refilling.
Stop
Valve
A filling loop & instructions are provided with the boiler.
DHW
Mains
Inlet
Temporary
Hose
CH
Return
2. The filling method adopted must be in accordance with all
relevant water supply regulations and use approved
equipment.
Fig. 4
3. Your attention is drawn to:
for GB: Guidance G24.2 and recommendation R24.2 of the
Water Regulations Guide.
for IE: the current edition of I.S. 813 “Domestic Gas
Installations”.
4. The sealed primary circuits may be filled or replenished by
means of a temporary connection between the circuit and a
supply pipe, provided a ‘Listed’ double check valve or some
other no less effective backflow prevention device is
permanently connected at the inlet to the circuit and the
temporary connection is removed after use.
Filling Loop
Connections
IMPORTANT: If the boiler is installed at a high point in
the system it is strongly recommended that Automatic Air
Vent Kit 720004701 is fitted.
Fig. 5
6.6
Expansion Vessel (Central Heating only)
1. The appliance expansion vessel is pre-charged to 0.5 bar.
Therefore, the minimum cold fill pressure is 0.5 bar. The
vessel is suitable for correct operation for system capacities up
to 125 litres (24, 28 models) 155 litres (33, 40 models). For
greater system capacities an additional expansion vessel must
be fitted. For GB refer to BS 7074 Pt 1. For IE, the current
edition of I.S. 813 “Domestic Gas Installations”.
6.7
Pressure Relief Valve (Fig. 6)
1. The pressure relief valve is set at 3 bar, therefore all
pipework, fittings, etc. should be suitable for pressures in
excess of 3 bar and temperature in excess of 100°C.
2. The pressure relief discharge pipe should be not less than
15mm dia, run continuously downward, and discharge outside
the building, preferably over a drain. It should be routed in
such a manner that no hazard occurs to occupants or causes
damage to wiring or electrical components. The end of the
pipe should terminate facing down and towards the wall.
Fig. 6
Pressure Relief Valve
Discharge Pipe
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3. The discharge must not be above a window, entrance or
other public access. Consideration must be given to the
possibility that boiling water/steam could discharge from the
pipe.
4. A remote relief valve kit is available to enable the boiler to
be installed in cellars or similar locations below outside
ground level (kit no. 5121379).
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6.0 System Details
6.8
1. All DHW circuits, connections, fittings, etc. should be fully
in accordance with relevant standards and water supply
regulations.
Other Tap
Outlets
Expansion
Vessel*
Boiler
Check
Valve*
Pressure Reducer
Valve*
To Hot
Taps
Stop Tap
* See 6.8 for instances when
these items may be required
Fig. 7
Domestic Hot Water Circuit (Fig. 7)
2. Your attention is drawn to:
for GB: Guidance G17 to G24 and recommendation R17 to
R24 of the Water Regulations Guide.
for IE: the current edition of I.S. 813 “Domestic Gas
Installations”.
3. The Water Regulations recommendations for England and
Wales prohibits backflow from appliances into the
wholesome water supply due to thermal expansion.
However this type of instantaneous combination boiler, with
less than 15 litres of stored capacity, does not require any
backflow prevention device as any thermal expansion is
accommodated within the appliance. It is possible in certain
circumstances that other cold water demands (e.g. washing
machines, flushing of W.C.s) may affect the DHW function
of the boiler. In these instances the fitting of a backflow
prevention device and expansion vessel is recommended.
4. Also if there is an existing check valve, loose jumpered
stop cock, water meter or water treatment device already
fitted to the wholesome water supply connected to the
boiler domestic hot water (DHW) inlet supply then a
suitable expansion device may be required.
5. The boiler’s maximum working mains pressure is 8 bar,
therefore all pipework, connections, fittings, etc. should be
suitable for pressures in excess of 8 bar. A pressure reducing
valve must be fitted for pressures in excess of 8 bar. The
manufacturer of any outlet fittings, such as a shower valve,
may require a lower maximum pressure. The pressure
reduction must take account of all fittings connected to the
DHW system.
6.9
Showers
1. If a shower control is supplied from the appliance it
should be of the thermostatic or pressure balanced type.
Thermostatic type shower valves provide the best comfort
and guard against water at too high a temperature. Existing
controls may not be suitable - refer to the shower valve
manufacturer.
6.10
Hard Water Areas
1. If the area of the installation is recognised as a HARD
WATER AREA then a suitable device should be fitted to
treat the mains water supply to the boiler. Contact your
Water Distribution Company for advice on suitable devices.
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7.0 Site Requirements
450mm
5mm Min
5mm Min
7.1
200mm Min
(300mm Min if
using 80/125mm
flueing system)
Location
1. The boiler may be fitted to any suitable wall with the flue
passing through an outside wall or roof and discharging to
atmosphere in a position permitting satisfactory removal of
combustion products and providing an adequate air supply.
The boiler should be fitted within the building unless
otherwise protected by a suitable enclosure i.e. garage or
outhouse. (The boiler may be fitted inside a cupboard-see
Section 7.3).
2. If the boiler is sited in an unheated enclosure then it is
recommended to leave the ON/OFF Selector Switch in the
domestic hot water and central heating position to give frost
protection.
780mm
3. If the boiler is fitted in a room containing a bath or shower
reference must be made to the relevant requirements.
In GB this is the current I.E.E. Wiring Regulations and Building
Regulations.
In IE reference should be made to the current edition of I.S.
813 “Domestic Gas Installations” and the current ETCI rules.
150mm Min*
Fig. 8
4. If the boiler is to be fitted into a building of timber frame
construction then reference must be made to the current
edition of Institute of Gas Engineers Publication IGE/UP/7
(Gas Installations in Timber Framed Housing).
*This is the MINIMUM recommended dimension. Greater
clearance will aid installation and maintenance.
At Least 1.5°
7.2
Clearances (Figs. 8 & 9)
1. A flat vertical area is required for the installation of the
boiler.
2. These dimensions include the necessary clearances around
the boiler for case removal, spanner access and air
movement. Additional clearances may be required for the
passage of pipes around local obstructions such as joists
running parallel to the front face of the boiler.
450mm Min
For Servicing
Purposes
5mm Min
In Operation
Fig. 9
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7.0 Site Requirement
Gas Service Cock
7.3
Ventilation of Compartments
1. Where the appliance is installed in a cupboard or
compartment, no air vents are required.
2. BS 5440: Part 2 refers to room sealed appliances
installed in compartments. The appliance will run sufficiently
cool without ventilation.
7.4
Gas Supply
1. The gas installation should be in accordance with the
relevant standards. In GB this is BS 6891. In IE this is the
current edition of I.S. 813 “Domestic Gas Installations”.
Fig. 10
2. The connection to the appliance is a 22mm copper tail
located at the rear of the gas service cock (Fig. 10).
3. Ensure that the pipework from the meter to the
appliance is of adequate size. Do not use pipes of a smaller
diameter than the boiler gas connection (22mm).
Zone 2
7.5
Window
Recess
1. External wiring must be correctly earthed, polarised and
in accordance with relevant regulations/rules. In GB this is
the current I.E.E. Wiring Regulations. In IE reference should
be made to the current edition of ETCI rules.
Zone 1
Zone 2
Zone 0
2. The mains supply is 230V ~ 50Hz fused at 3A.
0.6 m
NOTE: The method of connection to the electricity
supply must facilitate complete electrical isolation of the
appliance.
Window
Recess
Zone 2
Fig. A
Connection may be via a fused double-pole isolator
with a contact separation of at least 3mm in all poles
and servicing the boiler and system controls only.
In GB Only
Ceiling
Window Recess
Zone 2
Zone 1
Zone 2
Outside Zones
2.25 m
Zone 0
0.6 m
Fig. B
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In GB Only
7.6
Bath & Shower Rooms
1. If the boiler is fitted in a room containing a bath or
shower and NOT FITTED with any optional integral timer
or thermostat, it can be fitted in zone 2, (Figs. A & B shows
zone dimensions for a bathtub. For other examples refer to
the Current I.E.E. Wiring Regulations) reference must be
made to the relevant requirements.
In GB this is the current I.E.E. Wiring Regulations and
Building Regulations.
In IE reference should be made to the current edition of I.S.
813 “Domestic Gas Installations” and the current ETCI
rules.
Examples are shown of the following methods of termination:i) to an internal soil & vent pipe
ii) via an internal discharge branch (e.g. sink waste) downstream of the trap
iii) to a drain or gully
iv) to a purpose made soakaway
v) pumped into an internal discharge branch (e.g. sink waste) downstream of the trap
vi) pumped into an external soil & vent pipe
vii) to a drain or gully with extended external run & trace heating
It is strongly recommended to discharge internally into the household
drainage system. If connecting to a rain water drain, that drain MUST
discharge into a foul drain.
Insulation
32mm
21.5mm
7.0 Site Requirements
7.7
Condensate Drain
FAILURE TO INSTALL THE CONDENSATE
DISCHARGE PIPEWORK CORRECTLY WILL AFFECT
THE RELIABLE OPERATION OF THE BOILER.
CAREFUL CONSIDERATION MUST BE GIVEN TO THE
POSSIBILITY OF THE PIPEWORK BEING SUBJECT TO
FREEZING CONDITIONS AND APPROPRIATE
MEASURES TAKEN TO PREVENT BLOCKAGE.
CORRECT INSTALLATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH
THIS SECTION WILL CONSIDERABLY MINIMISE THE
LIKELIHOOD OF BLOCKAGE AND SUBSEQUENT
BOILER LOCK-OUT.
A CONDENSATE DISCHARGE PUMP AND PIPE ‘TRACE
HEATING’ ARE AVAILABLE AS ACCESSORIES - see
paragraphs 7.7.12 to 7.715 for further details.
The condensate discharge pipe MUST NOT RISE at any
point along its length. There MUST be a fall of AT LEAST
2.5° (50mm per metre) along the entire run EXCEPT
when employing a suitable condensate pump in basement
and cellar or similar applications.
i) Termination to an internal soil and
vent pipe
50mm
per me
2.5° M
tre of
inimum
1. The condensate outlet will accept 21.5mm (3/4in) plastic
overflow pipe. It is strongly recommended that this
discharges internally into the household drainage system.
Where this is not possible, discharge into an outside drain is
permissible providing every possible precaution is taken to
prevent freezing.
pipe ru
n
fall
2. Ensure the discharge of condensate complies with any
national or local regulations in force. BS 6798 & Part H1 of
the Building Regulations give further detailed guidance.
450mm min*
*450mm is applicable to
properties up to 3 storeys.
For multi-storey building
installations consult BS 6798.
ii) External termination via internal discharge branch
e.g sink waste - downstream*
Boiler
The boiler condensate trap incorporates a seal of 75mm,
therefore it is unnecessary to install an air break and trap
in the discharge pipework.
3. The discharge pipe should be run in a proprietary drain pipe
material e.g. PVC, PVC-U, ABS, PVC-C or PP.
4. Metal pipework is NOT suitable for use in condensate
discharge systems.
5. The pipe should be a minimum of 21.5mm diameter and
must be supported using suitably spaced clips of the correct
design to prevent sagging.
6. It is advisable that the full length of condensate pipe is run
internally and preferably be less than 3 metres.
7. Internal runs greater than 3 metres or runs in cold areas
should use 32mm waste pipe.
Sink
50mm
per me
2.5° M
tre of
inimum
fall
pipe ru
n
Pipe must terminate above
water level but below
surrounding surface. Cut
end at 45°
8. External runs MUST be a MINIMUM of 32mm and fully
insulated with material suitable for external use.
