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Larry Weingarten
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Hello: Your plan for using only the upper element is good. It buys you time to do some shopping. I’d make sure to put a wire nut on the end of each disconnected wire that used to go to the lower element to keep that wild electricity from straying :cool:.

Yours, Larry

Water Heater Rescue

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