Originally Posted by Lynlanning
I was shocked at how much gunk came out of the flush.....
Had the same issue as the OP and during an earlier anode change I couldn't get the new anode in as far as I thought the old anode was in. I picked up a wire brush a month later and was at the storage place and decided to clean the threads; I "power flushed" my tank...
, and yes, I forgot to bleed off the tank pressure before unscrewing the anode!
Cleaned the tank right out though! On me, the trailer stored next to mine, the driveway, and all over the tool box. Boy, there was a LOT of junk in there. Was
Brushed the threads and wrapped Teflon around the new anode; no leaks, no problems. Still didn't screw in as far, but it was better. Made note to self not to do that again.
BTW - I do NOT recommend the "Power Flush" method...just saying.
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