9. If the boiler is fitted in an unheated location the entire
condensate discharge pipe should be treated as an external
run and sized and insulated accordingly.
10. In all cases discharge pipe must be installed to aid disposal
of the condensate. To reduce the risk of condensate being
trapped, as few bends and fittings as possible should be used
and any burrs on cut pipe removed.
*It is NOT RECOMMENDED
to connect upstream of the
sink or other waste water
receptacle !
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7.0 Site Requirements
7.7
iii) Termination to a drain or gully
Boiler
50mm
Pipe must terminate above
water level but below
surrounding surface. Cut
end at 45°
per me
tre of
2.5° M
inimum
pipe ru
n
fall
iv) Termination to a purpose made soakaway
Further specific requirements for soakaway
design are referred to in BS 6798.
Boiler
500mm min
50mm p
er metr
e of pip
2.5° Min
e run
imum fa
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Holes in the soak-away must
face away from the building
Condensate Drain (cont.)
11. When discharging condensate into a soil stack or waste
pipe the effects of existing plumbing must be considered. If
soil pipes or waste pipes are subjected to internal pressure
fluctuations when WC's are flushed or sinks emptied then
back-pressure may force water out of the boiler trap and
cause appliance lockout.
v) pumped into an internal discharge branch
(e.g. sink waste) downstream of the trap
Sink
50mm
7.0 Site Requirements
per me
tre of p
ipe run
2.5° M
inimum
fall
Pipe must terminate above
water level but below
surrounding surface. Cut
end at 45°
7.7
Condensate Drain (cont.)
12. A boiler discharge pump is available, ‘MULTIFIT’
part no. 720648301. This pump will dispose of both
condensate & high temperature water from the relief valve.
It has a maximum head of 5 metres. Follow the instructions
supplied with the pump.
13. Condensate Drain Pipe ‘Trace Heating’ Elements are
available in various lengths. ‘MULTIFIT’ part nos.:-
Basement or similar
(heated)
1 metre 720644401
2 metre 720664101
3 metre 720664201
5 metre 720664401*
Boiler
*Where the drain is between 3 & 5 metres a 5 metre kit can
be used and “doubled back” upon itself.
14. It is possible to fit the element externally on the
condensate drain or internally as detailed in the instructions
provided.
Condensate Pump
15. The fitting of a ‘Trace Heating’ Element is NOT a
substitute for correct installation of the condensate drain.
ALL requirements in this section must still be adhered to.
vi) pumped into an external soil & vent pipe
50mm
Unheated Location
(e.g. Garage)
per me
tre of p
ipe run
2.5° M
inimum
fall
Basement or similar
(heated)
vii) to a drain or gully with extended
external run & trace heating
Boiler
The ‘Trace Heating’ element
must be installed in accordance
with the instructions supplied.
External runs & those in
unheated locations still require
insulation.
Boiler
Condensate Pump
50mm
per me
tre of
2.5° M
inimum
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pipe ru
n
fall
Pipe must terminate above
water level but below
surrounding surface. Cut
end at 45°
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Terminal Position with Minimum Distance (Fig. 18)
(mm)
7.0 Site Requirements
A1 Directly below an opening, air brick, opening
windows, etc.
B1 Above an opening, air brick, opening window etc.
C1 Horizontally to an opening, air brick, opening window etc.
D2 Below gutters, soil pipes or drain pipes.
E2 Below eaves.
F2 Below balconies or car port roof.
G2 From a vertical drain pipe or soil pipe.
H2 From an internal or external corner.
I
Above ground, roof or balcony level.
J
From a surface or boundary line facing a terminal.
K From a terminal facing a terminal (Horizontal flue).
From a terminal facing a terminal (Vertical flue).
L From an opening in carport (e.g. door, window)
into the dwelling.
M Vertically from a terminal on the same wall.
N Horizontally from a terminal on the same wall.
R From adjacent wall to flue (vertical only).
S From an adjacent opening window (vertical only).
T Adjacent to windows or openings on pitched and flat roofs
U Below windows or openings on pitched roofs
300
300
300
25 (75)
25 (200)
25 (200)
25 (150)
25 (300)
300
600
1200
600
7.8
NOTE: Due to the nature of the boiler a plume of water
vapour will be discharged from the flue. This should be
taken into account when siting the flue terminal.
1. The following guidelines indicate the general requirements
for siting balanced flue terminals. For GB recommendations are
given in BS 5440 Pt 1. For IE recommendations are given in the
current edition of I.S. 813 “Domestic Gas Installations”.
1200
1500
300
300
1000
600
2000
2. If the terminal discharges onto a pathway or passageway,
check that combustion products will not cause a nuisance and
that the terminal will not obstruct the passageway.
3. If a terminal is less than 2 metres above a balcony, above
ground or above a flat roof to which people have access, then
a suitable terminal guard must be provided.
1 In addition, the terminal should be no nearer than 150 mm to an opening in the
building fabric formed for the purpose of accommodating a built-in element such as
a window frame.
2 Only ONE 25mm clearance is allowed per installation. If one of the dimensions
4. * Reduction to the boundary is possible down to 25mm but
the flue deflector kit (part no. 5111068) must be fitted.
D, E, F, G or H is 25mm then the remainder MUST be as shown in brackets, in
accordance with B.S.5440-1.
NOTE: The distance from a fanned draught appliance terminal
installed parallel to a boundary may not be less than 300mm in
accordance with the diagram below
IMPORTANT:
• Under car ports we recommend the use of the plume
displacement kit.
• The terminal position must ensure the safe and
nuisance - free dispersal of combustion products.
*
300 min
Terminal
Assembly
Flue
IMPORTANT: If fitting a Plume
Displacement Flue Kit, the air inlet
must be a minimum of 150mm from
any opening windows or doors (see
Section 9.0).
Plume
Displacement Kit
Top View Rear Flue
Fig. 17
Property Boundary Line
J,K
T
Air Inlet
U
Opening Window
or Door
150mm
MIN.
N
R
I
M
C
I
I
F
D
E
A
S
I
F
J,K
B
L
G
A
A
H
H
I
Likely flue positions requiring
a flue terminal guard
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Fig. 18a
8.0 Flue Options
8.1
Horizontal Flue Systems
1. The standard flue is suitable only for horizontal termination
applications.
(ii)
(i)
2. All fittings should be fully engaged. The approximate
engagement is 40mm. Apply soap solution to the seal on
each fitting to aid assembly.
3. Maximum permissible equivalent flue lengths are:(60/100)
(80/125)
Horizontal Concentric 10 metres
20 metres
4. Any additional “in line” bends in the flue system must be
taken into consideration.
Their equivalent lengths are:Concentric Pipes:
135° bend
0.5 metres
93° bend
1.0 metres
Twin Flue Pipe
135° bend
0.25 metres
91.5° bend
0.50 metres
Horizontal
Flues
4. The elbow connected to the boiler adaptor is not included
in any equivalent length calculations.
Plume Displacement Kit 60 /100 Ø
5. The illustrations opposite show examples of permissible
flue systems.
1M Extensions, 45° & 93° bends are
also available - see Section 9.0
NOTE: Flue length is measured from point (i) to (ii) as
shown.
IMPORTANT: All flue systems must be securely
supported at least once every metre. Suitable pipe
supports are available as accessories.
NOTE: Horizontal flue pipes should always be installed with a fall of at least 1.5°
from the terminal to allow condensate to run back to the boiler.
This bend is equivalent to
1 metre
C
A
(ii)
B
(i)
This bend is equivalent to
1 metre
Total equivalent length =
A+B+C+2x90°Bends
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Vertical
Flues
8.0 Flue Options
8.2
(ii)
Twin & Vertical Flue Systems
1. Maximum permissible equivalent flue lengths are:(60/100)
10 metres
15 metres
Vertical Concentric
Vertical Twin Pipe
(80/125)
20 metres
(i)
IMPORTANT: All flue systems must be securely
supported at least once every metre. Suitable pipe
supports are available as accessories.
2. Any additional “in line” bends in the flue system must be
taken into consideration.
Their equivalent lengths are:Concentric Pipes:
135° bend
0.5 metres
93° bend
1.0 metres
Twin Flue Pipe
135° bend
0.25 metres
91.5° bend
0.50 metres
120mm Min
apart
Y
The elbow supplied with the standard horizontal telescopic
flue kit is not included in any equivalent length calculations
1m Min to
15m Max
NOTE: Flue length is measured from point (i) to (ii) as
shown.
600mm Min
apart
(ii)
Mini Terminal
on Air Duct
(sited in loft)
(i)
T
Vertical
Flues
(Twin Pipe)
1m Min
to
15m Max
Total Equivalent Length =
A+B+C+1x90°Bend
Roof
Terminal
All vertical and angled runs must be included,
measured from the boiler adaptor (point X) to the
joint with the flue terminal (point Y). One 91.5°
bend or two 135° bends can be included without
reduction of the flue length.
Q
The total equivalent length for this example is
= 6.5 metres.
If further elbows are required the flue length must
be reduced by the following amounts:-
(ii)
1 metre for each 91.5° bend
0.5 metre for each 135° bend
Equivalent
Length Value
C
1m extension
135°bend
91.5°bend
B
1m
0.25m
0.5m
AIR DUCT
No of
fittings/pipes
5
2
2
Sub total
5.0m
0.5m
1.0m
Equivalent Length Air Duct = 6.5m
This bend is equivalent to
1 metre
Equivalent
Length Value
A
(i)
1m extension
135°bend
91.5°bend
1m
0.25m
0.5m
FLUE DUCT
No of
fittings/pipes
5
2
2
Sub total
5.0m
0.5m
1.0m
Equivalent Length Flue Duct = 6.5m
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8.0 Flue Options
8.3
A4
A2
Key Accessory
Size
Code No
FLUE GROUP A
Concentric Flue System 100mm diameter
A
Horizontal Flue Terminal (inc. elbow)
5118489
A2
Telescopic Flue (inc. elbow) 315-500mm 5118069
A3
Telescopic Internal Flue Kit
315-500mm 5119654
B
Flue Extension
1000mm 5111074
C
Flue Bend
93°
5111075
D
Flue Bend (pair)
135°
5111085
U
Pipe Support (painted)
100mm Ø 5111080
R
Vertical Flue Adaptor
5111070
P
Wall Liner
5111067
S
Flue Terminal Deflector
5111068
A
FLUE GROUP N
Twin Flue System 80mm diameter
E
Flue Extension (pair)
1000mm
F
Flue Bend (pair)
90°
G
Flue Bend (2 pair)
135°
J
Vertical Flue Boiler Adaptor Kit
H
Vertical Flue Adaptor
W
Pipe Support (pair)
80mm
Y
Flue Termination Kit
(horizontal termination)
80mm
Z
Single Terminal
80mm
Q
Adaptor
60/80
T
Pitched Roof Terminal
25°/45°
B
A3
E
P
K,K1
D
C
G
Flue Accessories
R
F
M
H
5111087
5111072
5111086
720089801
5111084
5111081
5120172
5121791
5121792
5106164
FLUE GROUP G
Concentric Flue System 80/125mm diameter
A4
Horizontal Flue Kit
B
Straight Extension Kit
1000mm
D
Bend Kit (pair)
135°
C
Bend
91.5°
U
Pipe support
125mm
5118580
5118584
5118597
5118588
5118610
FLUE GROUP A, N, G
Vertical Flue Kits
K
Vertical Flue Terminal (use with 5111070)
K1
Vertical Flue Terminal
L
Pitched Roof Flashing
25°/50°
M
Roof cover plate
N
Flat roof flashing
5111078
5118576
5122151
246143
246144
Y,Z
U,W
L
N
Q
S
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8.4
Air Duct Connection
Twin Flue Duct Adaptor
1. The kit allows connection of a twin flue system to the
boiler adaptor.
