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Old 05-19-2011, 01:12 PM   #1
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I have A 2007 rockwood signature ultralight 8314ss.
need some info how often do you change the anode and what kind do you use aluma or magnesium?
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Old 05-19-2011, 01:33 PM   #2
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Your better off asking with the make/model of the hot water heater then the camper. If you have an anode and not a plug I believe that's a Suburban hot water heater. Anode life depends on how often it's wet and quality of water. Suburban says to replace when it's 3/4 gone. Atwood's do not require a sacrificial anode.
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Old 05-19-2011, 02:08 PM   #3
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This anode rod has been used 2 camping seasons, and has plenty of life left.

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On a Suburban water heater, it takes a 1 and 1/16th inch socket for the anode rod/drain plug.
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