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 Power vent
Author: Matt07c (NY)

My ao smith power vented hot water heater just leaked out of the bottom of the tank after 10 years. I went to Lowe’s and purchased another ao smith hot water heater that came with an attachment for a metal vent. Would this heater work with my old power vent?

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 Re: Power vent
Author: Tom130 (IL)

No. You need to get a power vent heater.

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 Re: Power vent
Author: packy (MA)

i'm not 100% sure but i think you can buy another power vented heater without the external parts(the same brand) and reuse the vent assembly etc ???

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 Re: Power vent
Author: NoHub (MA)

Hi Matt, did you spend around $600 ( atmospheric vent ) or around $1300+ (Power vent).Can you post a picture?.

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