Flue Duct Connection
8.5
Twin Flue Connection
1. Engage the twin flue duct adaptor in the boiler adaptor,
making sure that it is pushed down as far as possible.
2. Ensure that the air & flue ducts are connected correctly
and that they are adequately supported (at least once every
metre using the available pipe supports).
Boiler Adaptor
3. Ensure that all joints and elbows are fully engaged and
cannot become disconnected during operation.
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8.0 Flue Options
8.6
1. In the case of a pitched roof 25 - 50 degrees, position the lead
tile to replace/flash over existing roof tiling. Make an aperture in
the roof suitable for the lower tube of the roof terminal and
ensure the integrity of the roof cover is maintained. The
adjustable plastic collar can either be positioned on the lead tile
or the lower tube of the roof terminal prior to the final
positioning of the vertical flue through the tile. Check the collar is
correctly located to suit required roof pitch (either 25° to 38° or
37° to 50°). From inside the roof adjust the flue to a vertical
position and secure to the roof structure with the clamp supplied.
Approx
1425mm
Cut the same
amount off the
Air Duct &
Flue Duct
For Roof Terminals
2. For flat roof installations the aluminium flashing must be
incorporated into the roof covering and the appropriate aperture
made in the roof decking. The vertical flue is lowered onto the
flashing making sure the collar of the flue locates securely with
the flashing. (A mastic seal may be necessary). From inside the
roof, adjust the flue to a vertical position and secure to the roof
structure with the clamp supplied.
Air Duct
Flue Duct
Push Fit Adaptor
8.7
Flue Dimensions
The standard horizontal flue kit allows for flue lengths between
100mm and 685mm from elbow to terminal (Fig. 19).
The maximum permissible equivalent flue length is:
10 metres (60/100 system)
20 metres (80/125 system)
m
5m
68
8.8
m
0m
10
Flue Deflector
1. The rubber flue trim supplied may be fitted to either the
outside wall or on the inner wall of installation.
8.9
Fig. 19
Fig. 20
Flue Trim
Terminal Guard (Fig. 21)
1. When codes of practice dictate the use of terminal guards,
they can be obtained from most Plumbers’ and Builders’
Merchants.
2. There must be a clearance of at least 50mm between any part
of the terminal and the guard.
3. When ordering a terminal guard, quote the appliance name
and model number.
4. The flue terminal guard should be positioned centrally over the
terminal and fixed as illustrated.
8.10
Flue Deflector (Fig. 20)
1. If required a flue deflector is available from your Potterton
stockist.
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2. Push the flue deflector over the terminal end and rotate to the
optimum angle for deflecting plume. Secure the deflector to the
terminal with screws provided.
25
93° Elbow/Plume
Outlet Assembly
9.0 Plume Displacement
9.1
60Ø Support
Bracket
O Ring
Kit No 5118638
Content of kit
1 0.9m 60/100 Concentric Flue
1 1m 60 Dia Exhaust Flue Pipe
1 Adaptor
2 60 Dia Support Brackets
1 93° Elbow/Plume Outlet Assembly
1 Flexible Flue Trim
3 “O” Rings
1 ‘Jubilee Clip
1 Boiler Elbow
0.9 metres
60Ø Exhaust
Flue Pipe
60Ø Support
Bracket
O Ring
Fig. 22
Plume Displacement Kit (Fig. 23)
Flexible Flue
Trim
1. This kit is recommended for installations where the
condensate plume emitted from the flue may cause a nuisance
or affect the surroundings.
Adaptor
‘Jubilee’ Clip
O Ring
2. The terminal must be positioned outside the building with
the air inlet facing downward and outlet connection upwards.
Elbow
60/100Ø
Concentric Flue
45°
45°
Outlet must be at
least 45° from
wall face
Fig. 23
‘Peak’ Uppermost
3. The plume outlet must always be at least 45° to the wall,
with the ‘peak’ uppermost to prevent rain entry (Figs. 24 &
25), and be at least 2 metres above ground level. It must be
secured as shown in Fig. 19. The plume outlet must also be at
least 500mm from the air inlet in any direction (Fig. 25).
NOTE: The outlet must be positioned so that any
condensate plume is directed away from adjacent surfaces.
There must be a constant fall along the entire length of the
flue system from the outlet back to the boiler.
4. It is possible to reduce or increase (with the addition of
extensions) the length of either or both the 60/100 concentric
and 60Ø exhaust.
5. Standard concentric flue extension kits may be added
between the boiler elbow and the terminal assembly.
6. The minimum length of the concentric flue is 100mm when
measured from the edge of the flue elbow.
500mm Min.
IMPORTANT: The maximum equivalent length of
concentric flue is:- 8 metres
Additional bends may be fitted in the concentric flue, but
the equivalent length must be reduced by 1 metre (93°
bend) or 0.5 metres (45° bend).
Fig. 24
Air Inlet at Bottom
Fig. 25
7. 60Ø 1 metre extensions (including support bracket), and
additional 93° & 45° elbows are available. Any additional 93°
& 45° elbows must be accounted for when calculating flue
lengths.
NOTE: Permitted positions of the plume outlet relative to
doors, windows etc. are the same as for conventional
concentric flues as detailed in the main Installation &
Servicing Instructions and BS5440 Pt. 1. It is NOT
necessary to fit a terminal guard over the air inlet or the
plume outlet.
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14
14
12
60 Ø Exhaust (metres) X
16
24
10
8
28/
33/
40
6
4
4
0
2
3
4
28/
33/
40
6
5
6
7
8
0
9
1
Concentric 60/100 Flue (metres) Y
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
Concentric 60/100 Flue (metres) Y
Example 1
Flue Lengths - Not Permissible
Example 2
Flue Lengths - OK
14
24
10
8
28/
33/
40
6
4
Example 3 - Flue Lengths OK
In the example shown in Fig. 4 assume that the concentric
part of the flue needs to be 2.3 metres long. Find the
position of ‘2.3’ on the horizontal axis of the graph and then
project upwards to the solid diagonal line. This is represented
by the vertical thick dotted line. Where this dotted line
intersects with the solid diagonal line on the graph, project
across to the vertical axis. As can be seen this corresponds
with 6 metres. Therefore, the total equivalent length of the
60Ø exhaust can be up to 6 metres. Any bend equivalences
must be accounted for i.e. 93° bends are equal to 1 metre,
each 45° bend to 0.5 metres.
2
0
0
1
2
3
4
5
Example 1 - Not Permissible
If, for instance, a concentric length of 5 metres was required
and the 60Ø exhaust needed to be 6 metres the graph
shows that this combination would NOT be permissible as
the intersection point would be above the solid diagonal line.
Example 2 - Flue Lengths OK
Where both lengths have been determined they can be
applied to the graph to check that the installation is
permissible. For example, if it was known that 2 metres of
concentric flue and 4 metres of 60Ø exhaust were required,
the values could be applied to the graph as shown in
Example 2.. As the point of intersection of the dotted lines is
below the solid diagonal line, the combination of lengths is
shown to be acceptable.
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Determining Permissible Lengths
In the graph the solid line diagonal represents the
relationship between the concentric flue assembly (and any
extensions) and the 60Ø exhaust (and any extensions or
additional bends).
8
0
1
24
10
2
0
9.2
12
2
60 Ø Exhaust (metres) X
60 Ø Exhaust (metres) X
9.0 Plume Displacement
6
7
8
9
Concentric 60/100 Flue (metres) Y
Example 3
Flue Lengths - OK
Support
Bracket
60Ø Exhaust
X
Y
45° Elbow
Flue Length - Worked Example
Potterton Titanium 33
93° Elbow
1 metre Extension
Concentric 60/100 Flue
1 metre supplied in kit
Fig. 26
Concentric Flue
Additional Accessories
A - 93° Elbow
B - 45° Elbow (Pair)
C - 1 metre 60Ø Extension
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5121370
5121368
Fig. 27
In Fig. 27 opposite an additional 93° bend and pair of 45°
elbows have been included in the 60Ø exhaust.
Also 3 straight extension pieces have been used.
To calculate total length:Length of 60Ø supplied in kit =
3 x 1 metre Extensions =
1 x 93° Elbow =
2 x 45° Elbow =
1 metre
3 metres
1 metre
1 metre (0.5 metres each)
Total 60Ø =
6 metres
After consulting the table in Example 3 it can be determined
that the concentric flue could be up to approximately 2.3
metres long.
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9.0 Plume Displacement
9.3
General Fitting Notes
1. Cut a hole in the external wall which the concentric flue
assembly will pass through. The hole should allow the flue
to fall back to the boiler at an angle of at least 1.5°.
2. When completed the terminal must be at least 2 metres
above ground level (Fig. 28).
Min. 2 metres
3. Measure and cut to size the concentric assembly and any
extensions that are being used.
4. Insert the concentric assembly through the hole from
outside the building.
5. If required, the flexible flue trim should be fitted prior to
this as it cannot be fitted after. Use the large ‘Jubilee’ clip to
secure the trim to the flue (See Fig. 29, trim shown
dotted), with the screw part of the clip at the bottom.
Fig. 28
6. Connect any extensions or elbows that are being used
to the concentric assembly. Engage the extension, elbow
or concentric assembly in the boiler flue elbow. Fit the
boiler flue elbow to the boiler adaptor.
Flue Trim
7. Ensure that the concentric assembly and any extensions
fall back to the boiler at an angle of at least 1.5° and that
the external air inlet is to the bottom.
8. Use suitable brackets to support the concentric
assembly and any extensions, and make good inside and
outside.
Spigot
9. The 60Ø exhaust can now be fitted. Slide the adaptor
over the plain end of the 60Ø exhaust (Fig. 31) and engage
the exhaust in the terminal. Slide the adaptor down over
the spigot. Mark and drill the adaptor, using a 2mm bit, as
shown in Fig. 30. Secure the adaptor to the spigot using
one of the screws supplied.
Position of ‘Jubilee’ Clip
screw
Fig. 29
50mm
Adaptor
10. If it is necessary to shorten the 60Ø exhaust or any of
the extensions, the excess material must be cut from the
plain end of the pipe.
11. Determine the position of the 60Ø exhaust and mark
on the wall a suitable position for the support bracket. If
extensions are being used, a support bracket is supplied in
each kit.
Fig. 31
30mm
Fig. 30
12. Drill the wall, and fit the bracket(s) using the plug and
screw provided.
13. Mark and drill the 60Ø exhaust, using a 2mm bit, as
shown in Fig. 32. Complete the installation of the 60Ø
exhaust, securing in the brackets.
30mm
Fig. 32
14. Fit the 93° elbow/plume outlet and secure with the
two remaining screws supplied. Ensure the plume outlet is
at least 45° to the wall and that the ‘peak’ is uppermost
(Fig. 33).
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9.0 Plume Displacement
Plume Outlet
Elbow
9.3
General Fitting Notes (cont.)
15. For aesthetic purposes it is permissible to route the
60Ø exhaust in an enclosed box, but the air inlet and
plume outlet MUST remain in free air.
16. It is also possible to separate the plume outlet from the
93° elbow to allow the flue to be installed as shown in
Fig. 34.
50
0m
m
Mi
n.
17. To do this, first slacken the two screws retaining the
plume outlet to the elbow, and remove the outlet (Fig. 35).
The elbow can now be used to connect the vertical to
horizontal 60Ø exhaust (Fig. 34). Retighten the screws in
the elbow.
