50 Gallon Energy Smart® Electric Water Heater - 9 Year Warranty

50 Gallon Energy Smart® Electric Water Heater - 9 Year Warranty

Model: ES50R92-45D    Lowe's Item* #: 345707


  • Touch screen electronic user interface makes it easy to set temperature, operating mode, and engage safety lock feature
  • Choice of operating modes; Standard, Energy Smart® (intelligently reacts to hot water use patterns to reduce standby heat loss), and Vacation saves you money while you are away
  • Electronic thermostat employs thermistors to sense temperature, and has no mechanical parts to wear - making it more accurate and reliable than conventional thermostats
  • SmartPort equipped, means Energy Smart® is smart grid ready for future utility management, as well as plug and play ready for home automation applications
  • Premium incoloy stainless steel lower heating element and copper upper element
  • Extra thick environmentally friendly polyurethane foam insulation reduces heat loss for maximum efficiency, saves money
  • Self-cleaning dip tube reduces tank sediment, ensuring long tank life and optimal efficiency
  • Dry fire protection ensures the installer does not accidentally burn out the upper element when power is turned on, if the water level in the tank is not full
  • Factory installed temperature and pressure relief valve ensures safe operation
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Product Dimensions
Weight:121 lbs.
Configuration and Overview
Capacity:50 Gallons
Family Size:4
Energy Star Certified:No
Energy Factor:0.92
Annual Cost of Operations:$573
LCD Display:Yes
Self Cleaning:Yes
Warranty Tank:9 Years
Warranty Parts:9 Years
Warranty Labor:1 Year
Max Wattage:4500
Emissions Standards:No Emissions
Foam Insulation:2 inches
Water Connection Location:Top
Water Connection Size:3/4 inch
T&P Relief Valve:Yes
Energy & Eco-Friendly
Energy Factor:0.92
Energy Smart®:Self-Diagnostic Electronic Control
50 Gallon Electric Water Heater - ES50R92-45D 4.5 5 759 759
It's nice to have hot water all of the time! So far I have been very pleased with the performance of the water heater. It's easy to change temperature settings by simply pushing a button and I always have hot water for my theraputic baths. (And I have a deep soaker tub!) I am extremely interested in conserving energy and I believe this 50 gallon Whirlpool water heater can help me cut my electric bill. April 17, 2015
Like the energy feature Very efficient heated up really quick. Very easy to program. April 14, 2015
Have good features Save energy, easy for installation, not heavy to caring home April 14, 2015
Excellent product Fairly simple installation (by my husband) with original temperature settings very simple through touch input. April 12, 2015
Very good features for a resonable price The instructions in the operating manual were very good. I am happy to have an electric water heater with energy saving features such as vacation setting and energy smart mode . The Element Icon lets me know both heating elements are working properly. April 9, 2015
Have not reviewed all features yet. Waiting to talk to my electric company and see if there are discounts for having this. Also asking them about if I need to change my energy savings box/timer they installed. Hot water is great!!! April 8, 2015
dont be scared of new technology, very easy to operate !!! just installed unit , very simple to install , took about 3 hrs to heat water from first fill at 130 degrees, curious to find out in the oncoming months how much energy that new style heater will save !!! April 8, 2015
love the product my last whirlpool energy saver lasted 20 yrs what more can i say April 8, 2015
kKKK This product is easy to set with the digital read screen.. I really like how it will display a error warning if something is wrong. April 6, 2015
Modern features. Simple installation. Good instructions for do it yourselfer. April 6, 2015

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Troubleshooting & Repair

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