New and Improved Gas Water Heater
design provides the latest technological advancements in gas water
heating. All Whirlpool® standard gas water heaters enabled by 6th
SenseTM technology use a premium Honeywell gas valve, with tighter
temperature control and advanced diagnostics.
Features and Benefits
Self-Powered Electronic Gas Valve: has fewer
moving parts than a conventional mechanical gas valve, for
durability and long life - no external power source is needed.
Intelligent Control Logic:
microprocessor-controlled electronic gas valve has more precise
operation, resulting in improved efficiency and optimized
Self-Diagnostics: electronic gas control
incorporates an LED status indicator that monitors and reports on
system operational status.
Piezo Electric Igniter: makes lighting the
pilot fast and easy.
Built-In Safety Features: automatically shut
down the water heater if air supply becomes restricted or
overheating threshold is reached.
The Flame Lock® Safety System: reduces the risk
of accidental fires involving flammable vapors from products such
as gasoline, paint thinner, and solvents.
Self-Cleaning Dip Tube: reduces sediment
buildup for heating efficiency and long tank life. (9 & 12 year
CSA Certified and ASME Rated T&P Relief
Valve conveniently located on the side of the tank to
facilitate piping to a drain or external to the building.
Top-Mounted, Heavy-Duty Anode protects tank
against corrosion, maximizes tank life.
Child-resistant, corrosion-resistant polymer drain valve
for safety and durability.
3/4" Top Water Connections, 1/2" Gas