Fig. 34
18. The outlet can now be fitted into the female end of an
60Ø extension piece. It must be secured using two of the
screws supplied in the bag with the ‘Jubilee’ clip.
19. Mark the female end of the extension at 30mm as
shown in two positions, directly opposite each other
(Fig. 36).
Fig. 35
30mm
20. Using a suitable bit (e.g. 2mm), drill through the
extension and outlet. Secure using two of the screws
supplied.
21. The remaining screw must be used to secure the
adaptor to the concentric terminal.
Fig. 36
22. When the plume outlet is positioned under a balcony
or other projection (Fig. 37) it must protrude at least
200mm (it is not necessary to extend it further than this).
200mm Min.
23. When under balconies or projections it is permissible to
rotate the concentric flue length up to 70°, clockwise or
anti-clockwise (Fig. 38), if there is insufficient space to
connect vertically.
24.This will allow the connection of the exhaust to the
outlet spigot.
25. All other minimum & maximum dimensions must be
adhered to, and the air inlet positioned such that it will not
be subject to rain entry.
Fig. 37
70°
Concentric Flue Length
(shown end-on)
Outlet Spigot
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10.0 Installation
10.1
Unpacking & Initial Preparation
The gas supply, gas type and pressure must be checked for
suitability before connection (see Section 7.4).
NOTE: A small amount of water may drain from the
boiler in the upright position.
Fig. 39
1. Remove staples, open flaps and remove the cardboard
sheet. Remove the polystyrene side pieces and literature.
Two people can then lift out the boiler (Figs. 39 & 40).
2. After considering the site requirements
(see Section 7.0) position the fixing template on the wall
ensuring it is level both horizontally and vertically.
Fig. 40
3. Mark the position of the two most suitable fixing slots for
the wall plate and boiler lower fixing holes. It is preferable to
use the vertical fixing slots.
4. Mark the position of the centre of the flue hole (rear
exit). For side flue exit, mark as shown (Fig. 41).
5. If required, mark the position of the gas and water pipes.
Remove the template.
145mm
6. Cut the hole for the flue (minimum diameter 116mm).
40 model only
7. Drill the wall as previously marked to accept the wall
plugs supplied. Secure the wall plate using the fixing screws.
For Side Flue Exit
Fig. 41
Fig. 42a
Flushing Tube
Flow Regulator
Wall Plate
Central Heating Return
Fig. 42
8. Using a spirit level ensure that the plate is level before
finally tightening the screws.
9. Connect the gas and water pipes to the valves on the
wall plate using the copper tails supplied. Ensure that the
sealing washers are fitted between the connections.
IMPORTANT: ONLY on 40 models the Cold Water
Inlet tap is fitted with a flow regulator. The copper tail is
factory fitted on this model, but must be loosened and
turned through 180° to point downwards. Ensure the
joint is fully tight (Fig. 42a).
10. Fit the filling loop as described in the instructions
supplied with it.
10.2
Flushing
1. Connect a tube to the central heating flow or return pipe
(Fig. 42).
2. Flush thoroughly (see System Details, Section 6.2).
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10.3
Note: Full instructions are provided in
the Filling Loop Kit pack.
Fitting the Filling Loop Kit
1. The filling loop kit supplied with the boiler can be
connected to the taps on the wall plate at this point.
(Either one of two types of loop kit will be supplied both function in the same way, differing only in detail).
2. The filling loop is to be connected between the mains
cold water inlet and central heating return isolation taps.
3. The loop and valves must be connected as described
in the instructions supplied with it.
Fig. 42a
Cold Inlet
4. Note the orientation of the flow direction arrows on
the stop valve and double check/stop valves.
5. Remove the blanking caps from the mains cold water
inlet and central heating return isolation taps (Fig. 42a).
Connect the valves to the taps, ensuring that the fibre
washers supplied are used on these joints.
6. Connect the temporary loop, ensuring that the seals
are fitted.
To fill, test and flush if required (Fig. 42b)
7. Take the blanking plugs from the kit, and using washers
supplied with the boiler, connect them to the central
heating flow and return taps, and the cold inlet tap. The
system can now be filled by opening the cold inlet supply
and stop valves.
Blanking Caps
CH Return
8. If desired a suitable gauge can be connected to one of
the taps so that the system may be accurately
pressurised.
9. All joints, fittings and system components can now be
examined for soundness at operating pressure.
10. The system can be flushed by turning off the central
heating tap and connecting a suitable fitting to the loose
nut. From the fitting a hose pipe can be run to the
nearest convenient drain. When the tap is reopened the
system will flush.
Pressure
Gauge
11. Remove the blanking plug(s), pressure gauge and
flushing equipment from the appliance if used.
Blanking
Plugs
12. Continue with the installation and commissioning.
Hose and
Fitting
13. The filling loop must be disconnected and completely
removed after the system is pressurised.
Fig. 42b
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14. Depending upon the type of kit supplied either hand
tighten the two previously removed blanking caps to the
stop valve and double check valve, or use the caps
supplied in the kit.
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Wall Plate
10.4
Fitting The Boiler
1. Lift the boiler using the Lifting Points as shown by the
shaded areas (Fig. 43). The boiler should be lifted by TWO
PEOPLE. Engage the slots at the top rear of the boiler on the
wall plate(see Safe Manual Handling page 5).
Sealing
Washers
2. Pull the lower polystyrene cap off the boiler (where used).
Ease the boiler forwards and remove the sealing caps from the
boiler connections.
NOTE: A small amount of water may drain from the boiler
once the caps are removed.
3. Insert the sealing washers between the valves and pipes on
the wall plate and the boiler connections.
4. Tighten all the connections.
Fig. 43
Suggested Lifting Points
shown as shaded area
Remove Sealing Caps from
under the Boiler after lifting
into position
10.5
Fitting the Pressure Relief Discharge Pipe
(Fig. 44)
1. Remove the discharge pipe from the kit.
2. Determine the routing of the discharge pipe in the vicinity of
the boiler. Make up as much of the pipework as is practical,
including the discharge pipe supplied.
3. The pipework must be at least 15mm diameter and run
continuously downwards to a discharge point outside the
building. See section 6.7 for further details.
Pressure Relief Valve
4. Utilising one of the sealing washers, connect the discharge
pipe to the adaptor and tighten the nut.
5. Complete the discharge pipework and route it to the
outside discharge point.
Fig. 44
Discharge Pipe
IMPORTANT: Make all soldered joints before connecting
to the pressure relief valve.
10.6
Condensate Drain (see section 7.7)
1. Connect the condensate drain to the trap outlet pipe.
Ensure the discharge of condensate complies with any
national or local regulations in force (see British Gas
“Guidance Notes for the Installation of Domestic Gas
Condensing Boilers”.
2. The connection will accept 21.5mm (3/4in) plastic overflow
pipe which should generally discharge internally into the
household drainage system. If this is not possible, discharge into
an outside drain is acceptable.
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5m
68
10.7
m
0m
10
Fitting The Flue
HORIZONTAL FLUE
1. The standard flue is suitable for lengths between 100mm
minimum and 685mm maximum, as measured from the
edge of the flue elbow outlet to the joint between the
terminal and air duct (Fig. 45).
Fig. 45
2. Locate the flue elbow on the adaptor at the top of the
boiler. Set the elbow to the required orientation (Fig. 47).
NOTE: The flue elbow is angled at 93 degrees to
ensure a fall back to the boiler.
3. Measure the distance from the outside wall face to the
elbow. This dimension will be known as ‘X’ (Fig. 48).
Wall Thickness
4. To dimension ‘X’ add 50mm. This dimension to be
known as ‘Y’.
Flue Elbow
(X)
IMPORTANT: Check all dimensions before cutting.
Apply Lubricant for
ease of assembly.
Ensure Elbow is fully
engaged into Boiler
Adaptor
Adaptor
5. Mark dimension ‘Y’ on the flue as shown (Fig. 49).
Carefully cut the waste material from the flue, ensuring that
the ducts are square and free from burrs.
Fig. 47
Wall Thickness
(X)
Fig. 48
Waste
Y
Flue
Fig. 49
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Inner Flue Support Bracket
10.7
Fitting the Flue (Cont)
6. The inner flue duct support bracket may be in the waste
portion of the flue. In this case retrieve the bracket before
discarding the waste.
7. Take the inner flue support bracket (if not already fitted)
and engage it over the flue duct. This will centralise the flue
and air ducts, and ease assembly (Fig. 50).
Fig. 50
8. Insert the flue through the hole in the wall. Fit the elbow
to the boiler adaptor, ensuring that it is pushed fully in.
Apply Lubricant for
ease of assembly.
Ensure Flue is fully
engaged into Flue
Elbow
9. Draw the flue back through the wall and engage it in the
elbow. It may be necessary to use soap solution or similar
to ease assembly of the elbow adaptor and flue (Fig. 51).
10. Ensure that the terminal is positioned with the slots to
the bottom (Fig. 52).
IMPORTANT: It is essential that the flue terminal is fitted
as shown to ensure correct boiler operation and prevent
water entering the flue.
11. Make good between the wall and air duct outside the
building.
12. Fit the flue trim if required, and if necessary fit a terminal
guard (see Section 8.8 & 8.9).
Slots at bottom
Fig. 52
CONCENTRIC VERTICAL FLUE
13. Once the length of the vertical concentric extension has
been determined mark and carefully cut off the excess
material. The cut end MUST be square and free of burrs to
ensure correct insertion into the boiler adaptor.
Fig. 51
25mm
14. Measure 25mm from the end of the flue extension and
apply a length of tape around the outer duct (Fig. 53).
15. Engage the extension into the adaptor up to this
position (Fig. 54). Once the installation of the flue is
complete and all support brackets are securely in place
remove the tape.
Extension
Fig. 53
Tape
Cut End
Adaptor
Apply Lubricant for
ease of assembly.
Ensure Extension is
fully engaged into
Boiler Adaptor
Fig. 54
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10.8
Making The Electrical Connections
The boiler is fitted with a 1.3m length of 3 core cable. This
can be connected to the fused 3A 230V 50HZ supply.
NOTE: Both the Live and Neutral connections are fused.
To connect an external control proceed as follows:Terminal Block Cover
1. Slacken the facia panel securing screws and lift the
outercase panel so that its securing tabs are clear of the
facia. Remove the panel.
2. Completely undo the screws securing the facia panel and
hinge it down (Fig. 55).
3. Undo the terminal block cover securing screw and
remove the cover (Fig. 55).
Fig. 55
Fig. 56
Facia Panel
Cable Clamp
4. Slacken the unused cable clamp on the LH side of the
boiler chassis (Fig. 56). Insert the external control wiring
through the clamp and route it to the terminal block.
5. Refer to the instructions supplied with the control.
IMPORTANT: The room thermostat MUST be suitable
for 230V switching.
Fused Spur
L
N
NOTE: An external frost thermostat cannot be used in
conjunction with the integral timer. The integral timer can
be replaced with the blanking plate supplied in the
installation kit, and wiring connected as in Fig. 57.
Room ‘Stat
N
bk 1
bk 2
230V
g/y
b
N
br
L
6. Remove the link between terminals 1 & 2. The 230V
supply at terminal 2 must be connected to the thermostat.
The switched output from the thermostat must be
connected to terminal 1 (Fig. 57). If the room thermostat
being used incorporates an anticipator it MUST be wired as
shown in Fig. 57.
7. Ensure that the external control input cable(s) have
sufficient slack to allow the control box to drop down.
Tighten the cable clamp on the boiler chassis.
Fig. 57
Frost Thermostat
Fused Spur
L
8. Replace the terminal block cover, routing the external
control input cable(s) through the second cut-out.
N
Room ‘Stat
230V
N
10.9
bk 1
230V
bk 2
g/y
External Clock
N
L
b
Preliminary Electrical Checks
1. Prior to commissioning the boiler preliminary electrical
system checks should be carried out.
2. These should be performed using a suitable meter, and
include checks for Earth Continuity,
Resistance to Earth, Short Circuit and Polarity.
br
NOTE: The 230V switched signal for external controls
(Frost Stat - Room Stat - Timer) must always be taken
from terminal 2 at the boiler. Live, Neutral and Earth to
power these controls must be taken from the Fused Spur.
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11.0 Commissioning
11.1
Commissioning the Boiler
1. Reference should be made to BS:EN 12828 & 14336 when
commissioning the boiler.
2. At the time of commissioning, complete all relevant
sections of the Benchmark Checklist at the rear of this
publications.
Screw
3. Open the mains water supply to the boiler.
4. Open all hot water taps to purge the DHW system.
Pump
Automatic Air
Vent
5. Ensure that the filling loop is connected and open, then
open the heating flow and return valves on the boiler.
6. Open the screw on the automatic air vent on the pump
body (Fig. 59).
IMPORTANT: If the boiler is installed at a high point in
the system it is strongly recommended that Automatic Air
Vent Kit 720004701 is fitted. Ensure that this vent is open.
Pump
Fig. 59
7. The system must be flushed in accordance with BS 7593
(see Section 6.2) and the flushing agent manufacturers
instructions.
2
1
3
4
0
8. Pressurise the system to 1.5 bar (Fig. 60) then close and
disconnect the filling loop.
bar
Selector Switch
Display
Pressure Gauge
Fig. 60
9. Turn the gas supply on and purge according to in GB BS
6891 and in IE I.S. 813 “Domestic Gas Installations”.
2
1
12
10. Test for gas tightness.
11
3
7
10
9
0
4
1
12
11
Fig. 61
Domestic Hot Water
Temperature Control
2
Central Heating
Temperature Control
3
bar
5
4
0
AM
8
3
7
1
8
PM
9
5
10
4
2
Reset
11. Hinge the facia panel upwards and refit the case front
panel. Tighten the securing screws.
IMPORTANT: The combustion for this appliance has
been checked, adjusted and preset at the factory for
operation on the gas type specified on the appliance data
plate. No measurement of the combustion is necessary.
Do not adjust the air/gas ratio valve.
12. Having checked:
• That the boiler has been installed in accordance with
these instructions.
• The integrity of the flue system and the flue seals.
• The integrity of the boiler combustion circuit and the
relevant seals.
Proceed to put the boiler into operation as follows:
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11.0 Commissioning
11.2
Check the Operational (Working) Gas Inlet
Pressure
1. Ensure that all controls are calling for heat, and the selector
switch is in the central heating and hot water position (
).
The current boiler temperature is shown on the display.
Central Heating
Temperature Control
Selector Switch
Domestic Hot Water
Temperature Control
Fig. 62
2. It is necessary to set the boiler to ‘Calibration Mode’.
3. Turn both temperature control knobs fully anticlockwise,
then quickly turn the DHW temperature knob 1/4 clockwise
twice and back fully anticlockwise (Fig. 62).
Display
2
1
12
11
3
7
3
10
9
0
4
1
12
11
Domestic Hot Water
Temperature Control
2
Central Heating
Temperature Control
3
bar
5
4
0
AM
8
7
1
8
PM
9
5
10
4
2
Reset
4. The display will now alternate between ‘SF’ and the current
boiler temperature and both green LEDs will flash (Figs. 63 &
64).
5. Turn CH temperature control knob fully clockwise. As the
knob is turned the display will change from ‘0’ to ‘00’ (Fig. 65)
indicating maximum rate, then revert to ‘P’ alternating with the
current boiler temperature (Figs 66 & 67).
6. With the boiler operating in the maximum rate condition
check that the operational (working) gas pressure at the inlet
gas pressure test point (Fig. 62a) is in accordance with B.S.
6798 & B.S. 6891.
7. Ensure that this inlet pressure can be obtained with all other
gas appliances in the property working.
Gas Pressure
Test Point
Gas Valve
Measure the Gas Rate
8. With any other appliances & pilot lights turned OFF the gas
rate can be measured. It should be between:-
Fig. 62a
24 model
2.6m3/h
28 model
3.1m3/h
33 model
3.6 m3/h
40 model
4.36 m3/h
9. The ‘Calibration Function’ is active for 20 minutes unless the
maximum CH temperature is exceeded.
Fig. 63
Fig. 64
10. The function can be disabled at any time by turning the
DHW temperature knob.
11. Carefully read and complete all sections of the Benchmark
Commissioning Checklist at the rear of this publication that are
relevant to the boiler and installation. These details will be
required in the event of any warranty work. The publication
must be handed to the user for safe keeping and each
subsequent regular service visit recorded.
Fig. 65
12. For IE, it is necessary to complete a “Declaration of
Conformity” to indicate compliance with I.S. 813. An example
of this is given in I.S. 813 “Domestic Gas Installations”. This is
in addition to the Benchmark Commissioning Checklist.
Fig. 66
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11.0 Commissioning
11.3
Setting the Timer
10
NOTE: If the integral timer is not required fit the blanking
plate supplied in the installation kit.
9
Time Pointer
The Electro-Mechanical Timer allows the central heating
system to be set every 15 minutes.
8
Constant
7
Using the three position switch the timer will allow either
constant operation, timed operation or central heating off.
Timed
Move the switch button by sliding to the desired position.
AM
Off
Three position switch (Fig. 71a)
5
0
4
IN
3
Fig. 71a
2
Rotate to adjust time
Constant (Top position): The heating will be on
constantly irrespective of the position of the tappets.The
heating will be controlled by the main thermostat on the
appliance and/or any external controls.
Timed (Central position): The heating will operate
according to the position of the tappets and be controlled as
above.
4
2
3
1
12
0
Off (Bottom position): No central heating.
Domestic hot water will operate on demand.
11
To set the time of day
Turn the timer outer bezel clockwise, to align the pointer
with the correct time to the nearest 15 minutes
ensuring that A.M./P.M. is considered. Do not at any time
attempt to turn the bezel anti-clockwise.
AM
8
7
7
8
PM
9
5
10
4
4
9
10
5
0
GRASSLIN
To set the timed heating program
Decide which times of the day the central heating is required.
3
2
1
12
11
The heating will operate when the white tappets are set to
the outer edge of the bezel.
To ensure the heating stays OFF set the required tappets
inwards towards the centre of the bezel.
Each tappet represents 15 minutes.
For example: If the heating is not required between
10 A.M. and 11 A.M. the four tappets anticlockwise from the
10 A.M. will be set inwards (Fig. 71b).
On Position
12
Off Position
11
10
9
Time Pointer
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12.0 Completion
12.1
Case Front Panel
Completion
1. Instruct the user in the operation of the boiler and
system explaining the operational sequence.
2. Set the central heating and hot water temperature
control knobs to the requirements of the user.
3. Carefully read and complete all sections of the
Benchmark Commissioning Checklist at the rear of this
publication that are relevant to the appliance and
installation. These details will be required in the event of
any warranty work. The publication must be handed to the
user for safe keeping and each subsequent regular service
visit recorded.
4. For IE, it is necessary to complete a “Declaration of
Conformity” to indicate compliance with I.S. 813. An
example of this is given in I.S. 813 “Domestic Gas
Installations”. This is in addition to the Benchmark
Commissioning Checklist.
5. Hand over the Users Operating, Installation and
Servicing Instructions giving advice on the necessity of
regular servicing.
Facia Panel
Fig. 68
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13.0 Servicing
13 .1
Annual Servicing
1. For reasons of safety and economy, it is recommended that
the boiler is serviced annually. Servicing must be performed by
a competent person in accordance with B.S. 7967-4.
Case Front Panel
2. After servicing, complete the relevant Service Interval Record
section of the Benchmark Commissioning Checklist at the rear
of this publication.
IMPORTANT: During routine servicing, and after any
maintenance or change of part of the combustion circuit, the
following must be checked:• The integrity of the complete flue system and the flue seals.
• The integrity of the boiler combustion circuit and relevant
seals as described in Section 13.2.
• The operational gas inlet pressure as described in Section
11.2.1 to 11.2.7 and the gas rate as described in 11.2.8.
• The combustion performance as described in ‘Check the
Combustion Performance’ (13.1.4 to 13.1.6 below).
3. Competence to carry out Checking Combustion
Performance
B.S. 6798 ‘Specification for Installation & Maintenance of Gas
Fired Boilers not exceeding 70kW’ advises that:-
Fig. 69
Facia Panel Securing
Screws
• The person carrying out a combustion measurement should
have been assessed as competent in the use of a flue gas
analyser and the interpretation of the results.
• The flue gas analyser used should be one meeting the
requirements of BS7927 or BS-EN50379-3 and be calibrated
in accordance with the analyser manufacturers’ requirements.
• Competence can be demonstrated by satisfactory
completion of the CPA1 ACS assessment, which covers the
use of electronic portable combustion gas analysers in
accordance with BS 7967, Parts 1 to 4.
Check the Combustion Performance (CO/CO2 ratio)
4. Set the boiler to operate at maximum rate as described in
Section 15.1.1 to 15.1.6.
5. Remove the plug from the flue sampling point, insert the
analyser probe and obtain the CO/CO2 ratio. This must be
less than 0.004.
6. If the combustion reading (CO/CO2 ratio) is greater than
this, and the integrity of the complete flue system and
combustion circuit seals has been verified, and the inlet gas
pressure and gas rate are satisfactory either:
• Perform the ‘Annual Servicing - Inspection’ (Section 13.2) &
re-check
• Adjust the gas valve (Section 15.0) & re-check
• Replace the gas valve (Section 14.24) & re-check
Inner Door
Panel
13.2
Fig. 70
Annual Servicing - Inspection
1. Ensure that the boiler is cool.
2. Ensure that both the gas and electrical supplies to the
boiler are isolated.
3. Slacken the screws securing the facia panel. Lift the outercase
panel so that its securing tabs are clear of the facia. Remove the
panel, allowing the facia to hinge down (Fig. 69).
4. Remove the screws securing the inner door panel. Lift the
panel slightly to disengage it from the studs on top of the case
(Fig. 70).
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5. Unscrew the sump from the bottom of the condensate trap
assembly (Fig. 71) and remove any deposits from the sump and
trap. Clean as necessary and replace the sump.
4 ±0.5
Burner
13.0 Servicing
13.2
Viewing Window
Annual Servicing - Inspection (Cont)
6. Undo the nut on the gas inlet pipe to the venturi (Fig. 73)
and pull the sensing pipe off the fan.
7. Disconnect the electrode leads, noting their position, and
the fan electrical plugs.
Sensing
Electrode
7.5
±1
Spark Ignition
Electrode
10 ±1
8. Undo the four nuts retaining the combustion box cover
to the heat exchanger.
9. Carefully draw the fan, collector and cover assembly
forward, being careful to retain the injector in the venturi
(Figs. 72 & 73).
Electrode Position
10. Clean any debris from the heat exchanger and check
that the gaps between the tubes are clear.
Fan, Collector and Cover
Assembly
11. Inspect the burner, electrodes and insulation, cleaning or
replacing if necessary. Clean any dirt or dust from the air
box.
12. Reassemble in reverse order.
NOTE: The sensing pipe must be reconnected to the
fan, not the venturi.
Electrode
Leads
DHW Filter (Fig. 75)
13. If the flow of domestic hot water is diminished, it may
be necessary to clean the filter.
Fig. 72
14. Initially check the cold water inlet tap filter.
Venturi
15. Turn the tap off and draw off from a hot tap. Undo the
blanking cap and remove the threaded bush (Fig. 74).
Injector
Threaded
Fig. 74
Bush
Fig. 73
16. Extract the filter and rinse thoroughly in clean water.
Reassemble and check the flow. If required clean the
restricter filter as described below.
17. Pull off the Hall Effect sensor. Undo the restricter from
the inlet/return manifold (Fig. 75).
18. Rinse the filter thoroughly in clean water and reassemble
in reverse order.
Gas Inlet Pipe
19. Turn the selector switch fully anticlockwise against the
spring pressure to the reset position and hold for 5 seconds
to reset the boiler.
Hall Effect
Sensor
Blanking
Cap
Cold Water
Inlet Tap
20. Complete the relevant Service Interval Record section of
the Benchmark Commissioning Checklist at the rear of this
publication and then hand it back to the user.
Restricter
Filter
Hydraulic Inlet
Assembly
Fig. 75
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14.0 Changing Components
Bracket
Igniter
Igniter Feed
Plug
IMPORTANT: When changing components ensure that
both the gas and electrical supplies to the boiler are
isolated before any work is started. When the
component has been changed turn the selector switch
fully anticlockwise against the spring pressure to the
reset position and hold for 5 seconds to reset the boiler
before recommissioning.
See Section 13.1 “Annual Servicing” for removal of case
panel, door etc.
Electrode
Leads
14.1
Igniter (Fig. 76)
1. Disconnect the igniter feed plug and the electrode leads,
noting their positions.
Fig. 76
2. Undo the screw securing the bracket to the boiler.
3. Remove the igniter and transfer the bracket to the new
component.
4. Reassemble in reverse order.
14.2
Spark and Sensing Electrodes (Fig. 77)
1. Disconnect the electrode leads, noting their positions.
2. Remove the retaining screws securing each of the
electrodes to the combustion box cover and remove the
electrodes.
3. Check the condition of the sealing gasket and replace if
necessary. Reassemble in reverse order.
Spark
Electrode
Electrode
Leads
Sensing
Electrode
Fig. 77
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14.3
Fan (Fig. 79)
1. Undo the nut on the gas inlet pipe to the venturi (Fig. 79)
and pull the sensing pipe off the fan.
2. Disconnect the electrode leads, noting their position and
disconnect the fan electrical plugs.
3. Undo the screws securing the collector to the cover (33
models) or extension piece (24 & 28 models).
4. Remove the collector and fan assembly, being careful to
retain the injector in the venturi.
5. Undo the screws securing the fan to the venturi and fit the
new fan, replacing the seal if necessary.
6. Examine the burner gasket and replace if necessary.
Venturi
7. Reassemble in reverse order, ensuring that the injector is
in place and the sensing pipe is connected to the fan.
Injector
14.4
Venturi (Fig. 78)
Cover
1. Remove the collector and fan assembly as described in
section 14.3.
2. Extract the injector from the venturi.
Gas Inlet Pipe
Fig. 79
3. Undo the screws securing the fan to the venturi and the
venturi to the collector.
Burner
Gasket
Important: When fitting the new venturi, ensure the arrows
on it’s base point into the collector (Fig. 84).
Gas Inlet
Fan
4. Examine the seals and burner gasket, replace if necessary.
5. Reassemble in reverse order, ensuring that the injector is
in place.
14.5
Venturi
Injector
Injector (Fig. 78)
1. Remove the collector and fan assembly as described in
section 14.3.
Collector
Fig. 78
2. Extract and replace the injector and reassemble in reverse
order.
Fig. 80
When fitting the venturi
ensure that the arrow is
pointing forward
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Cover
14.6
Burner (Fig. 81)
Burner
1. Undo the screws securing the collector to the cover and
venturi (On 28 models there is an extension piece fitted to
the cover, remove this also.
Gasket
Extension Piece
(On 28 models only)
2. Withdraw the burner from the cover and replace with
the new one.
3. Examine the gasket, replacing if necessary.
4. Reassemble in reverse order.
Venturi
14.7
Insulation (Fig. 82)
1. Remove the electrode leads, noting their positions. Also
remove the electrodes as described in section 14.2.
Collector
Fig. 81
2. Undo the screws securing the collector to the venturi and
the nuts holding the cover to the heat exchanger. Draw the
collector and cover assembly away.
3. Remove the cover insulation piece.
4. Fit the new insulation carefully over the burner and align
it with the slots for the electrodes.
5. If the rear insulation requires replacement remove it and
all debris from the heat exchanger. Also it may be necessary
to separately remove the spring clip from the pin in the
centre of the heat exchanger and the ‘L’ shaped clips
embedded in the insulation.
6. DO NOT remove the shrink-wrapped coating from the
replacement rear insulation. Keep the insulation vertical and
press firmly into position.
Heat
Exchanger
7. Examine the cover seal and replace if necessary.
Rear
Insulation
Spark
Electrode
Cover
Insulation
Seal
Fig. 82
Collector
Electrode
Leads
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Electrode
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Electrical
Plug
14.8
Flue/Heat Exchanger
Thermostat Sensor
Flue/Heat Exchanger Thermostat Sensor
(Fig. 83)
1. Ease the retaining tab on the sensor away and disconnect
the electrical plug.
2. Turn the sensor 90° anticlockwise to remove - it is a
bayonet connection.
3. Reassemble in reverse order.
Fig. 83
14.9
Water Pressure Sensor (Fig. 85)
1. Drain the primary circuit.
2. Disconnect the two wires from the sensor.
3. Undo the nut on the flow pipe securing and sealing the
sensor.
4. Remove the sensor, examine the sealing washer, replacing if
necessary.
5. Reassemble in reverse order. The component is not
polarised - either wire will fit each terminal.
14.10
Flow Pipe
Central Heating
Temperature Sensor
Central Heating Temperature Sensor (NTC)
(Fig. 84)
1. Ease the retaining tab on the sensor away and disconnect
the electrical plug.
2. Unscrew the sensor from it’s pocket and reassemble in
reverse order. The plug will only fit one way.
14.11
Safety Thermostat (Fig. 85)
1. Pull the plug off the thermostat.
Safety Thermostat
2. Remove the screws securing the thermostat to the
mounting plate on the flow pipe.
3. Reassemble in reverse order, ensuring that the plug is
pushed fully on.
Fig. 84
14.12
DHW Temperature Sensor (NTC) (Fig. 85)
1. Turn off the mains cold water supply tap and draw off the
residual domestic hot water.
Pressure Sensor
Plate Heat
Exchanger
2. Ease the retaining tab on the sensor away and disconnect
the electrical plug.
3. Unscrew the sensor from the plate heat exchanger
manifold. Examine the sealing washer,replacing if necessary.
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DHW Temperature
Sensor
4. Reassemble in reverse order. The plug will only fit one way.
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14.14
Pump Wiring
Cover
Pump - Head Only (Fig. 87)
1. Drain the boiler primary circuit and remove the socket
head screws securing the pump head to the body and draw
the head away.
Pump Body
2. Undo the screw on the pump wiring cover and remove
the cover. Using a suitable flat bladed screw driver press the
cable securing levers downwards to release each wire after
noting their position.
3. A standard replacement Grundfos 15-60 head can now
be fitted. Connect the pump wiring to the new head. The
pump speed must be set to 3 (Fig. 88).
Socket Headed
Screw
4. Reassemble in reverse order.
14.15
Pump Head
Fig. 87
Pump - Complete (Fig. 88)
1. Drain the boiler primary circuit.
2. Undo the two screws securing the body to the pipe and
manifold and draw the pump forwards.
3. Undo the screw on the pump wiring cover and remove
the cover. Using a suitable flat bladed screw driver press the
cable securing levers downwards to release each wire after
noting their position.
Pump Setting
Fig. 88
Automatic Air
Vent
4. Unscrew the automatic air vent from the pump body.
Pump Wiring
Cover
5. Connect the wiring to the new pump. Examine the ‘O’
ring seals on the return pipe and manifold, replacing if
necessary.
6. Fit the air vent to the pump body and reassemble in
reverse order.
14.16
Fig. 89
Automatic Air Vent (Fig. 89)
1. Drain the boiler primary circuit and unscrew the
automatic air vent from the pump body.
2. Examine the ‘O’ ring seal, replacing if necessary, and fit it
to the new automatic air vent.
3. Reassemble in reverse order.
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14.17
Gauge Retaining
Bracket
Pressure Gauge (Figs. 90 & 91)
1. Drain the boiler primary circuit and undo the nut on the
pressure gauge capillary.
2. Undo the screws securing the gauge retaining bracket.
Pressure Gauge
Fig. 90
3. Remove the bracket and gauge assembly. Depress the
barbs on the side of the gauge and remove the retaining
bracket.
4. Examine the sealing washer, replace if necessary.
5. Reassemble in reverse order.
14.18
Hall Effect Sensor (Fig. 92)
1. Ease the sensor upwards off the hydraulic inlet manifold
assembly.
2. Disconnect the electrical plug from the sensor.
Fig. 91
Pressure Gauge
Capillary
Hall Effect
Sensor
3. Connect the plug to the new sensor. Carefully fit the new
sensor to the hydraulic assembly, ensuring it is fully down.
14.19
Pressure Relief Valve (Fig. 93)
1. Drain the boiler primary circuit.
2. Disconnect the discharge pipe from the valve. Using a
suitable hexagon key undo the grub screw sufficiently to
release the valve.
3. Note the orientation of the valve, rotate it and withdraw
it from the manifold.
Hydraulic Inlet
Assembly
4. Fit the new valve and ‘O’ ring seal and set to the
previously noted orientation. Reassemble in reverse order.
Fig. 92
‘O’ ring seal
Grub Screw
Pressure Relief Valve
Fig. 93
Discharge Pipe
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14.0 Changing Components
14.20
Plate Heat Exchanger (Fig. 94)
1. Drain the boiler primary circuit and remove the gas valve
as described in section 14.24.
Plate Heat Exchanger
2. While supporting the heat exchanger undo the screws
securing it to the brass manifolds.
3. Withdraw the heat exchanger upwards, taking care not to
damage any wires or controls.
Seals
4. There are four rubber seals between the manifolds and
heat exchanger which may need replacement.
LH Location Stud
Fig. 94
5. Ease the seals out of the manifold. Replace carefully,
ensuring that when the seal is inserted into the manifold it is
parallel and pushed fully in.
Rubber Seal
6. When fitting the new heat exchanger note that the left
hand location stud is offset towards the centre more than the
right hand one.
7. Reassemble in reverse order.
14.21
Diverter Valve - Motor Unit & Assembly
(Fig. 95)
1. To replace the motor unit, disconnect the multi-pin plug.
2. Pull off the retaining clip and remove the motor unit.
Motor Unit
3. The motor unit can now be replaced, or the valve
assembly removed.
Multi-pin Plug
Retaining Clip
4. Drain the primary circuit and draw off any hot water once
the isolating taps are closed.
5. Undo the nuts on the tap rail under the boiler. Remove
the screws securing the valve assembly to the boiler bottom
panel and plate heat exchanger.
Valve
Assembly
6. Remove the valve assembly. Examine any seals or washers,
replacing if necessary. Transfer the DHW NTC to the new
valve and reassemble in reverse order.
Fig. 95
Pressure Sensor
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14.22
P.C.B. (Fig. 98)
1. Note the settings of the temperature control knobs,
rotate them fully anticlockwise and carefully pull them off
the drive pins.
2. Completely undo the screws securing the control box
cover and release the cover retaining barbs from their slots.
Disengage the rear of the cover from the control box hinge
pin (Fig. 97).
3. Note the position of all plugs and wires on the P.C.B. and
disconnect them.
4. Undo the securing screws and remove the P.C.B. Transfer
the control knob drive pins to the new P.C.B. and turn them
fully anticlockwise.
Control Box Cover
Fig. 97
P.C.B.
5. Reassemble in reverse order, ensuring that the
temperature controllers are reset to their previous positions.
14.23
Selector
Switch
Selector Switch (Fig. 98)
1. Note the setting of the selector switch knob and carefully
pull it off the facia.
Drive Pins
2. Completely undo the screws securing the control box
cover and release the cover retaining barbs from their slots.
Disengage the rear of the cover from the control box hinge
pin (Fig. 97).
3. Note the position of the electrical connections and the
orientation of the switch. Remove the electrical connections.
4. Remove the screws securing the switch to the facia panel.
Facia
Selector Switch Knob
5. Fit the new switch, ensuring that it is correctly positioned
and reassemble in reverse order.
Temperature Control Knobs
Fig. 98
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14.0 Changing Components
Venturi Inlet
Pipe
14.24
Gas Valve (Fig. 99)
IMPORTANT: After replacing the valve the CO2 must be
checked and adjusted as detailed in Section 15.0 Setting
the Gas Valve. Only change the valve if a suitable
calibrated combustion analyser is available, operated by a
competent person - see section 13.1.
Gas Valve
Sensing Pipe
1. Turn the gas cock off and undo the nut on the gas feed
elbow under the boiler.
Power Lead
2. Remove the screws securing the gas valve to the boiler
bottom panel.
3. Pull off the power lead, earth lead and sensing pipe.
Earth Lead
Gas Feed
Elbow
4. Undo the nut on the gas pipe at the gas/air inlet and the gas
valve. Remove the pipe, taking care not to lose the sealing
washers. Remove the valve.
5. Remove the outlet adaptor and inlet pipe and transfer them
to the new valve. Examine the ‘O’ ring seals, replace if
necessary.
Fig. 99
Throttle
Adjustment Screw
6. Reassemble in reverse order., ensuring that all seals are in
place and the injector is fitted.
NOTE: To assist the boiler to light prior to final setting,
use a suitable hexagon key to wind out the throttle
adjustment screw until it is flush with the valve body, then
turn the screw 4 full turns clockwise (Fig. 100). If the boiler
will not light, or the correct CO2 cannot be achieved
contact the ‘heateam’ technical helpline.
Fig. 100
14.25
Expansion Vessel (Fig. 101)
1. Drain the boiler primary circuit and undo the nut on the
vessel connection pipe.
Retaining Bracket
2. Remove the screw retaining the air inlet pipe, and swing the
pipe to one side.
Expansion Vessel
3. Undo and remove the locknut securing the vessel spigot to
the boiler lower panel.
4. Remove the bracket and vessel from the boiler.
5. Locate the retaining bracket on the upper flange of the new
vessel and fit to the boiler.
6. Examine the sealing washer, replacing if necessary, and
reassemble in reverse order.
Lock Nut
Boiler Chassis
Fig. 101
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15.0 Setting the Gas Valve
15.1
Central Heating
Temperature Control
Selector Switch
Setting the Gas Valve (CO2 check)
IMPORTANT: The CO2 must be only be checked and
adjusted to set the valve if a suitable calibrated
combustion analyser is available, operated by a
competent person - see Section 13.1
Fig. 102
Domestic Hot Water
Temperature Control
1. The combustion (CO2) may be checked after running the
boiler for several minutes. To do this it is necessary to set
the boiler to ‘Calibration Mode’.
Display
2
1
12
11
3
7
10
9
0
4
2
1
12
11
Central Heating
Temperature Control
3
bar
2. Ensure that all external controls are calling for heat. The
actual current boiler temperature is shown on the display.
5
4
0
AM
8
3
7
1
8
PM
9
5
10
4
2
Reset
3. Turn both control knobs fully anticlockwise, then quickly
turn the right hand knob 1/4 clockwise twice and back fully
anticlockwise (Fig. 102).
Domestic Hot Water
Temperature Control
4. The display will now alternate between ‘SF’ and the
current boiler temperature and both green LEDs will flash
(Figs. 103 & 104).
5. Turn the left hand knob fully clockwise. As the knob is
turned the display will change, indicating the fan speed.
Fig. 104
Fig. 103
6. The display will show ‘00’, indicating maximum rate, then
revert to ‘P ‘ alternating with the current boiler temperature
(Figs. 105, 106 & 107).
Fig. 106
Fig. 105
7. Remove the plug from the flue sampling test point. Insert
the analyser probe and allow sufficient time for the reading
to settle (Fig. 108).
The CO2 should be 8.7% ± 0.2
Fig. 107
Flue Adaptor Test
Point
8. It is possible to alter the CO2 by adjustment of the gas
valve. Remove the plastic cover from the Throttle
Adjustment Screw. At maximum rate the Throttle
Adjustment Screw should be turned, using a suitable
hexagon key, until the correct reading is obtained (Fig. 109).
Turning clockwise will reduce the CO2. Anticlockwise will
increase the CO2.
Plug
Analyser Probe
Fig. 108
Offset
Adjustment Screw
(cap fitted)
Reduce CO2
at min. rate
Throttle
Adjustment Screw
(cover removed)
Increase CO2
at min. rate
If the CO2 is reset at minimum
rate it must be rechecked at
maximum rate again and adjusted
if required. If the CO2 is reset at
maximum rate it must be
rechecked at minimum rate and
adjusted if required.
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Reduce CO2
at max. rate
Gas Valve
Increase CO2
at max. rate
Fig. 109
Do not turn the adjustment
screws more than 1/8 of a turn at
a time. Allow the analyser reading
to settle before any further
adjustment
9. The CO2 must then be checked at minimum rate. Turn
the left hand knob fully anti-clockwise. As the knob is turned
the display will change, indicating the fan speed. When the
display reads ‘ 0’ the boiler runs at minimum rate.
The CO2 should be 8.4% ± 0.2
10. With the boiler on minimum, the Offset Adjustment
Screw must be altered, using a suitable hexagon key, after
removing the cap (Fig. 109). Turning anti-clockwise will
reduce the CO2. Clockwise will increase the CO2.
11. The ‘Calibration Function’ is maintained for 20 minutes
unless the maximum CH temperature is exceeded. The
function can be disabled at any time by turning the right
hand knob.
12. Check the Combustion Performance (CO/CO2 ratio).
This must be less than 0.004.
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16.1
Central Heating
NTC Sensor
DHW
NTC Sensor
Illustrated Wiring Diagram
b
b
Overheat Stat
Hall Effect
Sensor
b
r
Water Pressure
Switch
b
r
Flue Sensor
1
4
2
g
br
r
5
b
w
b
g
g
bk
Fan
3
1
2
b
b
b
g/y
br
X400
1
X401
9 87 6 5 4 3 2 1
2
3
4
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
4
3
bk
b
X9
X501
bk
br
2
Control PCB
1
Integral Timer
1
2
1
X1
2
3
4
1
5
X2
2
3
5
4
6
7
8
9
r
bk
X3
b
br
Flame
Sensing
Electrode
br
br
br
b
b
b
Pump
w
bk
b
br
b
r
br
w
r
L
Spark
Generator
N
b
bk
b
a
Diverter Valve
br
bk
g
w
br
Gas Valve
b
Link
g/y
Ignition
Electrode
b
bk
br
r
Mains Input Cable
br
bk
b
w
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- brown
- black
- blue
- white
g
- green
g/y - green / yellow
r
- red
17.0 Short Parts List
Short Parts List
426
306
315
316
311
Key
No.
422
415
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Part No.
311
Fan
5121447
426
Motor 3 way Valve
5132452
315
Igniter Electrode
720222801
316
Sensing Electrode
720222901
422
Gas Valve
720301001
404
Hall Effect Sensor
5114767
306
Burner 24/28
5122149
Burner 33
5114697
Burner 40
5114698
419
Water Pressure Switch
5114748
400
Plate Heat Exchanger
5114708
415
Pump
248042
421
NTC Sensor
5114725
420
Overheat Thermostat
5114729
504
Pressure Gauge
248090
503
400
421
Description
419
624
302
G.C.
No.
PCB 24
5121862
PCB 28
720043401
PCB 33
720795201
PCB 40
5122287
420
504
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18.0 Fault Finding
18.1
NOTE: When instructed to turn the
selector to the reset position turn the
selector switch fully anticlockwise against
the spring pressure to the reset position
and hold for 5 seconds to reset the
boiler.
Initial Fault Finding Checks
1. Check that gas, water and electrical supplies are available
at the boiler.
2. Electrical supply = 230V ~ 50 Hz.
3. CH water system pressurised to 0.5 bar minimum when
the boiler is cold.
4. The preferred minimum gas pressure is 20 mbar.
5. Carry out electrical system checks, i.e. Earth Continuity,
Resistance to Earth, Short Circuit and Polarity with a suitable
meter.
NOTE: These checks must be repeated after any
servicing or fault finding.
6. Ensure all external controls are calling for heat and check
all external and internal fuses. Before any servicing or
replacement of parts, ensure the gas and electrical supplies
are isolated.
18.2
Error Codes
1. If a fault occurs on the boiler an error code may be shown
by the facia display.
Table Of Error Codes
E20
E28
E50
E110
E119
E125
E130
E133
E160
E193
Central Heating NTC Fault
Flue NTC Fault
Hot Water NTC Fault
Safety Thermostat Operated
Water Pressure Switch Not Operated
Circulation Fault (Primary Circuit)
Flue NTC Operated
Interruption Of Gas Supply or Flame Failure
Fan or Fan Wiring Fault
Pre-Circulation Fault
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'
E20, E28 & E50 indicate faulty or incorrect components.
E110 shows overheat of the primary water and E130
overheat of the flue system.
E119 is displayed when the primary water pressure is less
than 0.5 bar.
E133 indicates that the gas supply has been interrupted,
ignition has failed or the flame has not been detected.
E125 is displayed in either of two situations:i) If within 15 seconds of the burner lighting the boiler
temperature has not changed by 1°.
ii) If within 10 minutes of the burner lighting the boiler
temperature twice exceeds the selected temperature by 30°.
In these instances poor primary circulation is indicated.
3. By turning the selector switch to the 'Reset' position for a
minimum of 5 seconds when E110, E130 & E133 are
displayed it is possible to relight the boiler.
4. If this does not have any effect, or the codes are displayed
regularly further investigation is required.
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Refer to Section 16.0 “Illustrated Wiring Diagram” for position of terminals and components
Central Heating - Follow operational sequence
Turn selector switch to
The display illuminates
NO
Go to section ‘A’
YES
Error 110 flashing
Error 130 flashing
Error 133 flashing
YES
Turn the selector switch to
reset position for 5 seconds
YES
If the error 110 is still flashing.
Go to section ‘J’
NO
Error 20, 28 or 50 flashing
YES
Go to section ‘E’
NO
YES
Error 119 flashing
Go to section ‘C’
Ensure controls are set to
demand and verify the
contacts are closed
NO
NO
Turn Central Heating
thermostat to Maximum.
Pump runs
NO
Ensure all controls (and
integral clock if fitted) are
calling for heat
YES
Go to section ‘B’
YES
Error 125 or 193 flashing
YES
Ensure that primary
circulation is OK & that
there is no blockage
NO
3-way valve is open to Central
Heating circuit
NO
Go to section ‘K’
YES
Fan runs
NO
Error 160 flashing
Go to section ‘D’
NO
Error 160 flashing
Go to section ‘L’
YES
Fan runs at correct speed
YES
Spark at ignition electrodes for
up to 5 seconds and for 3
attempts
YES
NO
Error 133 flashing
YES
Go to section ‘H’
Turn the selector switch to
reset
Go to section ‘F’
NO
YES
Burner lights
Burner does not stay alights
after 5 seconds
YES
Error 133 flashing
Go to section ‘I’
YES
Pump continues to run for 3
minutes
(room thermostat open)
Check the Central Heating
NTC sensor
Go to section ‘E’
YES
NO
Burner output modulates to
maintain the temperature set
Error 130 flashing
Go to section ‘M’
YES
Burner goes out
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YES
Fan stops after 10 seconds
YES
Operation sequence
successful
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Domestic Hot Water - Follow operational sequence
Turn selector switch to
The display illuminates
NO
Go to section ‘A’
YES
Error 110 flashing
Error 133 flashing
YES
Turn the selector switch to
reset position for 5 seconds
YES
If the error 110 is still flashing.
Go to section ‘J’
NO
YES
Error 20, 28 or 50 flashing
Go to section ‘E’
NO
YES
Error 119 flashing
Go to section ‘C’
Go to section ‘B’
NO
Turn Domestic Hot Water
thermostat to Maximum.
Open DHW tap fully.
DHW Hall Effect sensor
operated (red neon on the
sensor illuminated
YES
NO
DHW flow rate more than 2
l/min
YES
YES
NO
3-way valve is open to
Domestic Hot Water circuit
YES
Pump runs
Is mains water filter and
assembly clean?
Is the magnetic detector free
to move in the Hall Effect
sensor
Go to section ‘K’
NO
Error 125 flashing
Go to section ‘B’
NO
Error 160 flashing
Go to section ‘D’
NO
Error 160 flashing
Go to section ‘L’
YES
Fan runs
YES
Fan runs at correct speed
YES
Spark at ignition electrodes for
up to 5 seconds and for 3
attempts
YES
NO
Error 133 flashing
YES
Go to section ‘H’
Turn the selector switch to the
reset position for 5 seconds
Go to section ‘F’
NO
Burner lights
YES
Burner does not stay alights
after 5 seconds
YES
Error 133 flashing
Go to section ‘I’
NO
Reduce DHW flow rate
Burner modulates
NO
Clean DHW NTC sensor
and DHW heat exchanger
YES
Burner output modulates to
maintain the temperature set
YES
NO
Error 130 flashing
Go to section ‘M’
Close DHW tap
YES
DHW flow sensor senses no
flow. Burner goes out
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YES
Fan stops after 10 seconds
YES
Pump runs for 30 seconds
YES
Operation sequence
successful
18.0 Fault Finding
Fault Finding Solutions Sections
A
Is there 230V at:
1.
Main terminals L and N
2.
Main terminal fuse
3.
B
NO
Check electrical supply
NO
Replace fuse
NO
Check wiring
PCB - X1 connector
terminals 1,2
NO
Display
illuminated
Replace PCB
Is there 230V at:
YES
1.
Pump
2.
PCB - X3 connector terminals 3 & 4
NO
If pump jammed, release
NO
Replace pump
Replace PCB
YES
Change pump supply cable
C
1.
YES
CH system pressure less than 0.5 bar
NO
2.
D
1.
Check the tap of the automatic air
vent is opened
Fan connections correct at fan. PCB X2 connector, is 230V AC across
terminals 5 & 7
Re-pressurise system
Check connection water pressure
switch terminal
COM - NO and PCB connector
X400 terminals 3,4
NO
YES
YES
Replace water
pressure switch
Open the automatic air vent
Fan jammed or faulty winding
YES
Replace fan
NO
Replace PCB
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E
E20 or E50 - Temperature sensors faulty.
Cold resistance approximately
10kΩ @ 25° C (DHW and CH sensors)
20kΩ @ 25° C (Flue sensor)
(resistance reduces with increase in temp.)
NO
Replace sensor or PCB (E28)
E28 - Incorrect PCB fitted
F
1.
2.
Check and correct the connection of the
tube between the venturi and gas valve
NO
Gas at burner
Ensure gas is on and purged
PCB - X3 connector is 230V AC across
terminals 1 & 2
YES
Replace gas valve
NO
Replace PCB
G
1.
Ensure that the Hall Effect Sensor is in position.
Check the connection between the PCB - X400
connector terminals 3,6,7 and the electronic sensor
YES
Check the voltage between red wire and blue
wire is more than 5V DC
YES
NO
Replace PCB
Check and correct if necessary
1. Ignition electrode and lead
2. Electrode connection
3. Spark gap and position
YES
Voltage at PCB - X2 connector is at
least 100V DC across terminals 2 & 5
(Note: from multimeter connect
‘common’ to 2 & ‘volts’ to 5).
Check wiring
NO
YES
Replace PCB
Replace igniter
4 ±0.5
H
Replace Hall
Effect Sensor
Burner
Viewing Window
Sensing
Electrode
7.5
±1
Spark Ignition
Electrode
Electrode Position
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18.0 Fault Finding
I
1.
2.
Check supply pressure at the
gas valve:Minimum 17 mbar
Check and correct if necessary
1. The mechanical set of the gas valve
(CO2 values - see instruction)
2. Flame sensing electrode and lead connections
3. Flame sensing electrode position
YES
Flame current should be more than 0.5 μ A
J
1.
Overheat thermostat operated or
faulty, i.e. continuity across
thermostat terminals
NO
NO
Replace PCB
Replace flame sensing electrode
Allow to cool. Continuity
across thermostat terminals
more than 1.5 ohm
YES
Replace safety thermostat
YES
Replace PCB
K
Is there 230V at:
1.
2.
Motor 3-way valve
YES
PCB - X3 connector terminals
5 & 6 central heating mode
5 & 7 domestic hot water mode
Replace motor 3-way valve
NO
Replace PCB
YES
Change pump supply cable
L
M
1.
1.
2.
Fan connections correct at fan.
PCB - X401 connector terminals 5,6,7 & 8
Temperature sensors faulty.
Cold resistance approximately
10kΩ @ 25° C (CH sensor)
20kΩ @ 25° C (Flue sensor)
(resistance reduces with increase in temp.)
YES
NO
YES
If pump is running the heat exchanger could be
obstructed
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Replace fan
Replace sensor
Replace heat exchanger
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GAS BOILER SYSTEM COMMISSIONING CHECKLIST
This Commissioning Checklist is to be completed in full by the competent person who commissioned the boiler as a means of demonstrating
compliance with the appropriate Building Regulations and then handed to the customer to keep for future reference.
Failure to install and commission according to the manufacturer’s instructions and complete this Benchmark Commissioning Checklist will invalidate the warranty. This
does not affect the customer’s statutory rights
Telephone Number
Customer Name
Address
Boiler Make and Model
Boiler Serial Number
Commissioned by (print name)
Gas Safe Register Number
Company Name
Telephone Number
Company Address
Commissioning Date
To be completed by the customer on receipt of a Buildings Regulations Compliance Certificate*:
Building Regulations Notification Number (if applicable)
CONTROLS Tick the appropriate boxes
Load/Weather
Compensation
Optimum Start
Control
Cylinder Thermostat and Programmer/Timer
Combination Boiler
Heating Zone Valves
Fitted
Not Required
Hot Water Zone Valves
Fitted
Not Required
Thermostatic Radiator Valves
Fitted
Not Required
Automatic Bypass to System
Fitted
Not Required
Time and Temperature Control to Heating
Room Thermostat and
Programmer/Timer
Programmable
Room Thermostat
Time and Temperature Control to Hot Water
Boiler Interlock
Provided
ALL SYSTEMS
Yes
The system has been flushed and cleaned in accordance with BS7593 and boiler manufacturer’s instructions
What system cleaner was used?
litres
Quantity
What inhibitor was used?
CENTRAL HEATING MODE Measure and Record:
Gas Rate
m3/hr
OR
Burner Operating Pressure (if applicable)
mbar
OR
ft 3/hr
Gas Inlet Pressure
mbar
Central Heating Flow Temperature
°C
Central Heating Return Temperature
°C
COMBINATION BOILERS ONLY
Is the installation in a hard water area? (above 200ppm)
Yes
No
If yes and if required by the manufacturer, has a water scale reducer been fitted?
Yes
No
What type of scale reducer has been fitted?
DOMESTIC HOT WATER MODE Measure and Record
Gas Rate
m3/hr
OR
Burner Operating Pressure (at maximum rate)
mbar
OR
ft 3/hr
Gas Inlet Pressure (at maximum rate)
mbar
Cold Water Inlet Temperature
°C
Yes
Hot Water has been checked at all outlets
Temperature
°C
Water Flow Rate
l/min
CONDENSING BOILERS ONLY
The condensate drain has been installed in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions and/or BS5545/BS6798
Yes
If the condensate pipe terminates externally, has the pipe diameter been increased and weatherproof insulation fitted?
Yes
ALL INSTALLATIONS
If required by the manufacturer, record the following
CO 2
%
OR CO
ppm
OR CO/CO 2 Ratio
The heating and hot water system complies with the appropriate Building Regulations
Yes
The boiler and associated products have been installed and commissioned in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions
Yes
The operation of the boiler and system controls have been demonstrated to and understood by the customer
Yes
The manufacturer’s literature, including Benchmark Checklist and Service Record, has been explained and left with the customer
Yes
Commissioning Engineer’s Signature
Customer’s Signature
(To confirm satisfactory demonstration and receipt of manufacturer’s literature)
*All installations in England and Wales must be notified to Local Authority Building Control (LABC) either directly or through a Competent Persons Scheme.
A Building Regulations Compliance Certificate will then be issued to the customer.
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Service Record
It is recommended that your heating system is serviced regularly and that the appropriate Service Interval Record is completed.
Service Provider
Before completing the appropriate Service Record below, please ensure you have carried out the service as described in the
manufacturer’s instructions.
Always use the manufacturer’s specified spare part when replacing controls.
Service 1
Date:
Service 2
Date:
Engineer Name:
Engineer Name:
Company Name:
Company Name:
Telephone No.
Telephone No.
Gas Safe Register No.
Gas Safe Register No.
Comments:
Comments:
Signature:
Signature:
Service 3
Date:
Service 4
Date:
Engineer Name:
Engineer Name:
Company Name:
Company Name:
Telephone No.
Telephone No.
Gas Safe Register No.
Gas Safe Register No.
Comments:
Comments:
Signature:
Signature:
Service 5
Date:
Service 6
Date:
Engineer Name:
Engineer Name:
Company Name:
Company Name:
Telephone No.
Telephone No.
Gas Safe Register No.
Operative ID No.
Comments:
Comments:
Signature:
Signature:
Service 7
Date:
Service 8
Date:
Engineer Name:
Engineer Name:
Company Name:
Company Name:
Telephone No.
Telephone No.
Gas Safe Register No.
Gas Safe Register No.
Comments:
Comments:
Signature:
Signature:
Service 9
Date:
Service 10
Date:
Engineer Name:
Engineer Name:
Company Name:
Company Name:
Telephone No.
Telephone No.
Gas Safe Register No.
Gas Safe Register No.
Comments:
Comments:
Signature:
Signature:
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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.
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